In a recent decision by the Court of Appeal on 3 July 2018 the court refused an appeal brought by Network Rail over damages awarded to two homeowners for the effect of Japanese Knotweed on their properties in South Wales. The decision has been hailed as a...
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The legislation that applies to your case will depend on when you bought the product. If the product was bought before the 1st October 2015, the Sale of Goods Act 1979 applies. If you bought it on or after the 1st October 2015, then the Consumer Rights Act 2015 applies.
If you purchased the product using credit, i.e. under a loan agreement or using a credit card, then you may also have additional protection under S.75 Consumer Credit Act 1974 (if at least £100 was financed on credit), which can give you a route to resolve your issues through your lender, and the financial ombudsman, if the seller will not cooperate.