China’s State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC) recently released its draft Implementing Regulations on the Protection of the Rights and Interests of Consumers (Draft Regulations) for comments. The Draft Regulations seek to further strengthen consumer rights in China. Proposed changes include setting mandatory returns and exchange arrangements, tackling aggressive selling behaviour and expressly prohibiting cold calls. In this article … Continue Reading
Welcome to the Hogan Lovells Global Payments Newsletter. In this monthly publication we provide an overview of the most recent payments, regulatory and market developments from major jurisdictions around the world as well as sharing interesting reports and surveys on issues affecting the market.
Key developments of interest over the last month include:
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- Super-lobby group planned: The British Bankers’ Association,
Julie Brill, Hogan Lovells partner, and co-head of our global privacy and Cybersecurity practice, recently commented on the EU-US Privacy Shield for the EurActiv publication. Her comments are republished here, with permission:
The free flow of data is essential to an ever-growing segment of the global economy. Yet some policymakers and advocates, citing privacy concerns, have called for shutting off … Continue Reading