What is a warranty?

Personal injury lawyers in Baltimore understand that a warranty is a factual statement, made by a seller to a buyer who relies on that information in deciding to purchase the product. The factual statement can be oral, or written. If the product does not live up to that warranty, and damage or injury result, the consumer is entitled to damages.

 

Statements of opinion ["that's a great car"] or personal recommendations ["I love that car"] are not considered statements of fact, and therefore do not create a warranty.

"This car will pull 3500 lbs up a 6% grade at 25 mph" would be a factual statement, and therefore a warranty, as the performance of a car.

CAN I SUE MY EMPLOYER IF I AM HURT AT WORK?

I’d be safe in saying most people have a sense that when you sustain a personal injury at work you are entitled to collect workers’ compensation benefits. What is not a commonly understood it that an injured worker is typically not...

TOP FIVE KEY FACTORS CONSIDERED BY A CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEY

I personally find that criminal defense work, providing guidance and counsel to those accused of crimes and defending those individuals at trial, is some of the most meaningful and rewarding work that I do. I tend to think of a triable, winnable...

The Top 5 Reasons Why Workers Compensation Claims Are Denied.

It's been noted elsewhere in these Guides, that the workers' compensation law is supposed to be self-executing. What we see in practice is that is simply not the case. Injured workers are denied benefits by insurance companies each and...

The Top 5 Reasons Not To Post Legal Questions Online

Perhaps the single most important benefit of representation by a skilled attorney is that of confidentiality. Although there may be limited exceptions to the rule of confidentiality, a lawyer may not disclose communications had with the client. A...

Can I Switch Lawyers?

The answer is yes. Lawyers are no different in this respect than any other profession. If you were not happy with the work that an auto mechanic was doing on your car -you would find a different mechanic. If you were not happy with the work your...
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