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Fast track examination of trade marks
A consultation document seeks the opinion of businesses on the proposed reintroduction of accelerated trade mark examination in the UK at a premium fee.
Women in marketing: a contribution to an on-going debate and an invitation for you to make your voice heard
Are women in marketing victims of a glass ceiling? The 2012-13 Croner Marketing Rewards survey highlighted that the gender pay gap was the lowest it has been in 10 years however; at director level there is still a 2.
Consumer rights bill: implementing the consumer rights bill
A guide describes the government's plans for implementation of the Consumer Rights Bill and education of businesses, consumers, and regulators as to its provisions.
Misleading and aggressive commercial practices - new private rights for consumers: guidance on the Consumer Protection (Amendment) Regulations 2014
A guide describes new laws allowing consumers to take civil action against traders guilty of "misleading" or "aggressive" practices in inducing them to purchase goods or services.
Statement of principles for parcel deliveries
A guide provides recommended best practice principles for remote retailers in their delivery policies.
Response document: fast track examination of trade marks
A paper summarises responses to the proposal to introduce an accelerated examination procedure for trade marks in the UK.
Public views on ethical retail
A report describes the results of a survey of public opinions of the ethics of retailers, and whether these affected buying decisions.