risk of buyer


risk of buyer
See buyer's risk.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • buyer's risk — In sales, the risk follows the title and if the title to the goods vests in the buyer at the moment of the sale or upon delivery to the carrier, then the risk of loss or damage to the goods during transportation is upon the buyer. 46 Am J1st… …   Ballentine's law dictionary


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