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On 1 October, the Consumer Rights Act 2015 comes into force.
Perhaps you haven't really had much time to look into it? Perhaps you have and you don't want to miss anything?
Here's four tips on how to check your client's T&Cs for compliance.
If your T&Cs to consumers refer to any of the following laws in particular, alarm bells should be ringing.
These laws are all affected by the coming into force of the Consumer Rights Act 2015. Some of them will only apply from 1 October 2015 to business-to-business contracts, others will be revoked in their entirety.
If your terms and conditions refer to them, they are likely to be out-of-date.
The following laws should be considered in detail, among others:
Bear in mind that terms and conditions should reflect the law, not quote it verbatim.
For example. the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) frowns upon the lavish quoting of statutes in terms and conditions—with the possible exception of the friendly sounding Consumer Rights Act 2015.
Therefore, whilst yo
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