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Poll backs rogue traders crackdown

Burnley Express, – Fri, 18 Apr 2008 09:32

Almost all Scots want tougher laws governing aggressive and unfair sales practices, new research reveals. More than nine in ten (96%) Scots said they want a crackdown on rogue traders, the Department for Business and Regulatory Reform survey found.

...and stamp out unfair selling by any business that sells to consumers. If they are approved by Parliament, the Consumer Protection Regulations...

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Mystics see EU trouble

 

Telegraph, – Fri, 18 Apr 2008 07:30

Mediums, psychics, tarot card readers and spiritual healers are predicting problems in the future over new European Union legislation which they fear could leave them open to litigation from sceptics.

...the Government over plans to make the mystic profession subject to consumer-protection regulations drafted in Brussels.Britain's 1951 Fraudulent...

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Mystics see trouble ahead over new EU law

 

Telegraph, – Fri, 18 Apr 2008 06:22

By Bruno Waterfield in Brussels Mediums, psychics, tarot card readers and spiritual healers are predicting problems in the future over new European Union legislation which they fear could leave them open to litigation from sceptics.

...the Government over plans to make the mystic profession subject to consumer-protection regulations drafted in Brussels.Britain's 1951 Fraudulent...

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Britons want tougher rogue trader laws

 

Which?, – Fri, 18 Apr 2008 04:14

New rules will make it harder for cowboy traders

Almost all Britons want tougher laws governing aggressive and unfair sales practices, according to research.

...the Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulation ahead of new consumer protection regulations to be introduced next month found 96% of...

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Biggest rogue-trader crackdown in 40 years

 

The Scotsman, – Fri, 18 Apr 2008 02:45

A SERIES of stringent laws designed to clamp down on aggressive and unfair sales practices are to be introduced next month, Regulations proposed by the government are aimed at curbing the activities of doorstep sellers, businesses using false accreditation, and companies purporting to offer prize draws.

...system. Legislation in this area is inadequate because, unlike the consumer protection regulations, it does not cover the inherent unfairness and aggressive...


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