Consumer Product Safety Regulation: Impact of the 2008

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These patterns of business interactions are called prior dealings and can serve as the basis for determining what is breach of contract in a business setting. The National Law Review is a free to use, no-log in database of legal and business articles. Liability for Product and Service Imperfection. - The suppliers of durable or nondurable consumer products are jointly liable for imperfections in quality that render the products unfit or inadequate for consumption for which they are designed or decrease their value, and for those resulting from inconsistency with the information provided on the container, packaging, labels or publicity messages/advertisement, with due regard to the variations resulting from their nature, the consumer being able to demand replacement to the imperfect parts.

Pages: 385

Publisher: Practising Law Institute; 1st edition (October 30, 2008)

ISBN: 1402411219

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