Consumer Sales and Guarantees Directive (1999/44) - France

National Law

  • Order of 3 December 1987 regarding consumer information on prices
    • Adoption date for national laws: 03/12/1987
    • In force date: 10/12/1987
Order of 3 December 1987 regarding consumer information on prices 03/12/1987 10/12/1987
  • Consumer Code
    • Adoption date for national laws: 18/01/1992
    • In force date: 01/10/2016
Consumer Code 18/01/1992 01/10/2016
  • Legislative Act n°92-645 of the 13th july 1992 defining the conditions of exercice of the activites relating to the organisation and the sale of travels or journeys
    • Adoption date for national laws: 13/07/1992
    • In force date: 14/07/1992
Legislative Act n°92-645 of the 13th july 1992 defining the conditions of exercice of the activites relating to the organisation and the sale of travels or journeys 13/07/1992 14/07/1992
  • Order of 16 November 1999 on the indication of unit prices for certain prewrapped products offered to consumers
    • Adoption date for national laws: 16/11/1999
    • In force date: 24/11/1999
Order of 16 November 1999 on the indication of unit prices for certain prewrapped products offered to consumers 16/11/1999 24/11/1999
  • Tourism Code
    • Adoption date for national laws: 20/12/2004
    • In force date: 10/02/2017
Tourism Code 20/12/2004 10/02/2017
Articles L. 121-1 and L. 121-1-1 of the Consumer Code implementing Articles 6 and 7 of the Directive and its Annex I 03/01/2008 05/01/2008
  • Law n° 2008-3 of 3 January 2008 for the development of competition to the benefit of consumers
    • Adoption date for national laws: 03/01/2008
    • In force date: 05/01/2008
Law n° 2008-3 of 3 January 2008 for the development of competition to the benefit of consumers 03/01/2008 05/01/2008
Article L. 120-1 of the Consumer Code implementing Article 5 of the UCP Directive 03/01/2008 05/01/2008
Articles L. 122-11 to L. 122-15 of the Consumer Code implementing Articles 8 and 9 of the UCP Directive 03/01/2008 05/01/2008
  • Law n° 2008-776 of 4 August 2008 of modernisation of the economy
    • Adoption date for national laws: 04/08/2008
    • In force date: 06/08/2008
Law n° 2008-776 of 4 August 2008 of modernisation of the economy 04/08/2008 06/08/2008
  • Order of 15 June 2010 determining the content of standard information forms relating to timeshare contracts, long-term holiday product contracts, resale contracts, exchange contracts and the content of Standard withdrawal form to facilitate the right of withdrawal
    • Adoption date for national laws: 15/06/2010
    • In force date: 01/01/9999
Order of 15 June 2010 determining the content of standard information forms relating to timeshare contracts, long-term holiday product contracts, resale contracts, exchange contracts and the content of Standard withdrawal form to facilitate the right of withdrawal 15/06/2010 01/01/9999
Articles L. 121-35, L. 121-36 and L. 122-1 of the Consumer Code 17/05/2011 19/05/2011
  • Law n° 2011-525 of 17 May 2011 of simplification and improvement of the quality of law
    • Adoption date for national laws: 17/05/2011
    • In force date: 19/05/2011
Law n° 2011-525 of 17 May 2011 of simplification and improvement of the quality of law 17/05/2011 19/05/2011
Article L. 122-3 of the Consumer Code 17/05/2011 19/05/2011
Article L. 121-8 of the Consumer Code on comparative advertising 17/05/2011 19/05/2011
  • Law n° 2011-525 of 17 May 2011 of simplification and improvement of the quality of law
    • Adoption date for national laws: 17/05/2011
    • In force date: 19/05/2011
Law n° 2011-525 of 17 May 2011 of simplification and improvement of the quality of law 17/05/2011 19/05/2011
Article L. 121-2 of the Consumer Code, Articles L. 121-3 to L. 121-7 of the Consumer Code and Articles L. 141-1 to L. 141-4 implementing Article 11 of the Directive 17/05/2011 19/05/2011
  • Law n° 2014-344 of March 17th, 2014 related to consumers
    • Adoption date for national laws: 17/03/2014
    • In force date: 01/01/9999
Law n° 2014-344 of March 17th, 2014 related to consumers 17/03/2014 01/01/9999
  • Decree n° 2016-884 of June 29th, 2016
    • Adoption date for national laws: 29/06/2016
    • In force date: 01/01/9999
Decree n° 2016-884 of June 29th, 2016 29/06/2016 01/01/9999
  • Tourism Code
    • Adoption date for national laws: 01/01/9999
    • In force date: 01/01/9999
Tourism Code 01/01/9999 01/01/9999
  • Decree of 16 November 1999 on the indication of unit prices for certain prewrapped products offered to consumers
    • Adoption date for national laws: 01/01/9999
    • In force date: 24/11/1999
Decree of 16 November 1999 on the indication of unit prices for certain prewrapped products offered to consumers 01/01/9999 24/11/1999
  • Regulation No. 2001-741 of 23 August 2001 implementing EC Directives on Consumer Law
    • Adoption date for national laws: 01/01/9999
    • In force date: 25/08/2001
Regulation No. 2001-741 of 23 August 2001 implementing EC Directives on Consumer Law 01/01/9999 25/08/2001
  • Consumer Code
    • Adoption date for national laws: 01/01/9999
    • In force date: 01/01/9999
Consumer Code 01/01/9999 01/01/9999
  • Decree No.94-490 on the conditions to exercise the activities relating to the organisation and the sale of packages or journeys
    • Adoption date for national laws: 01/01/9999
    • In force date: 17/06/1994
Decree No.94-490 on the conditions to exercise the activities relating to the organisation and the sale of packages or journeys 01/01/9999 17/06/1994
  • Regulation No. 2005-136 of 17 February 2005 on the guarantee of conformity to the contract of the good owed to the consumer by the seller
    • Adoption date for national laws: 01/01/9999
    • In force date: 18/02/2005
Regulation No. 2005-136 of 17 February 2005 on the guarantee of conformity to the contract of the good owed to the consumer by the seller 01/01/9999 18/02/2005

Enforcement System

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Cases

  • 0567/06C
    • National ID: 0567/06C
    • Common Name: link
    • Directive Part: link
    • Decision type: Other
    • Decision date: 07/11/2006
0567/06C link link" Other" 07/11/2006
  • N°05-18.135
    • National ID: N°05-18.135
    • Common Name: link
    • Directive Part: Article 4
    • Decision type: Other
    • Decision date: 21/11/2006
N°05-18.135 link Article 4" Other" 21/11/2006
  • 10/00164
    • National ID: 10/00164
    • Common Name: link
    • Directive Part: Article 2, 2., (b) Article 2, 2., (c)
    • Decision type: Court decision in appeal
    • Decision date: 08/02/2011
10/00164 link Article 2, 2., (b) Article 2, 2., (c)" Court decision in appeal" 08/02/2011
  • 11/07174
    • National ID: 11/07174
    • Common Name: link
    • Directive Part: Article 5, 3.
    • Decision type: Court decision in appeal
    • Decision date: 04/02/2013
11/07174 link Article 5, 3." Court decision in appeal" 04/02/2013
  • 12-27927
    • National ID: 12-27927
    • Common Name: link
    • Directive Part: Article 2, 2., (c)
    • Decision type: Supreme court decision
    • Decision date: 05/02/2014
12-27927 link Article 2, 2., (c)" Supreme court decision" 05/02/2014
  • 13-22893
    • National ID: 13-22893
    • Common Name: link
    • Directive Part: Article 6
    • Decision type: Other
    • Decision date: 18/12/2014
13-22893 link Article 6" Other" 18/12/2014
  • 2015/242
    • National ID: 2015/242
    • Common Name: link
    • Directive Part: Article 5, 3.
    • Decision type: Court decision in appeal
    • Decision date: 21/04/2015
2015/242 link Article 5, 3." Court decision in appeal" 21/04/2015
  • 14-25910
    • National ID: 14-25910
    • Common Name: link
    • Directive Part: Article 3, 2.
    • Decision type: Supreme court decision
    • Decision date: 09/12/2015
14-25910 link Article 3, 2." Supreme court decision" 09/12/2015

Legal Literature

  • Les Petites affiches, n° 215, p. 5
    • Reference: Les Petites affiches, n° 215, p. 5
    • Title: Buyer's rights in the Directive of 25 May 1999 on sale: actuality of Community provisions on the verge of their transposition
    • Author: PIGNARRE, G.
    • Publication Year: 2004
Les Petites affiches, n° 215, p. 5 Buyer's rights in the Directive of 25 May 1999 on sale: actuality of Community provisions on the verge of their transposition PIGNARRE, G. 01/01/1970
  • RTD civ. 2005. 483
    • Reference: RTD civ. 2005. 483
    • Title: Conformity of goods - Transposition of Directive 99/44
    • Author: LEROYER, A.-M.
    • Publication Year: 2005
RTD civ. 2005. 483 Conformity of goods - Transposition of Directive 99/44 LEROYER, A.-M. 01/01/1970
Contrats Concurrence Consommation n° 4, Avril 2002, chron. 7 Mistake, non-conformity, latent defects: current issues at the time of the Directive of 25 May 1999 transposition FAMILY, R. 01/01/1970
  • Recueil Dalloz 2005 p.1557
Recueil Dalloz 2005 p.1557 The new "conformity guarantee" for consumers TOURNAFOND, O. 01/01/1970
  • RTD civ. 2005. 345
    • Reference: RTD civ. 2005. 345
    • Title: Transposition of Directive 99/44 EC in the Consumer Code
    • Author: REMY-CORLAY, P.
    • Publication Year: 2005
RTD civ. 2005. 345 Transposition of Directive 99/44 EC in the Consumer Code REMY-CORLAY, P. 01/01/1970
Contrats Concurrence Consommation n° 8-9, Août 2005, étude 8 Transposition of the Directive of 25 May 1999 on guarantees related to the sale of consumer goods PAISANT, G. 01/01/1970
  • RTD civ. 2002. 871
    • Reference: RTD civ. 2002. 871
    • Title: Transposition of the Directive of 25 May 1999 on the sale and guarantee of consumer goods: Which code for European sales law?
    • Author: RAYNARD, J.
    • Publication Year: 2002
RTD civ. 2002. 871 Transposition of the Directive of 25 May 1999 on the sale and guarantee of consumer goods: Which code for European sales law? RAYNARD, J. 01/01/1970

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