Essays Tagged: "Consumer protection"

Internet law.

insured person that taken the trouble to read the policy and was unaffected by the unfair terms in consumer contract regulation 1994.However they exclude or restrict liability for other loss or damag ... put off by the disclaimer. By doing this it means after the client has made the contract under the Consumer Protection (Distance Selling) Regulations 2000 The buyer has the right to receive clear inf ...

(11 pages) 186 0 4.6 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

How to be a wise buyer. The tricks to wise buying. How to avoid scams, and what to do if one occurs.

In any industry there are two parties. The consumer and the seller. The Consumer is the one who is willing to buy products, where the Seller is ... ay still come across, various problems over the counter. In Case study "Davey V GT Programming" the consumer (the buyer), thought she had nowhere to turn. She was angry, and was stuck with a broken co ...

(1 pages) 85 2 3.8 Aug/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Australian Consumer Protection Legislation

"Governments have passed consumer protection legislation because they believe that the common law of contracts cannot adequat ... the Commonwealth and Queensland State governments have legislated to provide greater protection to consumers in contractual situations that would otherwise not be provided by common law. Examples of ... w. Examples of the government introducing legislation as a means of providing greater protection to consumers than common law are: The Trade and Practices Act 1974(Cth); and The Sale of Goods Act 1895 ...

(6 pages) 81 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Global E-Commerce

hallenges of Global E-Commerce 6-7Cultural preferences 7Localization 8Legal issues 8-9Bandwidth 9-10Consumer protection 11Payments 11Taxation 11Laws 11-12Economical Impact 12-13Digital Divide 13Defini ... n the U.S site the emphasis is on the 50% discount, because Americas are more concerned about price.Consumers in the United Kingdom are price -sensitive, while German consumers want toKnow what a prod ...

(9 pages) 459 1 4.8 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

PEST analysis of Siemens

ts or services.Also effecting the company's operations in Britain are the Sale of Goods Act and the Consumer Protection Acts that enable the consumer to have certain rights if they are supplied with f ... they have to pay more back in interest. Disposable incomes fall so therefore there it's likely that consumer spending falls. These negative knock-on effects can be costly to Siemens sales turnover.Soc ...

(3 pages) 228 0 1.7 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Compare Theodore Roosevelt's 'Square Deal' with Woodrow Wilson's 'New Freedom.' Who was more of a progressive?

w areas, unlike Roosevelt who acknowledged a whole array of areas such as labor, economy, politics, consumer protection, and environmental conservation.The Progressive Era was the time period after th ...

(8 pages) 78 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

B2B and B2C Ethical, Legal and Regulatory Issues

the global marketplace. In order to remain competitive, business-to-business (B2B) and business-to-consumer (B2C) businesses must have an Internet presence, and in many cases, must be able to conduct ... nsions that transcend traditional methods for regulation and control of business conduct.Regulating Consumer ProtectionConsumer protection represents one of the differences between B2B and B2C regulat ...

(5 pages) 1332 0 4.8 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

'Nostalgia' for Sale

he most prominent and influential figures in the advertising industry, makes an important statement:Consumer protection will remain the major rationale for theregulation of advertising in the 21st cen ... table and hence, the advertising industry must be regulated with the sole intention of safeguarding consumers. Ad executives are devising unique methods of advertising in order to evade such regulatio ...

(6 pages) 73 1 3.7 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Business Ethics

enterprise system consist of some ideas. Some important ideas are competition, workers rights, and consumer protection.Productive resources let businesses produce goods and provide services. The Idea ... reasonable standards. They all have to maintain and keep reasonable prices to attract and keep the consumers or the customers. This can mean lowering prices or increasing the quality of the products ...

(2 pages) 73 0 5.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


They also address legal issues that affect the daily lives of older persons such as health care and consumer protection. The Ta-Aide program is the nation?s largest, free, volunteer-run tax counseling ... ixty and older. The Legal Information Project develops laws and related materials for attorneys and consumers and distributes them to legal aid programs (About).The AARP also has community service pro ...

(2 pages) 23 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Accounting Reporting Criteria

s and each county, the global business world requires a unique consideration. “With heightened consumer protection becoming increasingly important, regulation of American reporting criteria such ...

(4 pages) 152 0 0.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Business Law Assignment

aws implementationIn the above mentioned case we can use two legal supports to resolve these issues:Consumer protection lawNegligence lawConsumer protection lawThis law states that it is a seller resp ... ligence lawConsumer protection lawThis law states that it is a seller responsibility to protect the consumer rights and to sell him or her right thing at right prices. To bring into action this law, g ...

(4 pages) 36 0 3.4 Feb/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

HOA Bill of Rights

Andrew (2006, July). In Brief: A Bill of Rights for Homeowners inAssociations: Basic Principles of Consumer Protection and Sample Model Statute. Retrieved FEB 27, 2008, from In Brief: A Bill of Right ... d FEB 27, 2008, from In Brief: A Bill of Rights for Homeowners in Associations: Basic Principles of Consumer Protection Web site:

(4 pages) 710 0 0.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Key Performance Indicators of Ports

Port Authority, Customs and several Government departments such as Health, Agriculture, Fisheries, Consumer Protection, Transport, Military and Security usually have a presence at gateway ports (Hass ...

(45 pages) 129 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management