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|Reference||Contracteren, 2008/3, pages 60-67|
|Country||The Netherlands||Legal Literature date||2008|
|Author||E.C. RUNIA||Author initial|
|Title EN||Making contracts: Multi Level Marketing: an unfair commercial practice?||URL EN||N/A|
|Title NL||Contracten maken: Multi Level Marketing: een oneerlijke handelspraktijk?||URL NL||N/A|
|Keywords||contract law, misleading commercial practices, national law, pyramid scheme|
This article discusses the effects of the implementation of the UCP Directive in the Dutch Civil Code for multi level marketing (MLM) contracts. The conclusion of the article is as follows: it is (not yet) necessary to adjust multi level contracts between MLM-providers and participants. It is advisable to instruct participants to follow the UCP Directive provisions; the penalty for not doing so could be termination of the contract.