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What Is the Consumer Protection (E-Commerce) Rules, 2020?

The Consumer Protection Act, 2019 came into force on 20th July 2020. It introduced significant changes to the 1986 act. Few days after it came into force, the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food, and Public Distribution notified the Consumer Protection (E-Commerce) Rules, 2020. These rules aim to meet the needs

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Overview of the Consumer Protection Act, 2019

The Consumer Protection Act, 2019 finally replaced the 3-decade-old Consumer Protection Act, 1986. It received the assent of the President of India and was published in the official gazette on 9th August 2019. It came into force recently on 20th July 2020. The analysis of the 2019 act is important

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Effect of Twitter’s Action on Prashant Bhushan’s Contempt Case

On 22nd July 2020, the Supreme Court of India suo moto initiated a contempt of court case against Advocate Prashant Bhushan and Twitter India. The proceedings were against Bhushan’s ‘two tweets’ dated 27th June 2020 and 29th June 2020. In these tweets, he questioned the working of the Supreme Court

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Analyzing the Suspension of Labour Laws In Light of COVID-19

Some states in India have made drastic amendments to the application of labour laws. Though, they claim it to be for a limited time –period. This is in response, to the current pandemic which has affected the whole economy. It has created an uncertain future for the companies and the

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How Has the Pandemic Forced the Brands to Reshape Their Trademarks?

The Coronavirus has affected more than 205 countries, territories, and areas to date. The spread of this pandemic has been rapid. It has led to unprecedented government intervention. There have been lockdowns, border and business closures. The incredible impact of the virus has threatened many industries. Hospitality, aviation, and events

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An Insight Into the Latest Development on the Third Gender

This article aims to highlight the nuances of the Draft Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Rules, 2020. The Government released them on April 18th, 2020. There was a surge of public pressure on the government. Thus, there is an extension in the last date for submission of comments from 30th

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