Revista de derecho (Valdivia)
versión On-line ISSN 0718-0950
PIZARRO WILSON, Carlos. The failure of a system: Empiric and dogmatic analysis of control over unfair terms in contracts of adhesion. Rev. derecho (Valdivia) [online]. 2007, vol.20, n.2, pp. 31-47. ISSN 0718-0950. http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0718-09502007000200002.
The existence of unfair terms is the major problem of contracts of adhesion, A preventive control system is in place in the Chilean Consumer Protection Law, and its practical application is the subject of analysis in this work. As a conclusion, the system is rendered as inefficient in protecting consumers, its presence being minimal in the relevant courts; in addition to this, there are several disperse rulings on the matter. In order to obtain the goal of protecting consumers, this work propounds a preventive control system by means of a commission of unfair terms of contract that would summon all the interested parties
Palabras clave : CONTRACTS OF ADHESION; UNFAIR TERMS; CONSUMER.