Introduction: Contract Law

  • Requirements for a contract to exist
  • Privity of contract
  • Classification of contracts
  • Terms of contracts

Introduction to the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013

  • Definitions
  • General scope of the Regulations
  • Exclusions
  • Enforcement
  • Additional payments
  • Helpline charges

Information requirements for on-premises, off-premises and distance contracts

  • On-premises contracts
    • Pre-contract information
  • Off-premises contracts
    • Pre-contract information
    • Repair and maintenance contracts
    • Contract copies/confirmation
    • Contracts involving digital content
  • Distance contracts
    • Pre-contractual information
    • Contracts concluded by digital means
    • Telephone calls
    • Confirmation of distance contracts

Cancellation provisions for off-premises and distance contracts

  • Exclusions
  • Cancellation periods
  • Reimbursement by the trader
  • Return of goods
  • Supply of services
  • Supply of digital content
  • Ancillary contracts

Statutory rights and remedies for:

  • Contracts to supply goods
  • Contracts to supply digital content
  • Contracts to supply services

Redress for misleading information

  • Requirements for misrepresentation actions
  • Types of misrepresentation and associated remedies
  • Exemption clauses
  • Rights to redress under Part 4A Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008

Tortious liability

  • Negligence actions
  • Consumer Protection Act 1987, Part 1

Exemption Clauses and Unfair Terms

  • Outright prohibitions under the Consumer Rights Act 2015
  • Part 2 of the Consumer Rights Act 2015 – protection against unfair terms and notices
  • Public enforcement of the law on unfair contract terms
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