Access to Justice

Forthcoming in the Research Handbook on International Consumer Law (2018 Elgar Edwards)

42 Pages Posted: 14 Dec 2017

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Kate Tokeley

Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law

Date Written: December 11, 2017

Abstract

For various reasons, obtaining access to justice particularly problematic in the area of consumer disputes. Addressing these problems is therefore an important part of developing an effective legal framework for the protection of consumers. This chapter examines the barriers that prevent consumers from accessing justice and considers a range of strategies for improving consumers' access to justice.

Keywords: consumer, access to justice

Suggested Citation

Tokeley, Kate, Access to Justice (December 11, 2017). Forthcoming in the Research Handbook on International Consumer Law (2018 Elgar Edwards), Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3086361

Kate Tokeley (Contact Author)

Victoria University of Wellington - Faculty of Law ( email )

PO Box 600
Wellington, 6140
New Zealand

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