Notice for Consumers (ADR)
According to Act no. 634/1992 Coll., Consumers Protection Act, the attorney at law shall be obliged to provide the consumer with the information about legal services he provides and the fees for such services so that the consumer may make a decision whether he agrees with the offer of legal service according to specified conditions or not. Beside the information on fees the attorney at law shall be obliged to provide the consumer with the information about the payment terms, information on the right to withdraw from the contract or the right to terminate the contract, if it exists, and about the conditions under which such right may be applied. Furthermore, the attorney at law shall be obliged to provide the consumer with the confirmation of provided legal services, with the confirmation of consumer´s claim and the procedure of dealing with it. It is expected that The Slovak Bar Association will be charged with alternative consumer dispute resolution concerning the disputes between the attorneys at law and consumers.