Being the least expensive and less time-consuming, Mediation is popular ADR in India. The mediator plays the role of a neutral party who helps the parties to have direct communication and assists in exploring the options and a mutually accepted agreement.
Tag: Consumer Protection Act
Apex Court redefines the ambit of the definition of a consumer with reference to commercial transactions
It was held that the Consumer Complaint of the appellant is not maintainable as the appellant is not a consumer as per section 2(1) d of the Consumer Protection Act,1986.
Consumer court have the power to direct refund and compensation in case of delayed delivery of the apartment
The Consumer Protection Act is a wide-ranging provision and it is not a specific resolution like the Insolvency ad Bankruptcy Code and the remedies are simultaneously and mutually exclusive.
Voluntary Consumer Association
Once a voluntary consumer association is registered in the Societies Registration Act, it will be deemed to be a recognized consumer association unless it is a voluntary association of the consumers.
The Smoke Ball Case and Legal Remedy against Misleading Advertisements
The Consumer Protection Act, 1986 provides for redress against unfair trade practices and a false or misleading advertisement becomes an unfair trade practice under the provisions of the law.
Filing claims after the lapse of due date
Real estate (regulation & development) act, 2016 (RERA) came as a sigh of relief for the homebuyers (Financial creditors), providing them with adequate relief unlike available conventional remedies under civil and consumer laws
Delay in Project? You can Claim Interest under RERA Act
Don’t keep sleeping on your rights as homebuyers because the newly implemented RERA is here to empower you and before time runs out to go grab your rights.
Class Action Complaints under the Consumer Protection Act, 1986
As per the judgment of the NCDRC, class action complaint can be filed under the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 and it is not necessary for all the aggrieved persons to file separate complaints.