Buying Defective Goods

This script discusses what you can do if you've bought a product or items which turn out to be defective. Topics include "express" and "implied" terms of a contract, four conditions for the purchase and sale of new items, and what to do if you discover the goods you've bought are defective.

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The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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last reviewed
January 2015 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.

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Chinese (simplified) (PDF)
Mandarin (audio/podcast)

resource type
consumer rights, buying consumer goods, defective products, contracts, guarantee or warranty, implied term, Dial-A-Law
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