How to write a business to consumer contract (Fairness Test)

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Business to consumer contracts must be written a certain way for them to be binding and enforceable. A written term of a consumer contract or consumer notice must be transparent. Transparency means that the term should be comprehensible and understandable to the consumer. A term or notice that is unfair is not legally binding on […]

How to write a business to consumer contract (Transparency Test)

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Business to consumer contracts must be written a certain way for them to be binding and enforceable. A written term of a consumer contract or notice must be transparent. A term or notice that is unfair is not legally binding on consumers. The Competitions and Markets Authority and other bodies can take action to stop […]

How to write a business to consumer contract (Blacklisted Terms)

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Other articles have looked at the fairness and transparency test that apply to contract terms in more detail. However, there are some prohibited terms known as the blacklist. There are also grey listed terms which could be classed as unfair and fail the fairness test. Another article will discuss the grey list in more detail […]

How to write a business to consumer contract (Grey Listed Terms)

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Other articles have looked at the fairness and transparency tests that apply to contract terms in detail. There are both blacklisted (prohibited) and grey listed terms. This article will discuss the grey listed terms in more detail whilst another will look at the blacklist. Schedule 2 of the Consumer Rights Act demonstrates the meaning of […]

What are website cookies?

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This piece is going to discuss the use of online cookies. Firstly, a cookie is a ‘text file’ which usually contains two pieces of information, a site name and unique user identification. When a user visits a site that uses cookies for the first time, a cookie is downloaded to the device. The next time […]