REDHIBITORY ACTION

In the civil law. An action for redhibition. An action to avoid a sale on account of some vice or defect in the thing sold, which renders its use impossible, or so inconvenient and imperfect that it must be supposed the buyer would not have purchased it had he known of the vice. Civ. Code La. art. 2520.

More On This Topic



Link to This Definition
Did you find this definition of REDHIBITORY ACTION helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary