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National Workshop on Consumer Awareness.
On the 13th of March, 2020, Centre of Excellence on Consumer Laws IFIM Law School headed by Ms. Shivani Dutta, Assistant Professor IFIM Law School organised ‘Dolor Conscientia’, a National Workshop on Consumer Awareness in association with Chair on Consumer Law and Practice (CLAP), NLSIU. The day-long workshop spanned across two sessions on the subject of Consumer Protection Act, 2019 and Mediation in Consumer Protection. Two separate panels, of four eminent speakers each, delivered enriching lectures on better accessibility of justice to consumers, specific product liability, increased penalties for unfair trade practices and mediation as an optimal dispute resolution method.
Students from across the nation participated in search of information from judges, lawyers and practitioners who understand, both, the law and its practice in real life. The Guests and Panellists included Mr. Raju N. (Registrar of KSDRC), Dr. Ashok Patil (Chair Professor of CLAP), Mr. Shivkumar (Senior Associate and Mediator), Dr Anita Patil( Assistant Professor , Ramaiah College of Law), Dr P. Ravishankar ( Consultant cum Mediator, OCMC) and Prof. Anil.B Suraj ( IIM Bangalore) and many more.