Personal service items from a master and servant relationship which was totally different from a lawyer-client relationship or other professional or technical relationship. Title certificate declaration acknowledgement contents list of abbreviations list of tables 1 working of consumer protection and guidance societies in kerala - an evaluation introduction statement of the problem significance of the study scope of the study. Revolutionary act for consumers ie the consumer protection act, 1986 after enactment of this statute the vacuum in law fulfilled consumer protection and welfare, which is in indian context, has been surveyed and opinion is being formed university indore india, ph d thesis programmes could be prepared by the. Awareness regarding consumer right and low extent of uitilization consumer protection council in 1983 and consumer protection act protect act, msc thesis, submitted minakshi (2000) standardization of educational material on consumer education for haryana agriculatural university, hisar india neelkhanta. Legislation the indian consumer protection act as described as one “which has set in motion a revolution in the field of consumer rights, the parallel of which has not been seen anywhere else in world” concept of unfair trade practice in the new corporate and business world today where there is cut throat competition the.
In recent years a growing public concern on consumer protection has been observed in india and around the word a social movement has indeed started that energizes consumers, promoting consumer awareness and educates consumers about their fundamental rights this is called consumerism it is a movement that. Consumer protection, awareness and welfare are the main challenging issues to modern day globalised marketing in india consumer protection offers business to re-examine its marketing policies and programmes. Key words: consumer, advertisement, misleading advertisement, false advertisement vulnerable sections, social india has in pursuit of globalization resolved to open up its economy, removing controls and herein under- the consumer protection act, 1986, applies to advertisements for all products in the market.
As the days are passing and monopoly power increasing in the hands of sellers', exploitation of consumers became a common practice not only in india but also across the globe this gave seed to the concept of consumerism primarily in western countries where as consumer protection act was made in india in 1986. Protection” in the context of preparation of the twelfth five year plan department of consumer affairs, government of india has constituted six sub-groups to evolve a comprehensive report for the working group the sub group on “ consumer protection & redressal, adr and consumer counseling has been constituted. Protection act 1986 the indian government has been slightly more successful with respect to this right consumer courts such as district consumer disputes redressal forums at the district level, state consumer organization and unpublished dissertation, mphil and phd thesis on the subject first hand information.
This is to certify that mr ram gulam, research scholar, faculty of law, university of lucknow, lucknow has completed his thesis, titled a comparative analysis of international consumer protection legislations: with special emphasis on indian law & practice in state of up under my supervision, for the award of. 4, mr mudgulkar mahadev dnyanoba, medical negligence and critical study of the liability of medical practitioner under the consumer protection act 1986 2009 mane sachin babruvan, critical study on right to freedom of speech and expression and role of media in india democracy, thesis submitted shri pg. A study report on selected trade laws - consumer protection law kampala, uganda 2004 (law com pub no 27 of 2004) degree in india he retired but was actively involved in various aspects of the legal field he served in various capacities in east africa including: chairman uganda law.
In indian medical association v vp shantha and ors the principal issue which arose for decision before the supreme court was whether a medical practitioner renders 'service' and can be proceeded against for 'deficiency in service' before a forum under the consumer protection act, 1986 the court dealt with how a. Following the 2006 crisis in andhra pradesh, regulators, private banks, and mfis alike have been increasingly concerned with consumer protection policies the status of client protection in india seems strong because of a tough legal framework, specific and clear set of policies, and the presence of industry watchdogs as. A study on consumer protection through maintenance of product safety & standards in india ashok patil national law school of india university asian law institute, national university of singapore, singapore [email protected] asli visiting fellow (20 september 2010 to 20 october 2010) april 2011.
This focus note describes cgap's experience to date gathering qualitative and quantitative information directly from low-income consumers to inform financial consumer protection policy.
In india, the need for consumer protection is paramount in view of the fact that there is an ever-increasing a complaint under section 17 of the consumer protection act, 1986 alleging medical negligence and the complainant that in spite of submitting his thesis papers to his research professor ie, respondent no 2,. Unfair trade practices in india under consumer protection act dissertation post graduate diploma in consumer law and practice submitted by: arpit jain clp/ 129. Consumers in india the main objective of the consumer protection act is to ensure the better protection of consumers unlike existing laws which are punitive or preventive in nature, the provisions of this act are compensatory in nature the act is also intended to provide simple, speedy and inexpensive redressal to the. And means of facing them confidently at present the consumer movement in india is in its infancy vast majority of the people are not even aware of consumerism as a movement closely connected with the protection of their interest many constitutional provisions have been made by government to protect the consumers.