The Chair on Consumer Law at National Law University, Delhi was established by the Department of Consumer Affairs, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Government of India.
The Consumer Protection Act, 2019 came into effect in August 2019 and has been notified in the month of July this year. The legislation has repealed the three decades old Consumer Protection Act, 1986 and completely overhauled the law with the objective of providing timely and effective administration and settlement of consumer disputes. Consumer Protection Laws represent one of the most critical components of the market architecture of the country involving a wide range of stakeholders. It is essential that the students of law, commerce, management, and other streams understand the nuances of this specialised subject through both education and training in this field.
In light of the same, the Chair on Consumer Laws at National Law University, Delhi is organizing the Second Edition of National Quiz Competition on Consumer Protection Laws, 2020.
Date: 30th November 2020.
Objective: To provide an opportunity and a conducive platform to students from all streams at various universities to expand, explore and develop their knowledge of consumer laws through the medium of a National Quiz.
Eligibility: The competition invites undergraduate students, from all disciplines, to participate as individuals.
Awards: The top 3 participants will be awarded cash prizes
- 1st position: ₹ 6000
- 2nd position: ₹ 4000
- 3rd position: ₹ 2000
Last Date for Registration: 15th November 2020.
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The registration form can be accessed here.