That "distance selling regulation" is a local implementation of a EU directive. We all have pretty much the same provisions.
As an off-topic note, and not particularly aimed at parent poster : Folks, contrarily to what you have been lead to believe, the EU does a great deal of nice things for you and only costs a tiny fraction of national budgets.
Duct tape is like the force. It has a light side, and a dark side, and it holds the universe together ... -- Carl Zwanzig