Portal Europeo de e-Justicia - Case Law
Cerrar

YA ESTÁ DISPONIBLE LA VERSIÓN BETA DEL PORTAL

Visite la versión BETA del Portal Europeo de e-Justicia y díganos qué le parece.

 
 

Recorrido de navegación


menu starting dummy link

Page navigation

menu starting dummy link

Case Details

Case Details
National ID AP de Madrid (Sección 28ª) Sentencia núm. 149/2011 de 6 mayo
Estado miembro España
Common Name link
Decision type Court decision in appeal
Decision date 06/05/2011
Órgano jurisdiccional Audiencia Provincial de Madrid
Asunto
Demandante ASOCIACIÓN DE USUARIOS DE SERVICIOS BANCARIOS (AUSBANC CONSUMO)
Demandado CREDITSERVICES S.A.
Palabras clave advertisement, consumer rights organisation, legal rights, misleading advertising

Misleading and Comparative Advertising Directive, Article 2, (b) Injunctions Directive, Article 3, (b)

(1) Consumers associations are legally entitled to file a claim on behalf of their members.

(2) The concept of misleading advertising covers advertising that fails to provide any details as necessary to understand the actual conditions of the products or services advertised.
The defendant inserted a misleading advertising in a local publication.
(1) Are consumers' associations legally entitled to file a claim on behalf of their members?

(2) Does the concept of misleading advertising cover advertising that fails to provide any details on the actual conditions of the products or services advertised?
The court ruled to endorse the legal title of the consumer association for representing its members in court as the consumer associations are entitled to exercise actions on behalf of the defense of collective interests. The court declared misleading the advertisement inserted by the defendant and orders the defendant to cease in the publication of the same. In addition, it ordered the defendant to publish the decision.
Full Text: Full Text

No results available

No results available

The defendant was ordered to cease in the publication of the misleading ad and to publish the judicial decision.