Browsing: Consumer Protection Act

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Operators face showdown at the consumer corral

The National Consumer Commission, established in April to enforce the new Consumer Protection Act, has received objections from all of SA’s big operators, with the exception of Neotel, to the compliance notices it served on them demanding

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Icasa wants consumer act exemptions

Despite coming into effect on 1 April, the Consumer Protection Act (CPA) continues to encounter opposition and challenges to its legitimacy. Various parties have claimed that existing regulatory bodies provide consumers with the sort of protection

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Consumer act regulations may be delayed

Telecommunications operators have expressed concern that the regulations governing certain aspects of the Consumer Protection Act, due to be implemented in April, have not yet been finalised

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New law a health hazard for operators

Hundreds of conflicting studies have been released dealing with the safety of using mobile phones and the effects of wireless base stations on the health of people living near them. These inconsistent studies