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Consumer protection laws designed to ensure fair trade competition and the free flow of truthful information in the marketplace. The laws are designed to prevent businesses that engage in fraud or specified unfair practices from gaining an advantage over competitors and may provide additional protection for the weak and those unable to take care of themselves. (

Conferences related to Consumer protection

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2018 15th IEEE Annual Consumer Communications & Networking Conference (CCNC)

IEEE CCNC 2018 will present the latest developments and technical solutions in the areas of home networking, consumer networking, enabling technologies (such as middleware) and novel applications and services. The conference will include a peer-reviewed program of technical sessions, special sessions, business application sessions, tutorials, and demonstration sessions

2018 20th European Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (EPE'18 ECCE Europe)

Energy conversion and conditioning technologies, power electronics, adjustable speed drives and their applications, power electronics for smarter grid, energy efficiency,technologies for sustainable energy systems, converters and power supplies

2018 IEEE 34th International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE)

The annual ICDE conference addresses research issues and state of the art in designing, building, managing, and evaluating advanced data systems and industrial applications.

2018 IEEE IAS Pulp, Paper and Forest Industries Conference (PPFIC)

The PPFIC TECHNICAL PROGRAM is developed over the course of a 2 year period by dedicated members of the IAS Pulp & Paper Industry Technical Committee. The objective of the Technical Committee is "To advance the theory and practice in the electrical field as related to the design and management of electrical systems within the pulp, paper and forest products industry". Our committee is comprised of five subcommittees, each with domain expertise in specific industry applications.

2018 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE)

The International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE) is soliciting technical papersfor oral and poster presentation at ICCE 2018. ICCE has a strong conference history coupledwith a tradition of attracting leading authors and delegates from around the world.Papers reporting new developments in all areas of consumer electronics are invited. This year,papers relating Cybersecurity are particularly welcome.Topics around this major theme will be the content ofspecial sessions and tutorials.

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Biomedical Engineering, IEEE Transactions on

Broad coverage of concepts and methods of the physical and engineering sciences applied in biology and medicine, ranging from formalized mathematical theory through experimental science and technological development to practical clinical applications.

Communications Magazine, IEEE

IEEE Communications Magazine was the number three most-cited journal in telecommunications and the number eighteen cited journal in electrical and electronics engineering in 2004, according to the annual Journal Citation Report (2004 edition) published by the Institute for Scientific Information. Read more at This magazine covers all areas of communications such as lightwave telecommunications, high-speed data communications, personal communications ...

Communications Surveys & Tutorials, IEEE

Each tutorial reviews currents communications topics in network management and computer and wireless communications. Available tutorials, which are 2.5 to 5 hours in length contains the original visuals and voice-over by the presenter. IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials features two distinct types of articles: original articles and reprints. The original articles are exclusively written for IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials ...


Computer, the flagship publication of the IEEE Computer Society, publishes peer-reviewed technical content that covers all aspects of computer science, computer engineering, technology, and applications. Computer is a resource that practitioners, researchers, and managers can rely on to provide timely information about current research developments, trends, best practices, and changes in the profession.

Consumer Electronics, IEEE Transactions on

The design and manufacture of consumer electronics products, components, and related activities, particularly those used for entertainment, leisure, and educational purposes

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XenoTrust: event-based distributed trust management

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'Comput. Lab., Cambridge Univ., UK', u'full_name': u'B. Dragovic'}, {u'author_order': 2, u'affiliation': u'Comput. Lab., Cambridge Univ., UK', u'full_name': u'E. Kotsovinos'}, {u'author_order': 3, u'affiliation': u'Comput. Lab., Cambridge Univ., UK', u'full_name': u'S. Hand'}, {u'author_order': 4, u'affiliation': u'Comput. Lab., Cambridge Univ., UK', u'full_name': u'P. R. Pietzuch'}] 14th International Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications, 2003. Proceedings., None

This paper describes XenoTrust, the trust management architecture used in the XenoServer Open Platform: a public infrastructure for wide-area computing, capable of hosting tasks that span the full spectrum of distributed paradigms. We suggest that using an event-based publish /subscribe methodology for the storage, retrieval and aggregation of reputation information can help exploiting asynchrony and simplicity, as well as improving ...

Assessing the Federal Trade Commission's Privacy Assessments

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'University of California, Berkeley', u'full_name': u'Chris Jay Hoofnagle'}] IEEE Security & Privacy, 2016

Regulators worldwide need to keep tabs on companies caught violating consumer protection rules. Assessments by outside accounting firms are a key tool for regulators to detect privacy and security problems. It's not widely known that an assessment, a term of art in accounting, is a less-intense evaluation than an audit. Also, in practice, assessments overseen by America's top consumer protection ...

Patient privacy: a consumer protection approach

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'University of Maryland', u'full_name': u'V. M. Brannigan'}] The Seventh Annual Symposium on Computer Applications in Medical Care, 1983. Proceedings., None

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Protection of consumer right to a fair transaction in E-commerce

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'Department of social engineering, Graduate school of decision science and technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan', u'full_name': u'Meirong Guo'}] 2011 International Conference on Business Management and Electronic Information, None

E-commerce is perhaps most commonly used to describe shopping on the Internet. It has been rapidly developing in accordance with the development of information system and network technology. The protection on consumer rights has become more and more serious in E-commerce. In this study, we compared relevant regulations of the right to a fair transaction in the USA, European Union ...

Protection of consumer rights in cyberspace

[{u'author_order': 1, u'affiliation': u'Chief legal assistant of Isfahan central court', u'full_name': u'Sayedmahdi Rastegari'}, {u'author_order': 2, u'affiliation': u'Director of Cultural Affairs and Informatics at dispute Resolution Council of Isfahan central court', u'full_name': u'Sayedbita Solati Dehkordi'}] 7th International Conference on e-Commerce in Developing Countries:with focus on e-Security, None

Today's civil law faced new challenges and situations for protecting human in role of consumer and also attention to industrial life growing made new branch of law called consumer law that have some positive result in all economic, social and political aspects like increasing household income, reduce conflict and tension between buyer and seller in society and increased public participation ...

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