Contract law

Consumer Watchdog Warns Against Dishonest Deals With the Elderly

Bulgaria's Consumer Protection Commission (KZP) warned a telecom against inducing the elderly to sign unfavourable for them subscription plans, reports

According to the results of a KZP inspection, the telecom employees were taking an advantage of the vulnerability of the elderly and made them sign long term contracts they do not understand and accept. 

Planned changes to criticized subcontractor system stir controversy

A draft law that foresees fundamental changes to the much-criticized subcontractor labor system in Turkey has sparked debate, amid outcry over the issue prompted by the May 13 Soma mine disaster.

While defenders of the draft say it will curtail the subcontractor system, critics suggest that it will actually encourage the system to spread.