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Buyer's Remedies for Nondelivery

Learn about the buyer’s remedies if the seller either fails to make conforming delivery or repudiates the contract.


As with the seller’s remedies, the primary purpose of a buyer’s remedies under Article 2 is to ensure that the buyer is put in the same position as the buyer would’ve been in had the parties performed under the contract. To this end, Article 2 provides the buyer with different remedies depending on whether the buyer has accepted the goods at the time of the breach.

We’ll start by considering the remedies available to a buyer who hasn’t accepted the goods.

I. Buyer’s Remedies

If the seller fails...