DetallesThis academic resource introduces planned obsolescence as a business strategy based on the design o planning, projection and control of (he usefuI lifetime of numerous products in order to boost demand and stimulate consurnption, encouraging individuals to purchase after the loss of functionality of its assets or its expiration. It also examines the most sígnificant cases that have led such a strategy: from inception to the present day. with a focus on the technology sector. In addition, it considers the attributes that make up the strategy of built-in obsolescence relevant for law. and also those that provide juridical relevance from different perspectives. relating to constitutional law, contractual theory, consumer protection law. antitrust law. prívate and public international law perspectives human rights and European Union Law.
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Editor / Marca U. Externado de Colombia Editores Jesús Alfonso Soto Pineda Año de Edición 2018 Número de Páginas 378 Idioma(s) Español Terminado Tapa rústica Alto y ancho 14 x 21 cm Peso 0.3600 Tipo Producto libro
Magdalena Correa Henao, Raquel Regueiro Dubra, Jesús Alfonso Soto Pineda, Camilo Pabón Almanza, Jacqueline Hellman Moreno, William Fernando Martínez Luna, Lidia Moreno Blesa y Daniel Briggs
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- CONTENIDOPRESENTATIONJesús Alfonso Soto PinedaCHAPTER 1PLANNED OBSOLESCENCE: A NON-RESTRICTABLE INDUSTRIAL PRACTICE? ANSWERS FROM CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, COMPARED LAW AND ABUSE OF THE LAWMagdalena Correa Henao1. Introduction2. Planned obsolescence: What is It?3. Planned Obsolescence from Constitutional Law and Legal Assets in Dispute4. Answers from Sources of Law and Assessment5. A Complementary Solution: An Answer from the Principle of Non-Abuse of RightsII, ConclusionBibliographyCHAPTER 2THE EUROPEAN UNION VS. PLANNED OBSOLESCENCE: A VAIN STRUGGLE?Raquel Regueiro DubraI. IntroductionII. The lack of regulation at the international levelIII. Common Market and consumer protection in the European Uníon1. European consumer protection measures2. The impact of obsolescence on the internal marketIV. The fight against planned obsolescence in the European Union: marginal, indirect and specific1. Directive 2006/66/ ec on batteries and accumulators and their waste products2. Directive 2009/125/EC on ecodesign3. Directive 2008/98/EC on residuesV. The impetus of the European Economic and Social Committee and Directive 2014/53/EU1. The first proposals of the European Economic and Social Committee2. Directive 2014/53/EU3. The latest developmentsVI. Planned obsolescence and Member StatesVII. ConclusionBibliographyCHAPTER 3COMMENTS ANO ANSWERS TO PLANNEO OBSOLESCENCE THROUGH CONSUMER PROTECTION LAWJesús Alfonso Soto PinedaI. IntroductionII. Consumer protection Law and Planned Obsolescence1. On the subject of information2. Regarding the possibility and decision of repairment3. Considerations about contracts4. The WarrantyIII. Conclusion BibliographyCHAPTER 4PLANNED OBSOLESCENCE ACHIEVED THROUGH RESTRICTIONS IN THE AFTERMARKETSCamilo Pabón AlmanzaI. Consumers cannot anticipate the lifetime of each product1. The lifetime of a product depends on the operation of two complementary markets2. Information asymmetries - Eastman Kodak3. Exploitation of the information asymmetries II. Governmental intervention to increase the lifetime of products4. Cases in which intervention was not necessary - Keurig 2.05. If the Government intervenesIII. ConclusionBibliographyCHAPTER 5THE "WINDING CRUSADE" AGAINST PLANNED OBSOLESCENCE: ADVOCATING FOR THE RECOGNITION OF AN ENVIRONMENTAL INTERNATIONAL CRIME AND THE INTERNATIONAL SUBJECTIVITY OF MULTINATIONAL CORPORATIONSJacqueline Hellman MorenoI. The Definition of Planned Obsolescence and Its ConsequencesII. The Status Qua of Environmental Regulation in the Field of Planned Obsolescence1. General considerations on existing environmental regulation2. The dubious effectiveness of the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal3. The role of the European Union in the field of planned obsolescenceIII. The Recognition of Serious Environmental Misbehaviours as international Crimes1.The consequences of recognizing serious environmental misbehaviours as international crimes: the application of the principle of universal justice and the action of the International Criminal Court2. The desirability of subsuming planned obsolescence as a new environmental crime of an international nature: ECOCIDE3.Is it possible to articula te the existence of responsibility when referring to international crimes committed by corporations?IV. ConclusionBibliographyCHAPTER 6CONSUMER PROTECTION AGAINST PLANNED OBSOLESCENCE AN INTERNATIONAL PRIVATE LAW ANALYSISWilliam Fernando Martínez Luna1. Introduction2. Planned Obsolescence3.Approach to the definition of planned obsolescenceIII. Legal Forefronts Against Planned Obsolescence1. Introd uctory Aspects2. Planned obsolescence and Consumer RightsIV. Applicable Law to the International Consumer Contract1. European Union Law2. Restriction of the Choice of Law rulesV. Conclusion BibliographyCHAPTER 7INTERNATIONAL CONFLICT OF LAWS AND OF JURISADICTION IN RELATION TO PLANNED OBSOLESCENCELidia Moreno Blesa1. Introduction2. Consumer Law Rules3. International jurisdiction4. Applicable law5. Liability caused by defective productsIII. Competition Law6. Competent jurisdiction7. Applicable lawIV. Environmental RegulationV. ConclusionBibliographyCHAPTER 8L1GHT READING OF SOME OF THE DARK STORIES OF THE WORLD OF CONSUMPTION: PLANNED OBSOLESCENCE IN ITS ADVANCED CAPITALIST CONTEXTDaniel BriggsI. IntroductionII. The postmodern worldIII. A brief history of consumption and social statusIV. Light reading: Manufacturing desirers seeking manufactured desires "I'm dying for the new Ipad" Meanwhile ... waiting to go on holiday at a London airportV. Dark stories: Manufacturing misery Actually dying for your phone Meanwhile in a metro station in ParisVI. Discussion: How planned obsolescence is advancing capitalismBibliographyABOUT THE AUTHORS