Commercial Contracts: A Practical Guide to Standard Terms

Andy Hill, Head of Legal Publishing

January 10, 2020

The 5th edition of Commercial Contracts: A Practical Guide to Standard Terms is now live for susbcribers to Company and Commercial.

Key changes for the new 5th edition include coverage and analysis of:

  • important case law as to when terms are unfair or unreasonable, notably the first Supreme Court ruling on the fairness test in ParkingEye Ltd v Beavis
  • Changes in the regulation of consumer credit since regulation passed to the Financial Conduct Authority
  • Fresh court guidance as to when terms have been incorporated into a contract
  • Rulings on the rules as to the enforceable of onerous terms
  • The Consumer Rights Act 2015
  • The effect of the Data Protection Act 2018 and GDPR
  • Brexit and the transitional period
  • The new 2019 EU Regulation on privacy
  • Replacement of the PECR regulations by the new EU Directive on trade secrets and UK implementation