The UK Supreme Court and cross-border accidents

Article Date: 21-11-2016
Categories: Contract Law Typology: Articles
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On 3 August 2016, the UK Supreme Court delivered its judgment in Moreno v The Motor Insurers’ Bureau, [2016] UKSC 52. The facts were the following. On 17 May 2011, Ms Tiffany Moreno, a United Kingdom resident, was on holiday in Greece. Walking along the verge of a road, she was struck fro... [Read All]

When may professional sellers be sued in consumers’ Member State?

European Court of Justice, case C-190/11

Article Date: 06-09-2012
Categories: Consumer Law Typology: Case Law
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In a preliminary ruling referred by Austrian Supreme Court, the CJEU clarified that, in some circumstances, it is possible for consumers to file an action before the courts of their own country against a seller based in a different EU member state, even when the contract has not been stipulated &ldq... [Read All]
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