TITLE

New rules for distance selling

AUTHOR(S)
Knowles, Janet
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;06/02/2000, Issue 5190, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the distance selling in Europe. Directive from the European Commission giving consumers protection if they buy at a distance covering both contracts for the supply of goods and contracts for the supply of services concluded at a distance; Impact of the directive on retailers; Consumers' right to cancel the contract without giving any reason; Use of automated calling system and faxes.
ACCESSION #
3349198

 

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