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7 searching for the common law: the quantitative approach of the restatement of consumer contracts oren bar-gill,† omri ben-shahar†† & florencia marotta-wurgler‡ in 2012, the american law institute asked us to serve as reporters for a new. The consumer protection act and five common law principles by sarah-lynn tennant and vuyokazi mbele there are no formalities in terms of the common law for entering into any contract. From 1 january 2011 australia will have a new national consumer law: the australian consumer law (acl) the acl is all about safe products, fair contracts and sound sales practices for all australians wherever they live and work. Chapter 1 1 why did common law become so rigid and inflexible answer: by the reign of henry ii, the practice of sending the royal justice throughout the country “on circuit” began to result in fairly uniform body of law developing around the country.