these types of Redressal mechanism and act. In this context, it is relevant to study the consumer awareness and effectiveness of Consumer Redressal Mechanism in Thiruvananthapuram districts.
Scope and Significance
Promotion of consumer welfare is the common goal of consumer protection. Protection...
(In case studies, link to one of the 5 factors)
The Sales of Goods Act 1979 (As Amended) imposes strict (automatic) liability onto the seller. This shifts the burden of blame from the consumer to the seller and the seller cannot then blame the manufacturer.
If any of the Sections are...
9Who can file a complaint in a consumer court? 3
10What kind of cases can be filed in State commission? 3
11 Why is consumer protection required in India? 4
12What are the salient features of consumer protection Act? 4
13What is administrative control of national commission? 4...
Expatiating further on consumer protection laws available in Nigeria, Kuye made a special case of the Standards Organization of Nigeria Act of 1871, which established the Standards organization of Nigeria as an integral part of the Federal Ministry of Industry.
With the 1990 amendment to the Act...
awareness, taking up their cases at various levels and helping them to enforce their rights.
Need for Consumer Protection Social Responsibility Increasing Awareness Consumer Satisfaction Principle of Social Justice Principle of Trusteeship Survival and Growth of Business
( 2nd Semester, 1st Year of the 3-Year LLB course)
CONSUMER PROTECTION LAW
Consumer Protection Act – 1986- Definitions, consumer Protection Councils, their objects – consumer Disputes Redressal agencies – District forum, State Commission, National Commission- their jurisdiction, constitution...
someone in the supply chain was negligent as in the case of Donoghue and Stevenson. However, the introduction of the Consumer Protection Act, clarified the situation on product liability, so that the person making the claim, does not have to be the purchaser. The injured party does not need to prove...
economy in which competition free from private and governmental restraints leads to the best result to the consumer. Although most economists in the 19the century scorned the Sherman Act, it set the stage for a century of jurisprudence regarding conspiracy in restraint of trade, and consumer protection...
products bring about damage to consumers or users of the product.
In our case study, the negligence of U.S. government and health agencies is an important issue that we need to discuss due to the reasons of fail notification system. The notification system requires that foreign governments should be...
Ford Motor Company Case Study
In this case study of Ford Motor Company my decision would have to lean towards a recall for many reasons but, mostly I believe saving lives and my customer service reputation as smart businessmen. But, I would propose an alternative solution that would...
of the consumer rights protection law also makes the consumers losers.
Last few years in Dhaka city basically during Ramadan adulteration of food was increasing in alarming way. So the responsibility of government and implementation of the minimum safety is the main problem in our study.
3.2. Administrative Measures
3.3. Technical Measures
3.4. Legislative Measures
4. Consumer Protection Act of 1986 and Case studies 6-6
4.1. Consumer Protection Act 1986
4.2. Case Studies
online business. This case study is about PayPal, a well known company that provides digital money transfer service online worldwide by using new technology system and how it turns globally accepted.
PayPal's founder was Peter Thiel and Max Levchain, which originally an administer of hedge fund...
within one month of the consumer making notification then the seller may be protected. The act and the following case study support the hypothesis that the buyer is protected. In the case of Ernest Beck and Co v Szymanowski and Co (1924)AC, "a contract provided that if the buyer did not return goods...
Napster’s method); a decentralized indexing system; and a supernode system, “in which a select number of computers act as indexing servers” (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios v. Grokster, Ltd, 2004). The centralized method was abandoned after Napster lost the court case defending its technology. The supernode...
effective they must integrate the criteria through, enforceability, accessibility, resource efficiency, protection and recognition of individual rights and satisfying society’s expectations. Consumer law such as the Trade practices ACT 1974, sale of goods act 1923, Motor dealers ACT 1974, Credit ACT 1984...
CASE STUDY ON
REGIONAL PROVIDENT FUND v BHAVANI
NAME - AMAN MODI
REGISTER NO. 1316305
CLASS 2BBA LLB- A
DATE OF SUBMISSION - 10-02-2014
LAW OF CONSUMER PROTECTION
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES
This research paper is an attempt to...
extent of the Act and to protect the rights given under the Act.
* To study how far present legislation helps in protection of consumer rights.
* To study the role of the NGOs, Media, Governmental agencies in protection of consumers interest.
* To study how many people in the city of...
1) To analyse the functioning of the Consumer Disputes Redressal Agencies under the Consumer Protection Act, 1986; 2)To evaluate the quantitative performance of the District Fora in Tamil Nadu in terms of number of cases filed , disposed and pending. 3) To evaluate the qualitative...
DISCLOSURE AND PROTECTION OF CONSUMERS FROM DECEPTIVE TRADE PRACTICES
The Consumer protection Act, 1986
The Competition Act, 2002
Plenty of information
Data protection act 1998
Voluntary codes of advertising practice
Marketing activities are policed by the independent Advertising standards authority (case study) (ASA)
Social movement that is giving consumers some powers over...
access to their records maintained by Federal agencies, and to establish a Privacy Protection Study Commission. In this act the Congress explicitly recognized that:
. . . the increasing use of computers and sophisticated information technology . . . has greatly magnified the harm to individual privacy...
personal injury tor should have a complex response plan ready in case such liabilities issues arise. An effective response and a quick response timeline are extremely important. In the month of April for the simulation, I chose to conduct an independent site study which resulted in Alumina finding out...
deceptive Identify the different types of false representations set out in s 53, Trade Practices Act 1974 Explain what is ‘unconscionable conduct’ within the meaning of the Trade Practices Act 1974 Identify defences available for breaches of the consumer protection provisions of the Trade Practices...
become more ethical. For example, it may have to change protection given to consumers buying its products.
Should businesses be expected to act ethically?
There is considerable debate:
Some argue that businesses do have a responsibility to act ethically because they do not operate in...
protecting consumers are local news programs. Protection by these groups can be through proposing, informing, and enforcing standards for companies and keeping consumers informed and aware. Acts taken by these groups help prevent advertising abuses and injuries to consumers, as well as protect...
and death which is contained in the Civil Law Act 1956. But yet Part X however restarins the recovery of damages for loss and damage to property.
In Malaysia, when ever a consumer complains of defective products or services, Magistrate’s court would be the place to file the case and as a...
on social channels. They have to sacrifice for the benefit and improvement of society. Moreover, companies have a responsibility to act in the areas of environmental protection, health and safety, consumer protection. Acting responsible the organization will be trusted by the society and will be...
banking sectors under Consumer Protection Act, 1986.
1.6. Research methodology
* The quality and value of research depends upon the proper and particular methodology adopted for the completion of research work.
* To make an authenticated study of the research topic “Effects of...
provisions to protect consumers’ personal financial information held by financial institutions, while the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act establishes, for the first time, a set of national standards for the protection of certain health information.
Security Breach Notification...