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Fit for What Purpose? Understanding the Warranty of Fitness for Particular Purpose

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For manufacturing companies, some of the most important terms in any contract for the purchase or sale of goods are the warranties that apply to those goods.  This article will address one particular kind of warranty – the warranty of fitness for particular purpose.… Continue reading this entry

Service Contracts and Extended Warranties: Building Customer Loyalty and Profits

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Purchasers of consumer goods are more discerning than ever before, and thanks to the internet, have access to more choices and more information every day.  Manufacturers that are perceived as producing high-quality products have an advantage in the markets of the future.  One way manufacturers have long signaled their quality is through providing product warranties … Continue reading this entry

Don’t Be Inconspicuous: Disclaiming the Implied Warranty of Merchantability

Some of the most important terms in any contract for the sale of goods are the warranties that apply to the goods.  In addition to any express warranties made by the seller, the law implies certain warranties in some contracts unless the seller expressly disclaims them, which may be trickier than expected.  One such warranty—the … Continue reading this entry