Proving a breach of the contract of carriage is only half the battle.
Following a breach of contract the injured party is entitled to be made whole.
The produce industry has its fair share of terms with more than one meaning.
The words, “Fails to grade U.S. #1 account condition,” on a USDA inspection certificate sound awfully conclusive.
The warranty of merchantability usually finds itself in the shadow of the warranty of suitable shipping condition, but the food safety outbreaks in 2018 brought a fair amount of attention to this lesser-known warranty.