Ryanair faces prosecution over lack of e-mail address

Ryanair could face fines of up to €100,000 if it fails to provide an email address on its website, following a ruling by the European Court of Justice (ECJ).

8th November, 2008

Ryanair could face fines of up to €100,000 if it fails to provide an email address on its website, following a ruling by the European Court of Justice (ECJ).

The EU’s E-commerce Directive requires company websites to feature an e-mail address and an alternative method for consumers to communicate with the company in a ‘‘direct and effective’’ way. In a case brought by a German consumer association against insurance company Deutsche Internet Versicherung, the court...

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