Client who sold a harness horse to a professional buyer wins case

Dutch client of Schelstraete Lawyers who sold a carriage horse to a professional buyer wins appeal procedure at the Court of Appeal Arnhem. Buyer claimed defects at the sold horse (tendon issues) and litigated at the Supreme Court in The Netherlands. Also, this instance rejected buyers claims against seller. No consumer sale was established. Buyer had the burden of proof regarding the presence of the defect prior to the sale which burden was not met.

Source: ECLI:NL:HR:2019:224.

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