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Company liable for software defects rules Court

viralMeme (1461143) writes | more than 4 years ago

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normsky (1461143) writes "A software company's stipulation that customers could not take action against it for the poor performance of its software was unfair and could not be enforced, the High Court has said.

"Pursuant to `the Sale of Goods Act 1979, a term is to be implied into the contract that Entirety would be fit for the purpose for which it was bought, namely that the system would increase revenue and occupancy levels and would allow quicker check-in and check-out, including accurately processing groups and making changes to group reservations while preserving the accuracy of the system," he wrote.

"I am satisfied that Entirety was not fit for the purpose for which it was sold .."

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