Implied Warranty of Merchantability
Learn about the products liability dimension of Article 2, largely embodied in the implied warranty of merchantability.
When a buyer purchases goods, the buyer generally has certain expectations regarding the goods’ quality. To address these expectations, Article 2 contains two implied warranties of quality: the implied warranty of fitness for a particular purpose, and the implied warranty of merchantability, which we’ll discuss in this lesson.
I. Section 2-314
The implied warranty of merchantability automatically arises by operation of law in transactions involving a seller who is a merchant with respect to...