Tag: European Commission

Collective re-dress: all talk and now trousers

Jamie Humphreys and Edward Turtle

Product manufacturers risk a significant increase in European-style “class actions” if proposals to amend the draft “New Deal for Consumers” are adopted.

Croatia hits winner in extra time; signs up to EC AI strategy

Jamie Humphreys

All Member States have now signed up to cooperate on the European Commission’s AI strategy.

Race against the machine

Edward Turtle

Commission considers whether EU machinery legislation remains fit for purpose, given pace of emerging technologies.

New Deal for Consumers; Raw Deal for Businesses?

Edward Turtle

European Commission proposes consumer rights of collective redress, more transparency online and strong sanctions linked to annual turnover.

You Brexit, you buy it: EU notice sets out post-Brexit position for EU product rules

Carol Roberts

EU notice considers potential impact on economic operators, authorised representatives, and Notified Bodies as a result of Brexit.

New kid on the block: EU regulation addresses geo-blocking and country redirects

Rod Freeman and Fergal Duggan

In this article, we address the EU’s recently adopted regulation banning unjustified geo-blocking in the internal market.

European Commission report on collective redress possibilities across the EU

Carol Roberts

The European Commission recently published an in-depth review of collective redress measures. We review the highlights from the report and proposed next steps.