TITLE

Entretenimiento en línea y protección de los consumidores

AUTHOR(S)
De Miguel Asensio, Pedro Alberto
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
IDP: Revista de Internet, Derecho y Politica;nov2012, Issue 15, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The market for certain on line services, such as those based on the establishment of virtual platforms and communities, is characterized by the dominance of a number of global providers which have expanded their business models from the US to the rest of the world. Given the strict legal framework in force in the EU concerning consumer contracts and data protection, it has become of great importance the assessment of to what extent such restrictive regimes are being applied with regard to the contract terms under which those online services are being provided to European consumers. Such an analysis has deep implications, not only with regard to the level of effective protection of European consumers, but also to the extent that it affects the competitiveness of European companies subject to the strict European legal framework.
ACCESSION #
97347329

 

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