Unfair terms, surety transactions and European harmonisation: a crucible of europeanised private law?
This article examines, in the light of Barclays Bank Plc v Kufner, the vexed question of whether the Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts Regulations 1999 cover surety transactions. The authors also urge caution—given the poly-contextual nature of surety transactions—in relation to any EU harmonisation of this area.
Citation : Kenny, M. and Devenney, J. (2009) Unfair terms, surety transactions and European harmonisation: a crucible of Europeanised private law? Conveyancer & Property Lawyer, 2009 (4), pp. 295-308.
ISSN : 0010-8200
- Department of Law