North America

Magnuson–Moss Warranty Act

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magnuson–Moss_Warranty_Act

Federal Trade Commission

BMW Settles FTC Charges that Its MINI Division Illegally Conditioned Warranty Coverage on Use of Its Parts and Service

Auto Warranties

European Union

EU Block Exemption Regulation

Current Block Exemption Regulation EU 461/2010

Evaluation Report on the Block Exemption Regulation from 2002

FIGIEFA and the European Right to Repair Campaign

https://www.figiefa.eu

In the news

Farmers Fight For Right To Repair Their Own Equipment
The Right to Repair (R2R) movement is helping farmers protect their right to fix their own farm equipment without facing legal repercussions…
Right to Repair 2020 wrap-up: Notable wins as campaign advances
Finally, it’s time to put 2020 to rest. In just a few weeks, state legislatures around the country will restart, and once again Right to Repair legislation will be live and active from coast to coast…
EU Pushes for “Right to Repair” for Products
As part of the widespread effort to boost environmental sustainability efforts in the European Union (EU), the EU Parliament has passed a resolution calling on the EU Commission to grant consumers a “right to repair” a variety of products, including electrical and electronic devices…
Right to Repair – Auto Care Association
The Massachusetts Right to Repair law and subsequent national agreement specifically excluded telematics, which is the data transmitted wirelessly from the vehicle to the manufacturer, as written in the excerpt from the act relative to Automotive Repair (excerpt shown below). In order for the independent auto care industry to maintain and service today’s “connected” vehicles, it must be …
‘Right to Repair’ regulation necessary, say small businesses …
The ‘right to repair‘ concept has made headlines around the world, and applies to products such as phones, cars, tractors and other farm machinery. Ms Wiseman said the movement began in …
Who has the Right to Repair? | Vehicle Service Pros
Spearheaded by the Auto Care Association (then known as the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association, or AAIA) and the Coalition for Auto Repair Equality (CARE), a number of aftermarket organizations ultimately joined together with a collective goal of obtaining access to OE diagnostic and repair information for both the light duty and heavy duty commercial vehicles. The initiative spurred …
EU brings in ‘Right to Repair’ rules for appliances – BBC News
Right to repair‘ gathers force; This creates waste and fuels global warming through the greenhouse gases created in the manufacturing process for new machines. In the US, around 20 states are …
What Is the Right to Repair and Why Should You Care?
The “right to repair” in no way goes against the “right to associate”. “The right to associate” or “freedom of association” is the right of coming together with other individuals to collectively express, promote, pursue and/or defend common interests. In fact if anything “the right to repair” is an expression of the right to associate, since it stems from the millions of consumers that are fed …
Right to Repair Laws: Everything You Need to Know in 2019
Right to repair recently got a boost from two 2020 Democratic presidential candidates, first from Senator Elizabeth Warren and most recently from Senator Bernie Sanders. While the proposal for a …
Right to Repair Is Now a National Issue | WIRED
Right to repair just basically says, ‘Hey guys, you got to make the information and the parts available.’” —Elizabeth Warren, on All In With Chris Hayes, March 27, 2019. Our work to …
Right to Repair – gov.scot
Right to Repair Housing (Scotland) Act 2001. Important. This is only a general guide. It is not a complete statement of the law. If you want to know more about your rights, you should get advice from a solicitor or your local Citizens Advice Bureau.
What’s the Right to Repair campaign? | The AA
Right to Repair Unfortunately the Euro 5 and 6 Regulations only guaranteed the availability of technical data and repair information for cars first registered after 2009. There would be no guarantee that the independent trade and motoring organisations could continue to access repair information and technical data for vehicles registered before 2009 if the BER were allowed to lapse.