Retail brands these days trying to make themselves as ‘eco-friendly’ or simply complying with the plastic ban, many retail brands sell products in carry bags made of paper and fabric. Unfortunately, the price of this carry bags falls on the pocket of the innocent customers and they are
The Pune consumer forum has slammed a private insurance company for denying maternity benefits to a woman who had to abort her 23-week twin foetuses due to medical complications. After a five-year battle by the victim, the court rapped the firm for acting unjustly and ordered full payment
Convinced that Aakash Institute had failed to provide the services it promised, Ahmedabad consumer forum has penalised the institute and asked its Ambawadi branch of to pay Rs 20,000 to the complainant along with eight per cent interest from 14 September 2017 till the date of payment. It also asked
Ahmedabad consumer forum has fined Britannia Industries for selling biscuit packets that weighed less than what was printed on them. The forum also asked the company to deposit Rs 25,000 in the Consumer Welfare Fund as a fine and pay another Rs 6,000 to Lalji Patel, the complainant.
It is common sense. No sane individual would want two different sets of jury in two different courts to deliberate on the same case at the same time. Moreover, if one court is a higher civil authority and the other focuses solely on consumer issues, the latter cannot
The courts of law across the world make some amazing decisions that ought to be made by the people.
It happens quite often. Many individuals and organisations reach consumer forums with a request or an appeal to review, take back, revise or put a stay on