When The Nightingale Sings

When The Nightingale Sings

As you know, unfair commercial practices are prohibited under the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008. As a reminder, prohibited practices include: 1.Misleading Actions 2.Misleading Omissions 3.Aggressive Practices 4.Breach … Continued

Bait And Switch

Bait And Switch

Is it illegal to redirect potential purchasers from one brand to another? Advertisers on the internet have been known to seek to “capture” some of the high volume search traffic … Continued

Consumer Rights

Consumer Rights

The Directive is due to be implemented in the UK on 13 December 2013, and will be enforced from 13 June 2014. It is intended to harmonise many consumer rights … Continued

Focus on: Detox and Diets

Focus on: Detox and Diets

The author of the UK Advertising Codes, the Committee of Advertising Practice (“CAP”)recently published guidance on detoxes and diets after seeing a whole range of claims for avariety of different … Continued

Online Regulation - MoreNiche

Online Regulation

Once upon a time, it was thought that online companies had free rein in relation to the content or arrangement of their own website. However, it is now clear, in … Continued