Benjamin's Sale of Goods 9th ed with 2nd Supplement


Edited by: Michael G Bridge

ISBN13: 9780414051041
New Edition ISBN: 9780414063969
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780414028777
Published: September 2016
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback & Supplement

Benjamin’s Sale of Goods provides practitioners with comprehensive advice on case law and legislation regarding sale of goods in the UK and globally. Part of the Common Law Library, this title has established itself as the premier publication on sale of goods and is frequently cited in court due to its depth and coverage.

The 2nd Supplement was published in September 2016
The Special Supplement was published in September 2015 (and is dedicated to the Consumer Rights Act 2015)
The Main Work was published in November 2014
First published in 1868, this title is now seen as a must-have purchase for its core readership of commercial practitioners in medium and large-firms, academics and commercial barristers
Covers the needs of practitioners interested in all areas of sale of goods case law
Includes clearly defined and structured content, with separate sections for Nature and formation of the Contract of Sale, Property and risk, Performance of the contract, Defective goods, Consumer Protection, Remedies, Overseas Sales, Conflict of laws
Provides high level text supported by all relevant developments in legislation and case law - the cases selected and the interpretation and guidance provided being one of the title's added values
Provides a comprehensive explanation of the law of sale of goods, including terms and conditions, rights and obligations
Sets out the nature and formation of the contract of sale
Includes discussion of unfair contract terms in commercial and consumer sales
Details the remedies available when disputes arise
Explains the implications of E-Commerce, including electronic contracts and payments
Examines the law on Letters of Credit
Incorporates the Sale and Supply of Goods to Consumers Regulations 2002, and recent European Directives
Includes expert commentary on the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999
Outlines the implications of the Consumer Credit Act and gives a detailed account of consumer protection
Provides authoritative discussion on conflict of laws
Examines the international scope of the subject, with chapters on overseas sales
Takes you through the laws relating to consumer protection

Commercial Law, Consumer Law, Common Law Library
  • Part one Nature and formation of the Contract of Sale;
  • The contract of sale of goods
  • Formation of the contract
  • Application of general contractual principles
  • Part two Property and risk;
  • The title of the seller
  • Passing of property
  • Risk and frustration
  • Transfer of title by non-owners
  • Part three Performance of the contract;
  • Delivery
  • Acceptance and payment
  • Part four Defective goods;
  • Classification of statements as to goods
  • Terms as to description and quality implied by the sale of goods act
  • Remedies in respect of defects
  • Exemption clauses
  • Part five Consumer protection;
  • Consumer protection
  • Part six Remedies;
  • The seller’s remedies affecting the goods
  • Other remedies of the seller
  • The remedies of the buyer
  • Part seven Overseas sales;
  • Overseas sales in general
  • CIF contracts
  • FOB contracts
  • Other special terms and provisions in overseas sales
  • Negotiable instruments in overseas sales
  • Documentary credits
  • Autonomous guarantees
  • Export credit guarantees
  • Part Eight Conflict of laws;
  • Conflict of laws
  • Appendix
  • The Sale of Goods Act 1979