This book, first published in 1982, focuses on a specific area of commercial law: the Sale of Goods Act. The book contains key cases and statutes relating to the sale of goods, each prefaced by a contextualising introduction. Notes and questions are also included, as are the full texts of the Sale of Goods Act 1979 and the relevant parts of the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977.
Table of Contents
1. Is It a Sale of Goods? 2. Formation 2.1. Auction Sales 2.2. The Exchange of Risks Effected by Formation 3. When Does the Risk Pass to the Buyer? 3.1. The Prima Facie Rule 3.2. Displacement of the Prima Facie Rule 3.3. F.O.B. and C.I.F. Contracts 4. Sellers’ Duties as to Title 5. Supplier’s Duties as to Description and Quality 5.1. The Seller’s Duties under the Sale of Goods Act Warranties 5.2. Supplier’s Liability in Contracts for the Supply of Goods to Analogous Sale 6. Remedies 6.1. Discharge by Breach 6.2. Buyer’s and Seller’s Actions for Damages 6.3. Seller’s Action for the Price 6.4. The Unpaid Seller’s Remedies against the Goods 7. Exclusion of Liability 8. Statutes 8.1. Sale of Goods Act 1979 (c.54) 8.2. Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977 (c.50)