product liability


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product liability

n
(Commerce) the liability to the public of a manufacturer or trader for selling a faulty product
Translations

product liability

n (Jur) → Produkthaftung f
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Activities and product liability insurance services.
Synopsis - The report provides market analysis, information and insights into the UK public and product liability insurance business.
Matthew Hogg, an underwriter at Lloyd's underwriter Kiln plc, said that a typical product liability incident could be caused by the use of incorrect ingredients.
Successful product liability suits could put gun makers out of business by draining their financial resources through constantly defending themselves in court.
Paul Llewellyn will run the international law firm's UK-wide product liability practice from the Midlands office, and plans to carve a much bigger share of the market.
Mealey said that Automotive Product Liability is written to cover all aspects of the legal field, including such areas as crashworthiness litigation, tire separation defect cases, settlement negotiations, insurance-related matters and claims involving air bag deployment.
The United States imposes liability on a manufacturer or company even if the company has shown care," says Sara Schotland, a product liability lawyer in Washington, D.
Members of the group had aggregate product liability losses that were less than the entity's consolidated net operating loss.
Product liability expenses continue to grow, and this drain on manufacturers' funds adversely affects our economy and places many industries at a competitive disadvantage.
The Drug and Medical Device Product Liability Deskbook includes detailed coverage of: warning-related claims and defences; other information-based theories; strict liability; FDA-related per se liability; pre-emption of common law tort claims by the Food, Drug & Cosmetic Act and FDA regulations; the use of the class action in drug and medical device litigation; theories of liability asserted against entities other than manufacturers; practical issues involving management of litigation; the use of expert witnesses; and many other important topics.
640 -- The Product Liability Fairness Act -- to the floor on its own merits.
com/reports/c32395) has announced the addition of Managing Product Liability Risks: A Comprehensive Guide To Winning Legal Strategies For Managing Product Liability Exposure and Litigation to their offering.
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