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Unfair contracts languishing at Legal Service

Fifty two decisions by the Cyprus Consumer Protection Service relating to unfair contracts have been languishing at the Legal Service for two-and-a-half years instead of being brought to court.

Hellenic bank violated consumer rights

The Cyprus Consumer Protection Service has ruled that the Hellenic Bank violated consumer rights with abusive clauses in mortgage contracts and imposed charges for early debt repayments.

Swiss francs loan landmark decision

The Cyprus Competition and Consumer Protection Service has ruled that a Swiss francs loan agreement between Alpha Bank Cyprus and two UK residents breaches the unfair terms in consumer contracts law.

Alpha Panareti slapped by CCPS over unfair contract

The CCPS has ruled that a contract to purchase an apartment between Alpha Panareti and a Scottish woman breaches the provisions of law 93(I)/1996 on unfair terms in consumer contracts.

Action against Cyprus

The European Commission has opened infringement proceedings against Cyprus regarding the application of EU Directives on unfair commercial practices and unfair contract terms.

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