Netherlands consults on implementation of EU digital content directive

Monday 23 December 2019 | 16:00 CET | News
The Dutch government has opened a public consultation on draft legislation to implement the EU's latest directives on e-commerce. Approved in May, the directives cover consumer protection in the sale of digital content and the sale of goods both online and offline. Comments on the Dutch legislation can be submitted until 31 January 2020. 

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