Texas Supreme Court decides that implied warranties can pass to second-hand buyers

June 06, 2014 | By CHRISTINA MARTIN

Today, the Texas Supreme Court released a narrow decision in MAN Engines & Components, Inc v. Shows.  Doug Shows purchased a used 55-foot yacht, “as-is,” containing engines built by the defendant, MAN Engines.  When the engines failed, Mr. Shows sued MAN Engines and prevailed on his claim that MAN breached the implied warranty of ...