CTIA inspected stands along cycle routes

(Hradec Králové, September 25, 2017) Going for a trip on cycle routes is no problem nowadays. Sellers of refreshments and various consumer goods used the opportunity and sold their products right along the cycle routes. That’s why the CTIA Inspectorate for the Hradec Králové and Pardubice Regions carried out 18 inspections focused on retail sale and alimentation services in these locations. Violations of law were detected in 50% of cases.

Consumer discrimination only exceptional in second quarter 2017

(Prague, September 22, 2017) In the second quarter of 2017, the Czech Trade Inspection Authority carried out inspections aimed at compliance with the provision of section 6 of the Act on Consumer Protection which determines that vendors shall not discriminate consumers within sale of products and provision of services. Suspicions of certain forms of discrimination were detected in 2 cases. In one case, consumers speaking a foreign language were billed higher prices in a restaurant than Czech speaking customers. In the other case, the company or...

CTIA took counterfeits for almost 26 million in second quarter 2017

(Prague, September 5, 2017) In the second quarter of 2017, the Czech Trade Inspection Authority carried out inspections within which compliance with obligations stemming from the Act No. 634/1992 Coll. on Consumer Protection was inspected. It especially focused on the offer, sale and storage of products or provision of services infringing certain intellectual property rights. Violations of legal regulations were detected in 313 of 425 inspections, i.e. 73.65%, including 93 cases in which offer, sale or storage of counterfeits were detected, whi...
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