(020) 7242 5778
enquiries@wildy.com

Wildy’s Book News

Book News cover photo

Vol 24 No 6 June/July 2019

Book of the Month

Cover of Contracts of Employment: Law and Guidance and Precedents

Contracts of Employment: Law and Guidance and Precedents

Price: £250.00

Offers for Newly Called Barristers & Students

Special Discounts for Newly Called & Students

Read More ...


Secondhand & Out of Print

Browse Secondhand Online

Read More...


A Comparative Analysis of Policing Consumer Contracts in China and the EU


ISBN13: 9789811329883
Published: February 2019
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
Country of Publication: Singapore
Format: Hardback
Price: £109.99



This is a Print On Demand Title.
The publisher will print a copy to fulfill your order. Books can take between 1 to 3 weeks. Looseleaf titles between 1 to 2 weeks.

This book seeks to fill a gap in the existing literature by describing the formulation, interpretation and enforcement of the rules on consumer contracts in China and the EU, and by mapping key similarities and differences. The study addresses selected issues regarding consumer contracts: sources of law in the two jurisdictions are first discussed to set the scene. Afterwards, one preliminary issue - how to define the concept of a consumer contract - and two substantive topics - unfair terms and withdrawal rights - are dealt with. Apart from the descriptive analysis, the book also provides possible explanations for these comparative findings, and argues that the differences in consumer contract rules can be primarily attributed to a disparity of markets. The book offers a valuable resource, particularly for researchers and practitioners in the fields of private law and comparative law.

Subjects:
Contract Law, Other Jurisdictions , China
Contents:
Foreword
Preface
Introduction
Sources of Consumer Contract Law
The Concept of Consumer Contract
Unfair Terms
Withdrawal Rights
Conclusions
Relevant Documents
Bibliography.