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Greece: (Consumer Protection) New distance selling regulation

The Consumer Rights Directive (2011/83/EU), implemented by virtue of the Joint Ministerial Decision Z1-891/30.08.2013, came into force on 13.06.2014, amending the sections on distance selling and off-premises contracts of the Consumer Protection Law 2251/1994. The newly introduced provisions include a ban on hidden fees (‘cost traps’) and surcharges, a ban on pre-ticked boxes on websites, […]