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Products liability, the first twenty-five years

Products liability, the first twenty-five years

case summaries, commentary, and annotations, 1957-1982

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Published by Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Education Fund in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Products liability -- United States -- Digests.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes and table of cases.

      Statementedited by Jeffrey Robert White.
      ContributionsWhite, Jeffrey Robert., Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Education Fund.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF1296.A59 P76 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. (xi, 1279 p.) ;
      Number of Pages1279
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3192072M
      ISBN 100941916065, 0941916073, 0941916081
      LC Control Number83070668

      Print book: National government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Products liability -- Australia. Products liability. Australia. More like this: Similar Items. Buy Products Liability, ed. (Vol. 12, Virginia Practice Series™) at Legal Solutions from Thomson Reuters. Get free shipping on law books.

      THE UNEASY CASE FOR PRODUCT LIABILITY A. Mitchell Polinsky∗ and Steven Shavell∗∗ In this Article we compare the benefits of product liability to its costs and conclude that the case for product liability is weak for a wide range of products. One benefit of product liability is that it can induce firms to improve product safety. This report provides perspective on these and other key issues concerning the law and economics of products liability. The authors begins with a brief description of the evolution of products liability doctrine in the U.S., up to the point of the liability crisis of the late s.

      Products Liability for the General Practitioner delves deeply into every cause of action available in products liability claims. It outlines the history, development, and current interpretations of crucial concepts like privity, negligence, warranty, and strict liability. It also: • Provides a checklist for pleadings for plaintiffs and defendants. Product Liability analyzes both the theory and practice of products liability litigation, whether the issue is asbestos, automobiles, food, drugs, chemicals, household products, or any of the hundreds of other products that may be the subject of litigation.. Attorneys for both plaintiffs and defendants will find comprehensive coverage of such matters as: the advantages and disadvantages of.


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Book $ Designing an Effective Products Liability Compliance Program, ed. (Vol. 2, Corporate Compliance Series). A first basis of recovery in products-liability theory is breach of warranty. Under the California Corporate Criminal Liability Act, which took effect twenty years ago, companies and managers must notify a state regulatory agency if they know that a product they are selling in California has a safety defect, and the same rule applies under.

Products Liability: Cases and Materials (American Casebook) (American Casebook Series) 4th edition by Fischer, David, Green, Michael, Powers Jr, William, Sanders, () Hardcover. by Fischer, David. Court proceedings for product liability claims must be issued within three years of the date of injury.

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Central to this is consideration of the strict liability provisions found in Part 1 of the Consumer Protection Act and the closely related regulatory rules on product safety. Four distinct periods dominate the recent history of product liability law in the United States.

First, the two postwar decades (–70) were relatively uneventful, as policymakers focused on health and education and attempts to eradicate broad social problems such as racial discrimination and poverty.

words of warning are necessary. First, you should keep in mind that whole books have been written about product liability law and that this article is, by necessity, an oversimplification of a complex subject.

Second, for every general rule described below, you should assume that there exists innumerable exceptions. Definition of Product; Definitions of Defect, Including Restatement 2d Torts and Restatement 3d Product Liability; Definition of Sale; Breakdown of Privity; Statutory Violations; Bases of Liability Including Negligence, Warranty and Strict Liability; Potential Plaintiffs; Potential Defendants Including Manufacturers, Distributors, Lessors, Realtors, Successor Corporations and Providers of.

Kluwer products liability library. Edition/Format: Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Products liability -- United States. Products liability -- United States -- Trial practice. Trial practice -- United States. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items.

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