16 September 2015
New consumer protection rules will apply from 1 October 2015. Radar looks at further guidance on the Consumer Rights Act and at requirements under the ADR Regulations.
New consumer information requirements for traders dealing with consumers
Traders dealing with EU consumers will have to comply with new ADR information requirements from 1 October 2015.
CMA updates guidance on unfair contract terms
The CMA has published updated guidance to take account of changes introduced by the Consumer Rights Act 2015.
ICO recommendations for preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation
The ICO has made recommendations to businesses and published updated views on the progress of the Regulation and the European Council’s draft.
In briefTaylor Wessing’s dedicated Consumer Law Reform web page
Our dedicated Consumer Law Reform web page hosts a wealth of material on the changes to consumer protection law over the last few years including the Consumer Rights Act 2015 and the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013. It includes articles, briefing notes and links to relevant legislation and guidance. The last set of major changes for the foreseeable future will be in force from 1 October 2015.