Complaints, but in their fair measure
Consumers of products and services have the right to a fair and dignified treatment, to adequate and truthful information; to freedom of choice, and to many other protections that arise from different legal bodies, federal, provincial and municipal.
However, the broad legal protection enjoyed by consumers often makes claims capricious and abusive.
1) Defense of companies against consumer claims
Castro Sammartino & Pierini advise companies on issues related to consumers and commercial loyalty, including e-commerce, and the liability that may arise from infringments of consumer protection regulations. Whether the claims come from the consumers themselves, control agencies, or consumer protection associations.
2) Dispute resolution and litigation
We assist and represent companies in administrative claims and litigation arising out of consumer claims or consumer relations control agencies.
3) Compliance audits (business health check)
We perform legal audits on the way the company relates with consumers to solve or prevent legal problems.
From our Legal Blog about Companies
Some amendments to commercialization contracts in Argentina have been drafted in the so-called Bill of Law Bases and Starting Points for the Freedom of the Argentines, sent by the National Executive Power to the National Congress
May companies have multiple corporate purposes in Argentina? Term of duration, insufficient capital, and other reforms of the IGJ
There is no legal prohibition for the incorporation of multiple-purpose companies. However, the previous management of the General Inspectorate of Justice (the IGJ) in charge of the Public Registry in the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, in the regulatory excess that characterized it, had restricted such possibility, as well as the term of duration, the possibility of freely choosing the capital stock, the requirement of publicity of private corporate matters, etc.
Argentina has new regulations on real estate leases under the Emergency Decree No. 70/2023 (hereinafter, the Decree). The Decree repeals, substitutes, and incorporates rules into the Argentine Civil and Commercial Code (hereinafter, the CCCN), and repeals leasing laws.