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Surveys of Consumers – Univ of Michigan

Surveys of Consumers – chief economist, Richard Curtin – Preliminary Results for April 2018 – “Consumer sentiment slipped in early April, largely reversing the gains recorded in the prior two months. The small decline was widely shared by all age … Continue reading

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Commission proposes a new deal for consumers

On 11 April 2018, the European Commission issued legislative proposals for a new deal for consumers to ensure that EU consumers fully benefit from their rights under EU law. In summary the new deal seeks to strengthen consumer rights online … Continue reading

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reasonable consumers might not know just how big Apple iOS 8 is

Orshan v. Apple Inc. 2018 WL 1510202, No. 14-cv-05659-EJD (N.D. Cal. Mar. 27, 2018)The plaintiffs bought iPhones and iPads with 16 GB capacity running earlier versions of iOS, which they later upgraded to iOS 8, which used anywhere from 18.1%-23.1% … Continue reading

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LIZ PEEK: Rivals and consumers will rein in Facebook, not regulation. Also advertisers. …

LIZ PEEK: Rivals and consumers will rein in Facebook, not regulation. Also advertisers. Read more detail on Recent Law Professor posts –

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Venmo Agrees to Stop Misleading Consumers

Earlier this week, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) announced a settlement with PayPal, Inc. over allegations that Venmo, a PayPal-owned mobile payment and social networking application, misled customers on issues relating to account transfers and privacy settings and enabled fraud through … Continue reading

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