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Protecting Your Business Against Product Liability Claims

OnDemand Webinar (87 minutes)

Gain a better understanding of current issues surrounding product recalls and how to best protect against product liability lawsuits.Product manufacturers face increasing litigation for claims of product defect, even for seemingly innocuous products. Once a product is found to be defective, copycat claims tend to follow. Having a strong defense before you are sued helps mitigate against some claims. This topic will discuss the types of claims that arise and how to best protect against claims.

Authors

Sharon L. Caffrey, Duane Morris LLP

Agenda

Types of Product Liability Claims

• Manufacturing Defect

• Design Defect

• Failure to Warn

Types of Products With Significant Risk

• Industrial Products

• Medical Device and Pharmaceuticals/FDA

• Sporting Goods

• Chemicals

• Consumer Goods/CPSC

Types of Claims

• Negligence

• Strict Liability

Protecting Against Claims

• Warnings and Instruction Manuals

• Product Recalls

• Toxic Torts/Mass Torts

• Litigation Strategy

• Corporate Designees