Reetika-Walia
    Reetika  Walia

    Muscat Daily Columnist

    Reetika Walia is an attorney at Al Busaidy Mansoor Jamal & Co and specialises in intellectual property, technology, media and telecommunication (IP& TMT) laws, and can be reached at reetika.walia@amjoman.com

Consumer rights
    June 9, 2013

You buy an expensive watch for your wife as a birthday gift. Two months later the polish of the gold plated watch starts to fade. What should you do? Should you ignore it as normal wear and tear or should you take the trouble of going back to the store asking for a replacement? Is the watch still covered under warranty? Are you aware of the minimum warranties that you are entitled to by law?