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DGCCRF Launches Nationwide Enquiry – finally..

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The French Direction générale de la concurrence, de la consommation et de la répression des fraudes (DGCCRF) have finalised evaluating all the data provided by its CPC counterparts and is launching a nation-wide inquiry on the acts covered in the complaints, which have also affected a large number of French consumers. We have been informed […]

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CCPC Update

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The CCPC (Competition and Consumer Protection Commission) in Ireland delivered the first batch of cases to the French DGCCRF (Directorate General for Competition, Consumption and Fraud Control) at the end of October and a second round of cases is due to begin delivery to them this month. The CCPC have said: “The DGCCRF has informed […]

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Press Updates – Autumn 2017

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Updated 5th Nov 2017 The Times Peter O’Dwyer had another article in The Times (Irish edition) on 31st Oct 2017 – see Property ‘scam’ complaints passed to French watchdog. The Times Peter O’Dwyer had an article in The Times (Irish edition) on 10th Oct 2017, Irish Victims of Alleged French Property Scam Win Reprieve, where he outlines the view […]

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CCPC Prioritises French Leaseback Issues

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The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) have informed Brian Hayes‘ office that the French Sale and Leaseback complaints are the immediate priority issue for the Consumer Enforcement Division. They have received over 200 complaints from Irish consumers and expect to receive more. The French equivalent consumer body, the DGCCRF (Direction Générale de la Concurrence, de […]

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Press Updates for French Leaseback Owners

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Update : 31 May 2017 RTE Radio 1 Following on from a successful piece on Morning Ireland by Justin McCarthy on 31 May 2017, many Irish owners have been in contact with the CCPC. The piece featured 2 owners and Brian Hayes MEP. They finished up by advising any listeners who had experienced these issues […]