• Business
  • Published 2012

Unfair Contract Terms in B2C Contracts

  title={Unfair Contract Terms in B2C Contracts},
  author={Martijn Willem Hesselink and Marco B.M. Loos},
The text, structure and terminology of Chapter 8 CESL on ‘Unfair contract terms’ deliberately are quite similar to the Unfair Terms Directive 1993. However, given the fact that the Unfair Terms Directive 1993 only provided for minimum harmonisation and that, in this respect, the self-standing nature that the Commission envisages for the CESL is functionally similar to full harmonisation, the European Commission had to make certain choices. On those points where the proposal deviates from the… CONTINUE READING