OECD Guidelines for Protecting Consumers from Fraudulent and Deceptive Commercial Practices across Borders

Cross-border trade and the Internet bring substantial benefits to businesses and consumers alike, but also pose new challenges to the collective ability of governments to protect consumers from fraudulent and deceptive commercial practices. Such practices undermine the integrity of markets to the de...

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Corporate Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Format: eBook
Language:Multiple
Published: Paris OECD Publishing 2003, 2003
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Collection: OECD Books and Papers - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Cross-border trade and the Internet bring substantial benefits to businesses and consumers alike, but also pose new challenges to the collective ability of governments to protect consumers from fraudulent and deceptive commercial practices. Such practices undermine the integrity of markets to the detriment of all businesses and consumers. These Guidelines establish a common framework to enable OECD member countries to better combat fraudulent and deceptive cross-border commercial practices through closer, faster, and more efficient co-operation among their consumer protection agencies
Physical Description:32 p. 16x23cm
ISBN:9789264103573