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n.1.(Civil Law) The annulling of a sale, and the return by the buyer of the article sold, on account of some defect.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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En fait, aussi bien a la cour des comptes qu'aux divers services de redhibition, les rapports fusent a des cadences accelerees pour epingler tel ou tel haut responsable de l'Administration ou encore de la Representativite.
action for redhibition against a seller who knew, or is presumed to have
See also Mack E Barham, "Redhibition: A Comparative Comment" (1975) 49:2 Tul L Rev 376 at 380 (noting stipulation pour autrui (third-party beneficiary) exception to civil law privity requirement); La Civ Code Ann ("[a] contracting party may stipulate a benefit for a third person called a third party beneficiary", art 1978; "[a]n obligor and a third person may agree to an assumption by the latter of an obligation of the former", art 1821).
The Louisiana Court of Appeal wasted little time with redhibition, but it did discuss the principal claim made by the surety that the supplier's notice failed to comply with Louisiana law in that it referred to the contract number as E-021-91, when the correct contract number was E-011-91.
La panne des instances de redhibition est reelle devant des ecueils politiques.
This Section addresses the basic principles relied on in the creation of the Subsequent Purchaser Doctrine, including the distinction between real and personal rights, the rights of parties to a lease, and the warranty against redhibition. These concepts were essential in the cases that created the Subsequent Purchaser Doctrine and have been relied on by subsequent courts in its application.
This Section also focuses on the underlying principles and justifications used by courts in the application and maintenance of the doctrine in the face of damage caused by former lessees and the implied warranty against redhibition.
On se rappellera la visite inopinee, il y a quelques temps, du ministre delegue de l'Interieur, Cherqui Draiss, au cours de laquelle il a ete convenu que les procedures de sanction et redhibition seraient entamees contre tous les contrevenants et les complices qualifies, en effet, par le responsable gouvernemental fort ecoeure, photos deplorables des illiceites brandies a l'assistance, de [beaucoup moins que] mafias du foncier [beaucoup plus grand que].