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The Lemon Law is a thing, conceived by Barney to avoid spending too long a date that is going nowhere. The Lemon Law entitles a person to call off the date within the first five minutes with no repercussions.


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Notes and TriviaEdit

  • The Lemon Law appeared in The Duel. The subject of Barney's Blog that week was on the law: Barney's Blog: Lemon Law
  • The Lemon Law is based on real American laws designed to protect purchasers of defective cars (lemons)[1].
  • Ted later mentioned the Lemon Law in The Platinum Rule where he was complaining about Barney's crazy theories.
  • The Lemon Law is discussed in Article 140 of The Bro Code.


  1. Lemon law on English Wikipedia

[1] Lemon law - What is the Lemon Law

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