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SELLING PRICE OF PACKED WATER BOTTLE IN RESTAURANTS /HOTELS

SELLING PRICE OF PACKED WATER BOTTLE IN RESTAURANTS /HOTELS It often happens that while placing order for consumable food, service boy asks you if you want aqua water [..]

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GLARING COMPLAINTS OF CONSUMERS (CONSUMER COURT FUNCTIONING)

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Misleading Ads and responsibility of Celebrity

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WHETHER SERVICE TAX CAN BE LEVIED ON FOOD ITEMS UNDER PICK UP/FREE HOME DELIVERY SYSTEM

ISSUE FOR ADVOCACY WHETHER SERVICE TAX CAN BE LEVIED ON FOOD ITEMS UNDER PICK UP/FREE HOME DELIVERY SYSTEM This is an ongoing problem faced by the consumers that [..]

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IMPROPER CARE OF ELEVATORS CAUSING DEATH OF A PERSON (IS IT SERVICE UNDER CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT)

IMPROPER CARE OF ELEVATORS CAUSING DEATH OF A PERSON (IS IT SERVICE UNDER CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT) National Commission held ‘YES’ inspite of the fact no consideration was paid [..]

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NATIONAL CONSUMER DAY WITH A SLOGAN – “SWATCH BHARAT, SWASTH BHARAT

NATIONAL CONSUMER DAY WITH A SLOGAN – “SWATCH BHARAT, SWASTH BHARAT” It was a different consumer day than other years celebrated at Vigyan Bhawan on 22nd of December [..]

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REAL ESTATE REGULATORS AND DEVELOPERS BILL 2016

REAL ESTATE REGULATORS AND DEVELOPERS BILL 2016 (MAIN FEATURES OF THE NEW LAW ) SETTING UP OF REGULATORY BODY • Establishment of State Real Estate Regulatory Authority for [..]

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RE-LOOK REQUIRED ON INDIAN POSTAL ACT 1898 SAYS APEX CONSUMER COMMISSION

RE-LOOK REQUIRED ON INDIAN POSTAL ACT 1898 SAYS APEX CONSUMER COMMISSION ‘We deem it appropriate to observe that since the Government of the day is keen to repeal [..]

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SECOND COMPLAINT AFTER FIRST COMPLAINT IS DISMISSED BEFORE THE CONSUMER FORUM IS PERMITTED SAYS SUPREME COURT

SECOND COMPLAINT AFTER FIRST COMPLAINT IS DISMISSED BEFORE THE CONSUMER FORUM IS PERMITTED SAYS SUPREME COURT Rule of prohibition contained in Order 9 Rule 9(1) of CPC cannot [..]

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E- COMMERCE AND CONSUMER LAW

E- COMMERCE AND CONSUMER LAW E-Commerce in India brought a leading change in the life style of Indian consumer with the entry of on line retailer Amazon and [..]

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