Subchapter I Short Title, General Constructionand Subject Matter 402.101 – 402.107
Subchapter II Form, Formation, and Readjustment of Contract 402.201 – 402.210
Subchapter III General Obligation and Construction of Contract 402.301 – 402.328
Subchapter IV Title, Creditors, and Good Faith Purchasers 402.401 – 402.403
Subchapter V Performance 402.501 – 402.515
Subchapter VI Breach, Repudiation and Excuse 402.601 – 402.616
Subchapter VII Remedies 402.701 – 402.725

Terms Used In Wisconsin Statutes > Chapter 402

  • Adult: means a person who has attained the age of 18 years, except that for purposes of investigating or prosecuting a person who is alleged to have violated any state or federal criminal law or any civil law or municipal ordinance, "adult" means a person who has attained the age of 17 years. See Wisconsin Statutes 403.504
  • Buyer: means a person who buys or contracts to buy goods. See Wisconsin Statutes 402.103
  • Contract for sale: includes both a present sale of goods and a contract to sell goods at a future time. See Wisconsin Statutes 402.106
  • County board: means the county board of supervisors. See Wisconsin Statutes 403.504
  • homestead: means the dwelling and so much of the land surrounding it as is reasonably necessary for use of the dwelling as a home, but not less than one-fourth acre, if available, and not exceeding 40 acres. See Wisconsin Statutes 403.504
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols or figures. See Wisconsin Statutes 403.504
  • Oath: includes affirmation in all cases where by law an affirmation may be substituted for an oath. See Wisconsin Statutes 403.504
  • Optical disc: means a rotating circular plate on which information or images are placed in storage, and which is recorded and read by laser beams focused on the plate. See Wisconsin Statutes 403.504
  • Police department: includes a department under s. See Wisconsin Statutes 403.504
  • Preceding: when used by way of reference to any statute section, means the section next preceding that in which the reference is made. See Wisconsin Statutes 403.504
  • present sale: means a sale which is accomplished by the making of the contract. See Wisconsin Statutes 402.106
  • Promulgate: when used in connection with a rule, as defined under s. See Wisconsin Statutes 403.504
  • Qualified: when applied to any person elected or appointed to office, means that such person has done those things which the person was by law required to do before entering upon the duties of the person's office. See Wisconsin Statutes 403.504
  • seal: includes the word "seal" the letters "L S" and a scroll or other device intended to represent a seal, if any is affixed in the proper place for a seal, as well as an impression of a seal on the instrument. See Wisconsin Statutes 403.504
  • Seller: means a person who sells or contracts to sell goods. See Wisconsin Statutes 402.103
  • Sworn: includes "affirmed" in all cases where by law an affirmation may be substituted for an oath. See Wisconsin Statutes 403.504
  • United States: includes the District of Columbia, the states, the commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the territories organized by congress. See Wisconsin Statutes 403.504
  • Week: means 7 consecutive days. See Wisconsin Statutes 403.504