Consumer Protection in UK Law

  • R v Johnstone (Robert Alexander)
    • House of Lords
    • 22 May 2003
    ......] RPC 281 , 291, per Jacob J, Philips Electronics NV v Remington Consumer Products [1998] RPC 283 , 311-312, per Jacob J, and in the Court of ...The 1994 Act provides for two separate regimes for the protection of trade marks and consumers. One regime is concerned with civil ......
  • Cavendish Square Holding BV v Talal El Makdessi; ParkingEye Ltd v Beavis
    • Supreme Court
    • 04 Nov 2015
    ...... (Instructed by Cubism Law) . Intervener (Consumers' Association) . Christopher Butcher QC . (Instructed by ... (pp 90–91) to the critical importance to Dunlop of the protection of their brand, reputation and goodwill, and their authorised distribution ......
  • Murphy v Brentwood District Council
    • House of Lords
    • 26 Jul 1990
    ...... manufactured -product should be intended to reach the injured consumer in the same state as that in which it was put up with no reasonable ... to be said for the view that in what is essentially a consumer protection field, as was observed by Lord Bridge of Harwich in D. & F. Estates , at ......
  • Wilson v First County Trust Ltd (No 2)
    • House of Lords
    • 10 Jul 2003
    ...... was a regulated agreement for the purposes of section 8 of the Consumer Credit Act 1974. A regulated agreement is not properly executed unless the ... on enforcement of a regulated agreement are for the protection of borrowers. They do not deprive a regulated agreement of all legal ......
  • M'Alister or Donoghue (Pauper) v Stevenson
    • House of Lords
    • 26 May 1932
    ...... in a receptacle which prevented inspection owed a duty to her as consumer of the article to take care that there was no noxious element in the ... the defender to be dangerous, in which cases a special duty of protection or adequate warning is placed upon the person who uses or distributes it. ......
  • National Westminster Bank Plc v Morgan
    • House of Lords
    • 07 Mar 1985
    ...... relieve against the mischief: for example, the hire-purchase and consumer protection legislation, of which the Supply of Goods (Implied Terms) Act ......
  • David Phillip Holliday (Durham County Consumer Protection Officer) v John Geoffrey Armstrong
    • Queen's Bench Division (Administrative Court)
    • 06 Feb 1995
  • Socimer International Bank Ltd ((in Liquidation)) v Standard Bank London Ltd
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 22 Feb 2008
    ...... Standard was to be treated as a “lender”, it had adequate protection" on Socimer's construction of clause 14 in the event of default by Socimer.\xE2"...This is the world of sophisticated investors, not that of consumer protection. These merchants in the securities of emerging markets have ......
  • R (Khatun and Others) v Newham London Borough Council
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 24 Feb 2004
    ......In summary the question was whether the Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts Regulations 1999 ("the Regulations") and Council Directive .... . 43 The applicant enjoys important protections. Under s.202(1) (f) and (1A) of the 1996 Act he has a right of review of ......
  • Tesco Supermarkets Ltd v Nattrass
    • House of Lords
    • 31 Mar 1971
    ......For the protection of purchasers or consumers Parliament in many cases made it an offence for ......
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