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Prepare for new payment security guidelines. Political Agreement on new Payment Services Directive.

Written by Edwin Jacobs on Tuesday 12 May 2015 in the category E-business with the tags , .

Mid-December 2014, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published its final Guidelines on the security of internet payments. These Guidelines are based on the work published by the European Forum on the Security of Retail Payments (SecuRe Pay) and set the minimum security requirements that Payment Services Providers (PSPs) in the EU will be expected to implement by 1 August 2015. Meanwhile, there is already a political agreement on the new PSD2.

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Not satisfied with an App? Get your money back

Written by Ruben Roex on Thursday 29 January 2015 in the category E-business with the tags , , , .

Apple decided at the end of December 2014, with the New Year just around the corner, to modify its return policy for iTunes and App Store purchases. Up until that modification, Apple’s return policy was essentially non-existent as each purchase made via those platforms was definitive and irreversible.

 

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7 Legal Challenges for e-commerce in Europe

Written by Edwin Jacobs on Tuesday 2 September 2014 in the category E-business with the tags , .

The Web’s enormous potential for procuring, selling and marketing products and services is clear; e-commerce in the EU has developed into big business in a relatively short-space of time, with companies able to offer their products and services with greater ease than before. Amidst this apparently unstoppable trend, time.lex sets out 7 of the legal challenges currently facing e-commerce in the EU.

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