TITLE

Keeping risk at a distance

AUTHOR(S)
Moran, Michael
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;1/18/2002, Issue 5270, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on British regulations designed to provide protection to consumers who purchase from retailers through distance selling. Information required from retailers who sell to customers at a distance; Rights of consumers to cancer orders.
ACCESSION #
5972416

 

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