Progress

Current status
in force
19 Mar 2021 in force
28 Oct 2020 under deliberation

Scope

Implementers
Brazil
Policy Area
Other operating condition
Policy Instrument
Consumer protection regulation
Regulated Economic Activity
technological consumer goods
Government Branch
executive
Government Body
consumer protection authority
Implementation Level
subnational

Timeline of events

19 Mar 2021
in force

Imposed fine after investigation on Apple for selling iPhones without chargers

On 19 March 2021, the Consumer Protection Foundation of the State of São Paulo (Procon-SP) imposed a fine of USD 2 million after its investigation against APPLE COMPUTER BRASIL LTDA for selling iPhones without chargers. After being asked to justify …

Source
Event type investigation
Action type ruling
Government branch executive
Government body consumer protection authority
28 Oct 2020
under deliberation

Announced investigation on Apple for selling iPhones without chargers

On 28 October 2020, the Consumer Protection Foundation of the State of São Paulo (Procon-SP) announced an investigation against APPLE COMPUTER BRASIL LTDA for selling iPhones without chargers. The company is asked to justify its behaviour. In partic…

Source
Event type investigation
Action type announcement
Government branch executive
Government body consumer protection authority