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Directive article Article 2 (d)
Article 5
Reference Obbligazioni e Contratti, 2011, vol. 3, pages 165-171
Country Italy Legal Literature date 2011
Author L. FIORENTINO Author initial
Title EN The unfair commercial practices URL EN N/A
Title IT Le pratiche commerciali scorrette URL IT N/A
Keywords competitiongeneral scope of the UCP Directive

Head note

The work focuses on the scope of unfair commercial practices and their relation with antitrust rules. In this perspective it delves into the definitions of unfair commercial practice and average consumer.

In the second part of the work the author describes the recent evolution of consumer protection in the Italian Competition Authority's decisions, distinguishing between two different phases on the basis of the recent financial crisis.

General note

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