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To protect consumers from online fraud, the Ministry of Consumer Affairs has introduced draft Consumer Protection (E-Commerce) Rules, 2019 (Rules) to regulate e-commerce platforms operating in India.
Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan Attorneys
The Parliament of India on August 6, 2019 has passed the much-awaited Consumer Protection Bill, 2019 and notified the same in the official gazette of India after it received the presidential assent on August 9, 2019.
SKP Business Consulting LLP
Yet another business gets hit by deep discounting! Clearly, this strategy can help penetrate and acquire market share only as long the wallet stretches.
Economic Laws Practice
Under the new CPA, a ‘strict liability' will be enforced not only on the trader but also on the product manufacturer.
Factum Law
In an effort to bring India's Consumer Rights framework up to speed, the Consumer Protection Bill, 2018 is contemplated and in public domain.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
Bureau of Indian Standards is a statutory body established under the Bureau of Indian Standards Act, 2016. BIS prescribes the standards for covering goods and systems under the standardization regime.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
These parameters/ standards prescribed by BIS, have to be adhered to prior to the products being made available to consumers.
LexRidge Partners, Advocates & Solicitors
The new Act will significantly impact e-commerce, digital marketing and advertising standards.
Nishith Desai Associates
Foundation Holdings and Ryan International Group have formed a joint venture under the brand ‘Ryan EduNation' to expand footprints in K-12 education in India.
Kanth & Associates
The Parliament passed the Consumer Protection Bill, 2019 on 06.08.2019 to replace the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 ("1986 Act").
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
The Indian education sector is a prominent and burgeoning industry. This sector has witnessed tremendous growth in the past decade with the proliferation of innumerable institutions across the nation.
King, Stubb & Kasiva
The need and importance of the consumer protection is expanding at a rate of knots especially in the Indian banking sector.
Singhania & Co
Food Aggregators are online portals that provide for delivery of food and provide access to multiple restaurants, such as Swiggy, Zomato, among others.
NovoJuris Legal
In India, we do not have one specific statute which covers the legal framework for product liability claims.
King, Stubb & Kasiva
The Guidelines are also applicable to all B2C e-commerce entities involved in digital content products.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
The Department of Consumer Affairs issued draft guidelines on E-commerce on August 02, 2019.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
Plagiarism has been the most complicated educational evil in academic and knowledge publications, wherein contents of other authors are used by people without due acknowledgement to the original author.
Nishith Desai Associates
KKR, a global investment firm, has acquired a majority stake in EuroKids Group, one of India's largest education services providers in the Pre-School and K-12 segments
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
A mechanism to converge this process with the National Consumer Helpline must also be provided.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
Therefore, the judgment of the NCDRC dated 4 April 2012 is accordingly set aside.
AZB & Partners
The Consumer Protection Act, 2019 ("Act") has been passed by the Parliament. The Act, inter alia, provides for protection of interests of consumers, establishment of a central consumer
Nishith Desai Associates
Insertion of ‘Product liability' provision to deter manufacturers and service providers from delivering defective products or deficient services;
King, Stubb & Kasiva
After long anticipation, the Parliament, after receiving the assent from the President of India
Trilegal
The new legal regime on consumer protection overhauls the 1986 law to address issues arising from unique trade forms used in this era of digitization and e-commerce.
Indonesia
SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants
A regulation issued in 2018 - Minister of Research and Higher Education ("MRHE") Regulation No. 53 of 2018 regarding Foreign Higher Education dated October 30, 2018
Japan
DLA Piper
On August 29, 2019, the Japan Fair Trade Commission (the JFTC) announced its draft "Guidelines Concerning Abuse of a Superior Bargaining Position under the Antimonopoly Act...
New Zealand
Duncan Cotterill
All lenders of consumer credit in New Zealand need to review and update documentation and procedures by 1 June 2020.
Duncan Cotterill
This act introduces some significant changes which will affect all lenders providing consumer credit in New Zealand.
Duncan Cotterill
Anybody sending emails to large mailing lists should carefully analyse whether their distribution will breach the Spam Act.
Wynn Williams Lawyers
The question of whether private school decisions are amenable to judicial review has yet to be answered in New Zealand.
Singapore
Hogan Lovells
Entering a new market can be a game changer for businesses in the consumer industry, but it can come with some significant legal risks. Consumer protection laws
Hogan Lovells
Our Singapore Consumer team is delighted to present our Doing Business in Singapore guide.
Hogan Lovells
In 2019, Singapore was ranked no. 2 for "Best Country in the World to do business" by the World Bank. Singapore is seen as a gateway to the Asian markets
RHTLaw Taylor Wessing
In today's competitive and fast-evolving consumer goods and services landscape, our Consumer Brands team provide practical legal and commercial advice across a full range of issues important ...
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