The law of product liability
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The law of product liability by Margaret C. Jasper

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Published by Oceana in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Products liability

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StatementMargaret C. Jasper.
SeriesLaw for the layperson, Oceana"s Legal almanac series, Legal almanac series
The Physical Object
Pagination174 p.
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23270106M
ISBN 100379113627

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Part 1 of the Consumer Protection Act implemented an EEC Directive which created the most important new statutory liability in the post-war era in the UK. The author takes this development as her starting point in an investigation into the nature of product liability and beyond, into a consideration of important general topics in civil liability today.2/5(1). Products Liability Law. Items 1 to 18 of 23 total Product Liability Law (Rental) by Mark Geistfeld. ISBN: If your book has still not been shipped back to us by the 14th day after the due date of your initial rental period, you may automatically be charged the “buyout price”. The buyout price equals the publisher list price of a new. Perkins Coie is proud to announce that the third edition of A Manufacturer's Guide to Product Liability Law in the United States is now available as an e-book and in a Chinese printed version, as well as the original English printed version. The e-book version can be downloaded, free of charge, in a variety of formats using the links below.   The book also considers the legal aspects of product liability insurance and important procedural matters, such as the possibility for class actions and jurisdiction and choice of law questions. Fully updated to incorporate the changes since the previous edition, this book is a comprehensive and authoritative exposition of product liability : Hardcover.

Mark Geistfeld, the author of the leading textbook on products liability, an important text on tort law and dozens of scholarly articles, has class-tested the material in Products Liability Law for more than five years at NYU. He has made the study of products liability an advanced torts class that cements knowledge of fundamental tort principles while developing both specialized expertise and Cited by: 1. There is no federal product liability law. Typically, product liability claims are based on state laws and brought under the theories of negligence, strict liability, or breach of warranty. In addition, a set of commercial statutes in each state, modeled on the Uniform Commercial Code, will contain warranty rules affecting product liability. Product liability is the area of law in which manufacturers, distributors, suppliers, retailers, and others who make products available to the public are held responsible for the injuries those products cause. Although the word "product" has broad connotations, product liability as an area of law is traditionally limited to products in the form of tangible personal property. AN INTRODUCTION TO PRODUCT LIABILITY LAW When a person is injured by a defective product that is unreasonably dangerous or unsafe, the injured person may have a claim or cause of action against the company that designed, manufactured, sold, distributed, leased, or furnished the product. In other words, the company.