- breach of warranty
- breach of warranty ˌbreach of ˈwarranty noun breaches of warranty PLURALFORM [countable, uncountable] LAWwhen someone fails to do something that they have agreed to do as part of a contract
* * *breach of warranty UK US noun [C or U] (plural breaches of warranty)► LAW a failure of a product or service to reach a stated standard: »
A breach of warranty will give the purchaser the right to claim damages from the vendor.
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breach of warranty — breach of war·ran·ty see breach 1a Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. breach of warranty … Law dictionary
breach of warranty — noun a breach that occurs when an item is deficient according to the terms of a warranty • Hypernyms: ↑breach of contract … Useful english dictionary
breach of warranty — The violation of an express or implied contract of warranty. See breach of covenant … Ballentine's law dictionary
breach of warranty — See warranty … Big dictionary of business and management
breach of warranty — /ˌbri:tʃ əv wɒrənti/ noun 1. the act of supplying goods which do not meet the standards of the warranty applied to them 2. a fail ure to do something which is a part of a contract … Dictionary of banking and finance
breach of warranty of authority — conduct contrary to the representation that one is an agent for a principal (See agency). Where an agent has contracted as agent (rather than personally), in general he cannot be made personally liable on the contract. An exception to this rule… … Law dictionary
warranty — war·ran·ty / wȯr ən tē, wär / n pl ties [modification (influenced by warrant ) of Anglo French garantie, from garantir to protect, warrant] 1: a promise in a deed that gives the grantee of an estate recourse (as through an action for damages)… … Law dictionary
breach — / brēch/ n 1 a: a violation in the performance of or a failure to perform an obligation created by a promise, duty, or law without excuse or justification breach of duty: a breach of a duty esp. by a fiduciary (as an agent or corporate officer)… … Law dictionary
Warranty — In commercial and consumer transactions, a warranty is an obligation or guarantee that an article or service sold is as factually stated or legally implied by the seller, and that often provides for a specific remedy such as repair or replacement … Wikipedia
breach — The breaking or violating of a law, right, obligation, engagement, or duty, either by commission or omission. Exists where one party to contract fails to carry out term, promise, or condition of the contract Rights and remedies. Parts 6 and 7 of… … Black's law dictionary