I. Obligation of inspection and notification of defects on
receipt of deliveries of pipes and manholes
Purchasers have the right and the obligation to inspect goods purchased and to notify of defects immediately upon receipt of such goods. In most cases purchasers take this very seriously. As a consequence, sellers would like to restrict these rights in their general standard terms and conditions. Lawmakers, however, see violation of essential fundamental legal concepts here.
Contracting parties must be businessmen
“Latent” defect is evidently the only correct term here. The not infrequently...