(810 ILCS 5/2-602)
(from Ch. 26, par. 2-602)
Manner and effect of rightful rejection.
(1) Rejection of goods must be within a reasonable time after their
delivery or tender. It is ineffective unless the buyer seasonably notifies
(2) Subject to the provisions of the two following sections on rejected
goods (Sections 2-603 and 2-604),
(a) after rejection any exercise of ownership by the
buyer with respect to any commercial unit is wrongful as against the seller; and
(b) if the buyer has before rejection taken physical
possession of goods in which he does not have a security interest under the provisions of this Article (subsection (3) of Section 2-711, he is under a duty after rejection to hold them with reasonable care at the seller's disposition for a time sufficient to permit the seller to remove them; but
(c) the buyer has no further obligations with regard
to goods rightfully rejected.
(3) The seller's rights with respect to goods wrongfully rejected are
governed by the provisions of this Article on Seller's remedies in general
(Source: Laws 1961, 1st S.S., p. 7