4 Ownership of goods
4 Ownership of goods

(1)     In this Chapter ownership of goods means the general property in goods, not merely a special property.

(2)     For the time when ownership of goods is transferred, see in particular the following provisions of the Sale of Goods Act 1979 (which relate to contracts of sale)—

section 16: goods must be ascertained section 17: property passes when intended to pass section 18: rules for ascertaining intention section 19: reservation of right of disposal section 20A: undivided shares in goods forming part of a bulk section 20B: deemed consent by co-owner to dealings in bulk goods