Government unveils draft e-commerce rules

News:Government has released the draft Consumer Protection (e-Commerce) Rules,2019. Facts: About the E-commerce rules: Unfair Trade Practices:The rules prohibit E-commerce firms from adopting unfair methods or deceptive practice that may influence transactional decisions of consumers to products and services. False reviews:It also bars such entities from falsely representing themselves as consumers or post reviews about… Continue reading Government unveils draft e-commerce rules

Government unveils draft e-com norms

The Ministry of Consumer Affairs has introduced the draft e-commerce guidelines for consumer protection. The proposed rules are aimed at curbing the sale of counterfeit goods, streamlining returns and refunds and delineating the liabilities of sellers and online marketplaces. The rules provides that every e-commerce entity needs to publish the name and contact details of… Continue reading Government unveils draft e-com norms