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Do I have any rights, I had brest implants in 2005 that's 9ys

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Do I have any rights, I had brest implants in 2005 that's 9ys ago, I have found out that they are PIP's and one is leaking, iv got in touch with the clinic that did the brest inlargment but they say they can't find my records, I don't know what to do next.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ash replied 2 years ago.
Alex Watts : Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you with this.
Alex Watts : How did you pau for them and when did you find out please?
Customer:

hi Alex, I paid for them doing on my visa card, I found out that my right implant was leaking on new years eve

Alex Watts :

Visa credit or debit?

Customer:

I have read about section 75 but I don't know if I am out of time with me getting the implants in 2005, it Visa card I have my statement for it as well

Alex Watts :

For breach of contract yes.

Alex Watts :

For negligence you have 3 years from date of discovery

Alex Watts :

So yes you are in time although they may try and say its statue barred

Alex Watts :

So for negligence it is in time

Alex Watts :

Did they have a guarantee on them?

Customer:

how do I go about it?

Alex Watts :

You need to see a professional medical negligence Solicitoro

Alex Watts :

Soliicitor

Customer:

I think it was 10ys so I am in my 9th year

Alex Watts :

There are rules and procedures to follow

Alex Watts :

Ok - so you also have a claim for breach of contract

Alex Watts :

That would usually be 6 years but the guarantee is for 10 years

Alex Watts :

But you need a medical negligence Solicitor

Alex Watts :

to find one go here:

Alex Watts :

http://solicitors.lawsociety.org.uk/

Alex Watts :

Can I clarify anything else for you?

Customer:

thank you, ***** ***** try to go thought the clinic or the visa

Alex Watts :

Both

Customer:

I have made an appointment to have the problem sorted but with another clinic, I don't feel I can put it off, will this be a problem.

Alex Watts :

Indeed.

Alex Watts :

It needs to be resolved.

Alex Watts :

Can I clarify anything else for you?

Customer:

no thank you for your help

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