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Directive 2011/83/EU on Consumer Rights Published in the OJEU: A Milestone for Consumer Protection

Directive 2011/83/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2011 on consumer rights has been published in today's Official Journal of the EU (OJ L 304, 22.11.2011, p. 64). The directive is a milestone as it merges and updates 4 existing directives on consumer protection, namely:
  • Council Directive 93/13/EEC
  • Directive 1999/44/EC
  • Directive 85/577/EEC
  • Directive 97/7/EC.
Here is the text of Directive 2011/83/EU.

Here is the website of the EU Commission, DG Health and Consumers, Consumer Affairs.