Diary of XI Consumers’ Festival “Time to Act!”

On March 11, 2019, the XI Conservative Festival was opened in Kiev National Trade and Economic University by a noisy shout “Time to Act!” On the occasion of all the present, the first vice-rector on scientific and pedagogical work Pritulskaya Natalia Volodymyrivna congratulated. She emphasized that it is very important for everyone to read the Law of Ukraine “On Consumer Rights Protection”, study their rights, learn to defend them themselves and tell family and friends. Natalia Volodymyrivna called on all those who want to join the All-Ukrainian Movement “Youth for Consumer Rights”.


The event was attended by vice-rector for science Melnychenko Svetlana Vladimirovna, vice-rector for scientific and pedagogical work Shapoval Svitlana Vladimirovna, Dean of the Faculty of Trade and Marketing Osyka Victor Anatoliyovych, Dean of the Faculty of Finance and Banking Kaneva Tetiana Volodymyrivna, university lecturers, students, postgraduate students and other guests.

The present guests were able to check their knowledge of consumer rights in the quest SMART-consumer, be careful! The seller, be legal! “, Which was conducted by the Department of International Private, Commercial and Civil Law. You could also take part in the quiz “Be SMART!”, Which was proposed by the organizers of the festival.

The Department of Banking was represented by an open source consultancy center on financial services, whose experts can offer optimal solutions for income and expenses, savings and investments, and tell about legal protection in case of violations of consumer rights in the field of financial services.

Also present at the presentation of the law-study project “I Have a Right!” Of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine.

Of particular interest was the action of the Ukrainian alliance against counterfeiting and piracy “I buy real! I do not buy forgery! “, Dedicated to the actual issues of implementation and protection of intellectual property rights. In addition, all interested persons could interview and answer questions related to consumer rights protection.
We are confident that the promotion of conservative knowledge is an important step in solving urgent problems and ensuring high standards of consumption and quality of life.