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Directive article Reference A.W.S. 2006, 21, 32-33
Country EU level Legal Literature date 2006
Author H. HART Author initial
Title EN The Unfair Commercial Practices Directive URL EN N/A
Keywords average consumerenforcementgeneral discussiontransaction decision

Head note

This article reviews the aim and scope of the UCP Directive, including:

(1) the definition of a commercial practice;

(2) when a commercial practice is unfair;

(3) the meaning of the concept of "average consumer";

(4) when a transactional decision has been taken;

(5) the continued application of national provisions; and

(6) enforcement.

General note

Relevant cases

National ID Common name Date decision Decision type