SailNet Community - View Single Post - Mainsail from Hell OR am I an Old Fart?
View Single Post
post #30 of Old 02-19-2013
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 12,396
Thanks: 6
Thanked 183 Times in 180 Posts
Rep Power: 13
Re: Mainsail from Hell OR am I an Old Fart?

When I hear some tale like this, I am glad to live in America, the home of too much government regulation.

With written specifications for the sail, and a substantially non-conforming product delivered, there are multiple layers of legal recourse and while it could take a month or three, the seller would be required to make a full refund AND absorb the cost of picking up his non-conforming goods.

Does Oz or NZ have no protection for consumers? No mention of why that wasn't the first recourse? Or does this tale of woe fall into other jurisdictions? Did you mail a packet of cash, or a money order? Half-unspoken posts on web sites won't accomplish what other legal remedies usually will.
hellosailor is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome