Used-car salesman should not be trusted

November 18, 2014

  • 343 Sales
  • 343I Requisites and Validity of Contract
  • 343k37 Misrepresentation and Fraud by Seller
  • 343k40 Quality or Value

11-18-14Oral statements made by used car salesman that used car was in good condition and suitable for driving was mere sales “puffing,” being a statement of an opinion and not a statement of fact, and thus could not constitute the basis for a claim of fraud.

Randall v. Smith, 222 S.E.2d 664, (Ga.App., 1975)