Debriefed: Highlights of the Consumer Protection Bill, 2018December 24 2018
The Consumer Protection Bill, 2018, was recently passed by the Lok Sabha, and is slated to replace the prevailing Consumer Protection Act of 1986.
The 2018 Bill has mostly left the mechanisms and protections put in place by the 1986 Act intact. However, certain new features have been introduced to fortify the consumer protection law. The highlights of the new Bill include the following.
Addressing Growth of E-commerce
Among the notable new . . .
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