2017 ORS 646A.093¹
Disclosures for handling and shipping consumer goods required in advertisements, offers and sales
  • penalty

(1) As used in this section:

(a) “Advertise” means to communicate about a consumer good by newspaper, radio, television, handbill, placard or other print, broadcast or electronic medium within this state for the purpose of selling the consumer good.

(b) “Consumer goods” means goods that an individual uses or buys for use primarily for personal, family or household purposes.

(2) A person that offers for sale, sells or advertises consumer goods that the person will ship directly to a consumer in this state shall clearly disclose during the sales transaction the charges, if any, that the consumer must pay for handling and shipping the consumer goods.

(3) A person that fails to disclose the handling and shipping charges for consumer goods in a transaction described in subsection (2) of this section commits an unlawful practice under ORS 646.607 (Unlawful business, trade practices) that is subject to enforcement under ORS 646.632 (Enjoining unlawful trade practices). [2013 c.433 §1]

Law Review Cita­tions

52 WLR 451 (2016)

(formerly 646.315 to 646.375)

Notes of Decisions

Where purchaser fails to provide notice of condi­tion requiring repair, presump­tion does not arise that repair time exceeding 30 business days demonstrates inability of manufacturer to conform vehicle. Pavel v. Winnebago Industries, Inc., 127 Or App 16, 870 P2d 856 (1994)

Repair time exceeding 30 business days as evidence of inability to conform vehicle applies only to presently existing defect. Pavel v. Winnebago Industries, Inc., 127 Or App 16, 870 P2d 856 (1994)

Law Review Cita­tions

19 WLR 329 (1983)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 646A—Trade Regulation, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors646A.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 646A, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano646A.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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