In the state Duma said that «black Friday» often enter the buyer

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State Duma Deputy Oleg Nilov (CF) believes that many vendors during the «black Friday» and other promotions administered mislead customers, taking advantage of their lack of awareness, in this regard, he sent a request to the CPS asking to stand up for consumers, writes «the parliamentary newspaper».

The Deputy said that amid a lack of consumer information, the sellers satisfied promotions and other activities to increase demand («black Friday», «last days,» «liquidation»).

«Due to the large number of imposed sometimes fraudulent so-called «non-refundable» sales of goods, services, including in the days of «black Friday», «last days,» «liquidation», please provide information on measures taken by the Agency to prevent the introduction of misleading consumers,» the newspaper quoted the Deputy head of the faction WED.

According to the publication, Nilov also asked the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova «to support the amendment to the law, entitling consumers to return goods at own will without explanation of the return and the necessity of exchange for other goods».

The MP recalled the number of legislative initiatives previously proposed by the deputies of the state Duma to strengthen protection of consumers ‘ rights: to limit the use of price tags, different size and color and require sellers to place the products separately from expiring. These proposals have not been approved by the government.

«I ask you to provide information about the legislative initiatives of the Ministry and the government to change this situation», – says Nilov.

On the fourth Thursday of November residents of the United States celebrate one of the major holidays of the year — thanksgiving. Next Friday, historically received excessive customer demand the name «black Friday» and the following weekend to open the season of Christmas sales. In Russia «black Friday» has been held since 2013.