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The Knowledge Group Has Scheduled a Live Webcast Entitled: Post-Sale Duties: Best Practices & Strategies to Prevent & Defend Product Liability Litigation Live Webcast. Dec 23, 2017 358
The Era of the Internet of Things: Can Product Liability Laws Keep Up? Gorman, Leta Jul 1, 2017 3529
Divided by design: reconciling the AEMLD's "mixed" design-defect approach. Duplechin, Ryan J. Mar 22, 2017 9331
Products Liability in the Digital Age: Legal Issues Generated by Additive Manufacturing. Oct 17, 2016 1309
Products Liability in the Digital Age: Legal Issues Generated by Additive Manufacturing. Oct 17, 2016 1342
A brief overview of recent Supreme Court precedent - keeping foreign litigation at bay. Luck, David L.; Chumbley, Douglas J.; Rodriguez, Michael Oct 1, 2016 5790
Back to the future: renewing strict product liability in Florida. Stewart, Larry S. Jul 1, 2016 3795
Navigating product liability's complex regulatory landscape. Faglioni, Kelly L. Mar 1, 2016 2144
The uncertain products liability landscape of 3D printing. Feb 26, 2016 870
The uncertain products liability landscape of 3D printing. Feb 26, 2016 908
Taking the "product" out of product liability: litigation risks and business implications of innovator and co-promoter liability. Lasker, Eric G.; Klein, Stephen A.; Barago, Tamara Fishman Jul 1, 2015 7395
Strict liability for individuals? The impact of 3-D printing on products liability law. Berkowitz, Nicole D. Jun 1, 2015 18406
Alternative approaches to alternative design: understanding the reasonable alternative design requirement and its different applications. Purvis, Alex; Bailey, Simon Apr 1, 2015 3088
Too good to last? Will the FDA's proposed rule put an end to generic drug preemption under Mensing and Bartlett? Diab, Tony M. Jan 1, 2015 6799
The contours of the parallel claim exception: the Supreme Court's opportunity to define the ill-defined. Sena, Jarett Nov 1, 2014 7801
The contours of the parallel claim exception: the supreme court's opportunity to define the ill-defined. Sena, Jarett Nov 1, 2014 18706
Becoming masters of the universe: the how to's of multi-jurisdictional product liability litigation. Hughes, Annette Oct 1, 2014 5684
A domestic proposal to revive the Hague Judgments Convention: how to stop worrying about streams, trickles, asymmetry, and a lack of reciprocity. Porterfield, Eric Sep 22, 2014 20018
United States : Simpson Thacher Wins Important Decision Clarifying Product Liability Law for Defective Design. Jul 3, 2014 196
French product liability law: towards a pro-plaintiff system. Rouhette, Thomas; Gallage-Alwis, Sylvie Jul 1, 2014 7214
Canadian product liability Law - 2013 in review. Love, Robert L. Apr 1, 2014 4229
A First Amendment approach to generic drug manufacturer tort liability. Sullivan, Connor Nov 1, 2013 6782
The stream of commerce flows on. Jeffrey, Jessica Feb 1, 2013 12043
Preemption as inverse negligence per se. Moreland, Michael P. Feb 1, 2013 17187
Purpose and intent: seeking a more consistent approach to stream of commerce personal jurisdiction. Yeargan, Shane Feb 1, 2013 16043
Standardizing the stream of commerce theory: a method to the madness after J. McIntyre Machinery, Ltd. v. Nicastro. Duncan, Amy Sep 22, 2012 14604
Generic drug manufacturer liability: achieving a balance between consumer affordability and safety. James, Sarah S. Sep 22, 2012 9104
Health care law - Resolving disputed diagnoses prior to applying the Althen test in claims brought pursuant to the National Childhood Vaccine Act - Lombardi v. Sec'y of Health & Human Services. Regan, Michael Sep 22, 2012 9103
The robotic arm went crazy! The problem of establishing liability in a monopolized field. Goldberg, Margo Sep 22, 2012 10227
Applying economic loss doctrine to Article 2 transactions: a doctrine at a loss. Martin, Jennifer S. Sep 22, 2012 11089
Research and Markets: Drug and Medical Device Product Liability Deskbook. May 11, 2012 339
Failure-to-warn claims preempted in Texas unless the FDA finds fraud. Beck, Julie May 1, 2012 1000
The Presidential Elbow. Perry, William J. President's page Apr 1, 2012 1890
The enhanced injury doctrine: how the theory of liability is addressed in a comparative fault world. Reynolds, Charles E.; Costello, Shane T. Apr 1, 2012 5342
A legal guessing game: does U.S. common law require manufacturers and suppliers of consumer products to warn in languages other than English? Luck, David L.; Chumbley, Douglas J. Apr 1, 2012 5950
Money talks: exposing bias using expert witness fee arrangements. Kuppens, John F.; Goodfellow, Jessica Peters Apr 1, 2012 2692
Does product liability make us safer? Adverse consequences arise from problems with the judicial system and jurors' judgment biases. Viscusi, W. Kip Mar 22, 2012 6576
Immunizing against bad science: the vaccine court and the autism test cases. Haertlein, Lauren L. Mar 22, 2012 10840
Chinese assault rifles, giant pandas, and perpetual litigation: the "rights without remedies" dead-end of the FSIA. Hulston, J.F. Mar 22, 2012 13861
Looking backward to move forward with your defense: using history to overcome jurors' misunderstandings about science. Parker, Bruce R.; Gray, David S. Oct 1, 2011 10834
Out of your jurisdiction: why FDA recalls and courts do not mix. Benedict, Mollie F.; Dean, Richard A.; Love, Avril G. Oct 1, 2011 2784
Tort, not contract: an argument for reevaluating the economic loss rule and classifying building damage as "other property" when it is caused by defective construction materials. Sieg, J. Brandon Oct 1, 2011 10375
Supreme Court to readdress stream of commerce theory of personal jurisdiction. Berkelhammer, Jonathan A. Jul 1, 2011 2239
What's in a name? Possibly, strict liability as an apparent manufacturer. Higgins, Erin K. Jul 1, 2011 3031
New Jersey big "I" agents endorse legislation designed to ease liability insurance crunch. Jun 20, 2011 503
Canada's new consumer product legislation: a shield or a sword? Pliszka, Peter J.; Butler, Richard D. Apr 1, 2011 1958
The new consumer guarantee law and the reasons for replacing the regime of statutory implied terms in consumer transactions. Paterson, Jeannie Marie Apr 1, 2011 14217
Despite metal-shearing machine accident occurring in New Jersey and extensive business dealings in the U.S., where foreign company's only contact in state was presence of the one machine, U.S. Supreme Court denies jurisdiction as company's actions, not expectations, indicate less than purposeful availment of privilege of conducting business in state. Apr 1, 2011 585
U.S. Supreme Court holds in-state contacts of foreign manufacturer Goodyear France, whose tires are implicated in fatal accident abroad, insufficiently 'continuous and systematic' to justify exercise of general jurisdiction, despite small percentage of its tires distributed within state by other Goodyear USA affiliates. Apr 1, 2011 733
A portal of uncertainty: answering four big questions about the CPSC's new product safety database. Deal, Jill B.; Parker, Bruce Mar 1, 2011 1034
House Committee Amends Auto Manufacturers Liability Bill to Protect First-Responders. Feb 9, 2011 443
Prescription for fairness: a new approach to tort liability of brand-name and generic drug manufacturers. Rostron, Allen Feb 1, 2011 30757
Federalism in the twenty-first century: preemption in the field of air. Holland, Michael J. Jan 1, 2011 9065
The controversial contradiction between traditional precedent and recent failure to warn jurisprudence in New York. Kern, Dwight A.; Kostus, David S. Jan 1, 2011 11604
The plaintiffs' bar cannot enforce the laws: individual reliance issues prevent consumer protection classes in the Eighth Circuit. Barnett, Michael B. Dec 22, 2010 9601
California dreamin'? Generic drug users can sue brand name drug manufacturers. Martin, Anthony L., Jr. Oct 1, 2010 5125
What are the policy implications of use of epidemiological evidence in mass torts and public health litigation? Ogolla, Christopher Sep 22, 2010 12416
Decision augurs broad application of the economic loss doctrine broadly. Parlin, Timothy B. Sep 17, 2010 1566
Rethinking the regulations: proposed federal legislation would increase the lines of business that risk retention groups could write. Panko, Ron Cover story Aug 1, 2010 2225
Chatter, clatter, and blinks: defective car alerts and the role of technological advances in design defect/failure to warn cases. McKell, James Forrest, Jr. Jul 15, 2010 5840
Rational pleading in the modern world of civil litigation: the lessons and public policy benefits of Twombly and Iqbal. Schwartz, Victor E.; Appel, Christopher E. Jun 22, 2010 16897
Chevron's sliding scale in Wyeth v. Levine. Dickinson, Gregory M. Jun 22, 2010 5346
Agency weighs crib refunds. Anderson, Jane Brief article Feb 1, 2010 151
Take two of these and sue me in the morning: efficacy of the learned intermediary doctrine in prescription drug failure to warn cases. Friedman, Robert J. Jan 1, 2010 9075
The applicability of Twombly and Iqbal to pharmaceutical product liability litigation. Reeves, Archibald T., IV Jan 1, 2010 1629
The uncertainty surrounding "design" in design defect cases. Meyer, Kenneth R.; Sharkey, Brian P.; Hallberg, Justin C. Oct 1, 2009 5160
Annoyancetech vigilante torts and policy. Blomquist, Robert F. Sep 22, 2009 10093
The mature product preemption doctrine: the unitary standard and the paradox of consumer protection. Eggen, Jean Macchiaroli Sep 22, 2009 27071
The Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act, its implementation and its liability implications. Leone, Frank; Berger, Bruce J. Jul 1, 2009 8080
The U.S. Supreme Court: no federal preemption of failure to warn tort actions against pharmaceutical manufacturers. Paul, Niall; Terek, Christina S. Jul 1, 2009 3438
An examination of legal cases involving the use of Tasers and stun guns on pretrial detainees. Barua, Vidisha; Worley, Robert M. Jun 22, 2009 8014
Shortcomings of the Cartagena Protocol: resolving the liability loophole at an international level. Kohm, Katharine E. Jun 22, 2009 14951
Trafficking in 'Human Blood': Titmuss (1970) and products liability. Havighurst, Clark C. Jun 22, 2009 8201
Deconstructing Wyeth v. Levine: the new limits on implied conflict preemption. Vladeck, David C. Jun 22, 2009 15460
Utilizing statutory defenses for potential product liability claims. Hardy, James S.; Kahn, Benjamin A. Apr 1, 2009 7273
Limiting manufacturers' duty to warn: the sophisticated user and purchaser doctrines. Sungaila, Mary-Christine; Mayer, Kevin C. Apr 1, 2009 7169
Research and Markets: This Study Offers a Valuable Insight into the Necessary Features and Requirements of the Harmonization of Laws between the EU and Post-Socialist Europe. Report Mar 30, 2009 264
Burley v. Kytec Innovative Sports Equipment, Inc.: expert testimony in strict products liability cases in South Dakota. Dylla, Joseph M. Mar 22, 2009 18742
Asbestos for the rest of us: the continued viability of statutes of repose in product liability. Bruggenschmidt, J. Alex Jan 1, 2009 12770
Satisfying due process in obtaining jurisdiction over the foreign component part manufacturer. Doan, Jennifer Haltom; Doan, Darby V. Jan 1, 2009 945
Marketing pharmaceutical products in the twenty-first century: an analysis of the continued viability of traditional principles of law in the age of direct-to-consumer advertising. Schwartz, Victor E.; Silverman, Cary; Hulka, Michael J.; Appel, Christopher E. Jan 1, 2009 22491
The road less traveled: West Virginia's rejection of the learned intermediary doctrine in the age of direct-to-consumer advertising. Fogt, Kyle T. Jan 1, 2009 12820
The new federalization movement and the Roberts Court. Landers, Renee M. Dec 22, 2008 6744
The learned intermediary doctrine in Florida: courts wrestle with claimed exceptions to the doctrine in drug and device litigation. Camp, John A.; Pappas, Gary M. Dec 1, 2008 6252
Torts and innovation. Parchomovsky, Gideon; Stein, Alex Nov 1, 2008 16887
Are artificial tans the new cigarette? How plaintiffs can use the lessons of tobacco litigation in bringing claims against the indoor tanning industry. Loh, Andrea Y. Nov 1, 2008 14081
Resources aid attorneys representing clients harmed by heparin. Nov 1, 2008 401
Reaffirming strict liability for product design cases: the battle over (section) 2 (b) of the latest restatement - which gives manufacturers a free pass from liability unless plaintiffs prove a reasonable alternative design - is far from over. It's time to return to the bedrock principles of strict liability in design defect cases. Stewart, Larry S. Nov 1, 2008 3979
Successfully suing foreign manufacturers: a products liability case against a foreign defendant presents a variety of hurdles, both procedural and substantive. This step-by-step guide will help you map a course to success in your case - and justice for your client. Chalos, Mark P. Nov 1, 2008 4118
Discovering the cause of a drug's defect: drug manufacturers must follow good manufacturing practices when making their products. When a defective drug causes injury or death, documents showing how the drug was made are key to proving the defendant failed in its duty to consumers. Brooks, Eugene C., IV.; Farley, James; Shipley, James Everett, Jr. Nov 1, 2008 3328
Shedding light on manufacturer wrongdoing. Kaster, Bruce Nov 1, 2008 1361
Smokers trying to quit find drug brings suicide risk, other dangers. Heylman, Susan Sep 1, 2008 1735
The perils of preemption: the Bush administration has strongly advocated preemption of state common law tort claims, seeking to deny civil justice to plaintiffs who are harmed by federally regulated products and activities. What should the next administration and Congress do to turn around those efforts? McGarity, Thomas O. Sep 1, 2008 4253
FDA faulted for oversight of foreign medical device and drug makers. Porter, Rebecca Aug 1, 2008 701
The products liability option: if your client was injured at work, don't assume that workers' compensation is his or her only recourse. If the injury involved an unsafe product, you may be able to pursue a products liability case. Goldenberg, Robyn Aug 1, 2008 3493
The Vioxx litigation: disincentivizing patient safety through misdirected tort rules. Wolsing, Jennifer Jul 1, 2008 12416
Lawmakers propose bill to subject foreign manufacturers to U.S. justice. Jul 1, 2008 414
Court orders medical examiner to strike Taser from autopsy reports. Burtka, Allison Torres Jul 1, 2008 916
Buyer beware: you may be liable for the defective products of your predecessor. Meyer, Kenneth R.; Sharkey, Brian P.; Hallberg, Justin C. Apr 1, 2008 5691
Ninth Circuit holds that the General Aviation Revitalization Act's eighteen-year statute of repose for products liability claims applies to U.S. suits involving U.S. built aircraft whether or not aircraft accident occurred abroad. Apr 1, 2008 578
The insubstantiality of the "substantial factor" test for causation. Sanders, Joseph; Green, Michael D.; Powers, William C., Jr. Mar 22, 2008 15792
Supreme Court wrestles with Pharma suits. Brief article Mar 3, 2008 297
Arizona high court upholds several-only liability in products cases. Pannell, Susan J. Mar 1, 2008 686
Supreme Court decision will impact orthopedics: Senate panel questions the industry about relationships with physicians. Mar 1, 2008 1031
Widely advertised 'restless legs' drugs move into court. Heylman, Susan Feb 1, 2008 1468
Patients Become Plaintiffs Will Provide Readers with All They Need to Know about Product Liability Regulation to Protect Their Business. Jan 14, 2008 616
Is the preemption defense for PMA-approved medical devices in jeopardy? Margarce, Joyce B.; Scheiffele, Michelle R. Jan 1, 2008 8290
Fifth Circuit rejects preemption in auto glass case. Sileo, Carmel Jan 1, 2008 831
Effective communication of warnings in the workplace: avoiding injuries in working with industrial materials. Schwartz, Victor E.; Appel, Christopher E. Jan 1, 2008 19069
Single use items, UK law and the legal obligations of registered practitioners. Report Nov 1, 2007 352
Choice of law and predictability of decisions in products liability cases. Ena, Michael Oct 1, 2007 18141
The self-critical analysis privilege in the context of drug & medical device litigation. Meyer, Tammy; Cox, Dina Oct 1, 2007 1769
The complementary roles of common law courts and federal agencies in producing and using policy-relevant scientific information. McGarity, Thomas O. Sep 22, 2007 17198
Defending a food contamination case: initial steps. Klapper, Antony; McIntyre, John; Moberg, Marilyn; Ransom, Elizabeth Jul 1, 2007 3304
Supremes - the risk-utility test applies despite open, obvious dangers: in a victory for consumers, the Illinois Supreme Court upheld the use of the "risk-utility" test in a product liability suit based on an item with open and obvious dangers. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Apr 1, 2007 1069
The learned intermediary doctrine and pharmaceutical company liability. Kaufmann, Stephen R.; Johnson, Jason D. Apr 1, 2007 4979
Endocrine disrupters: the potential cloud of manufacturer toxic tort liability. Berger, Bruce J.; Junk, Michael L. Apr 1, 2007 7598
Thinking locally, suing globally: the international frontiers of mass tort litigation in Australia. Clark, S. Stuart Apr 1, 2007 7651
A products liability theory for the judicial regulation of insurance policies. Schwarcz, Daniel Mar 1, 2007 30115
Challenging expert witness testimony in Florida products liability cases under Frye. Cavendish, Rebecca; Atkinson, Nicole Mar 1, 2007 4505
New Paxil suits allege birth defect risk. Heylman, Susan Mar 1, 2007 1281
Lawyers focus on lens solution lawsuits. Porter, Rebecca Mar 1, 2007 686
Taking on big pharma - and the FDA: the fight against federal preemption is far from over, but some courts have rejected drug company claims that an FDA preamble should be granted sweeping deference. Bograd, Louis M. Mar 1, 2007 3330
Lawsuits question safety and efficacy of Plavix. Burtka, Allison Torres Mar 1, 2007 867
Liability and evidentiary issues involving prescription production recalls. Wood, James M. Jan 1, 2007 9069
Mislabeling the pharmacist who does more than just mislabel the prescription: pharmaceutical liability under Florida Law. Alvarez, Richard C. Jan 1, 2007 2503
Stop automaker discovery abuse: from disorganized 'reading rooms' to massive electronic databases, auto manufacturers have devised creative ways to avoid document production. Don't let them overwhelm you. You can defeat their tactics. Brinkley, Christopher L. Nov 1, 2006 3565
Undue deference: using federal agency rulemaking to promote federal preemption is a new tactic to undermine the civil justice system. Here's how to make the case against assertions that courts should defer to pro-preemption statements in agency rules. Frankel, Richard Nov 1, 2006 4430
The slow death of lap-only seat belts: new regulations that take effect next year finally will eliminate dangerous lap-only seat belts from all new vehicles, but older models equipped with these belts will remain on the road. Attorneys representing injured plaintiffs must understand recent developments in this litigation. Kuhlman, Brad Nov 1, 2006 2745
Embracing risk factors in pharmaceutical litigation: plaintiff lawyers tend to be reluctant to take on a drug injury case unless the client has few or no risk factors for the injury alleged. But attorneys who take the road less traveled may discover it's the quickest path to success. Sizemore, J. Paul Nov 1, 2006 3326
The 10,000 pound gorilla: federal preemption in class III medical device cases. DeVaney, Donna B.; Hamilton, Patrick A. Oct 1, 2006 4977
Due diligence and common sense reduce exposure to product liability. Toensmeier, Patrick A. Oct 1, 2006 1504
Litigation vs. ADR. Raynor, Lee Oct 1, 2006 2197
Distributive justice in pharmaceutical torts: justice where justice is due? Wu, Chen-Sen Sep 22, 2006 11476
Carbon monoxide deaths from propane heaters: carbon monoxide risks from camping heaters can turn a fun outing into a deadly ordeal. When tragedy strikes, plaintiff attorneys must ensure that manufacturers are held accountable. Stageberg, Mark Aug 1, 2006 4533
Skimming the surface of safety: the personal watercraft industry has done as little as possible to address well-known hazards of these popular vessels, and the government is steering a slow course to regulation. Morse, Amanda Kay Aug 1, 2006 3151
Mayhem on wheels: millions of people drive all-terrain vehicles for recreation and utility purposes, but accidents are common and safeguards are lacking. Here's how to traverse the legal terrain. Setchell, Larry Aug 1, 2006 3717
Scrutiny of defibrillator defects grows. Burtka, Allison Torres Aug 1, 2006 968
Learning the wrong lessons from "an American tragedy": a critique of the Berger-Twerski informed choice proposal. Bernstein, David E. Aug 1, 2006 10856
From the wrong end of the telescope: a response to professor David Bernstein. Berger, Margaret A.; Twerski, Aaron D. Aug 1, 2006 4682
German product liability plaintiffs make progress with the Pharmaceutical Act and the Product Liability Act. Maurer, Anton G. Jul 1, 2006 4010
Exchange offers case materials on bed rails and ex parte access to corporate employees. May 1, 2006 514
Evolution of the economic loss doctrine in information age disputes involving electronic data storage products. Boggs, William S.; Laske, Tim L.; Sarnecky, James M. Apr 1, 2006 7155
Litigation packets guide bad-faith, pharmaceutical, and discrimination cases. Mar 1, 2006 427
A second cholesterol drug poses hazards, may spawn suits. Ertel, Karen Mar 1, 2006 1169
Tour buses need seat belt, laminated glass Texas jury says. Jurand, Sara Hoffman Mar 1, 2006 438
Product liability goes global. Ross, Kenneth Feb 1, 2006 2181
Proving your case with manufacturer employee depositions: during each stage of your planning in a products case, consider how information gained from the manufacturer's employees can help prove its liability. Kwass, David L. Feb 1, 2006 3046
'No prior accidents' claim does not prove safety, says Third Circuit. Jurand, Sara Hoffman Jan 1, 2006 522
The learned intermediary doctrine after FDA's drug watch and PhRMA's clinical study results database: shifting the focus of failure-to-warn claims. Scheve, Stephen E.; Costa, Andrew E. Jan 1, 2006 6349
The consumer expectation test: a concept in search of meaning: is the test conceptually coherent? Masters, William A. Jan 1, 2006 5491
Analyzing inconsistent verdicts in products liability cases: how the law promotes them, why juries render them, and why some courts permit them. Blydenburgh, Donald P. Jan 1, 2006 10182
Construction defect litigation: courts' fragmented rationales regarding coverage for contractor's faulty workmanship. Friedlander, Lisa C. Jan 1, 2006 9576
The magic of privity in express product warranty claims: a plaintiff's perspective. Reis, John W. Dec 1, 2005 3929
New litigation packet aids members pursuing heart device claims. Dec 1, 2005 242
Viagra causes blindness, lawsuits allege. Jablow, Valerie Dec 1, 2005 1617
A turning of the tide for preemption: new developments in preemption law bode well for plaintiffs in products cases. Brueckner, Leslie A. Nov 1, 2005 4561
Is there a time bomb in the sofa? Upholstered furniture can turn a small fire into a life-threatening blaze in minutes. Although the problem of furniture flammability is well known to manufacturers, most consumers remain unaware of its magnitude. Zicherman, Joseph B. Nov 1, 2005 3897
Uncertainty and informed choice: unmasking Daubert. Berger, Margaret A.; Twerski, Aaron D. Nov 1, 2005 18904
Implanted defibrillators linked to patient deaths and injuries. Burtka, Allison Torres Oct 1, 2005 2254
Alternate liability theory allowed in lead paint case. Porter, Rebecca Oct 1, 2005 852
The learned intermediary doctrine and beyond: exploring direct-to-consumer drug advertising liability in the new millennium. Hill, Jaclyn Carole Oct 1, 2005 10126
Doctors, drugs, and duties to warn: protections afforded medical device and drug manufacturers under the learned intermediary doctrine may be threatened. Graham, David P.; Vest, Jeremy C. Oct 1, 2005 3912
Best practices in product liability management. Terzich, Sam Aug 1, 2005 2195
Hidden burn hazards at home: litigating claims for children burned by seemingly innocuous household products poses unique challenges. Halpert, Richard May 1, 2005 3364
Products liability. Brief Article Apr 1, 2005 140
Zylon body armor fails to protect and serve police, lawsuits claim. Jurand, Sara Hoffman Mar 1, 2005 1940
A cure worse than the disease: recent FDA actions and newly disclosed research on the link between antidepressants and suicide - especially among young people - are strengthening plaintiffs' claims against drug makers. Menzies, Karen Barth Mar 1, 2005 4844
The risky business of off-label use: off-label use of drugs and devices is an accepted part of modern medical practice. When harm results, lawyers must navigate the maze of regulatory and case law to hold drug companies accountable. Fleishman, Wendy Mar 1, 2005 2810
Girl's case highlights rare but severe reaction to Children's Motrin. Jablow, Valerie Mar 1, 2005 510
Michigan court rejects open-and-obvious defense for 'natural' oil. Sileo, Carmel Mar 1, 2005 714
Cancer, chemicals and history: companies are using new tactics to insure past misdeeds aren't revealed in court. Wiener, Jon Feb 7, 2005 3105
Fast food or fat food: food manufacturer liability for obesity: before the courts and juries extend liability beyond reasonable limits, proactive legislation can balance rights of claimants and the food industry. Vroom, Amy J. Jan 1, 2005 6561
Will Florida subscribe to the component seller doctrine? "The Buck Stops Here" section 5 of the Restatement (Third) of Torts: products liability. Ward, Joseph J. Dec 1, 2004 5086
Will e-discovery get squeezed? New proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure would limit discovery of electronic data and give defendants more opportunities for obstruction. Rooks, James E., Jr. Nov 1, 2004 3963
Ford's dangerous door-latch defects: in a crash, a passenger's chance of survival is greatly improved if he or she remains in the vehicle. Ford documents show that the company knew about a dangerous defect in its door latches but chose to ignore it. Dean, Kevin R. Nov 1, 2004 2486
How to document a food-poisoning case: your client got salmonella poisoning after eating breakfast at a restaurant weeks ago. The food is long gone - eaten or thrown out. With the right documents, you still have a case. Babcock, David W. Nov 1, 2004 2171
Preemption of common law claims and the prospects for FIFRA: Justice Stevens puts the genie back in the bottle. Hendricks, Jennifer S. Sep 22, 2004 15514
More burden on Ohio plaintiffs in asbestos suits. Sep 1, 2004 195
Changing times for the learned intermediary defense. Vickery, Andy Sep 1, 2004 2137
Bad vibrations: industrial tools can cause devastating hand and arm injuries. Help protect workers by holding manufacturers liable. Embry, Stephen C. Aug 1, 2004 2945
The challenges of Europeanization in the realm of private law: a plea for a new legal discipline. Joerges, Christian Jun 22, 2004 22492
The minority gets it right: the Florida Supreme Court reinvigorates the crashworthiness doctrine in D'Amario v. Ford. Ricci, Edward M.; Leopold, Theodore J.; Salzillo, Benjamin Cover Story Jun 1, 2004 4112
Is the all-American amusement park safe? Thousands of visitors are injured every year at amusement parks, but the industry remains largely unregulated. Injured people lawsuits ask, How much fun is too much? Vujasinovic, Vuk Stevan Jun 1, 2004 2959
Thimerosal plaintiffs push on despite setbacks. Hellwege, Jean May 1, 2004 1352
Immune-system injuries prompt suits over arthritis drugs. Jurand, Sara Hoffman Apr 1, 2004 1502
Turning lead into asbestos and tobacco: litigation alchemy gone wrong: so far, defendants have enjoyed remarkable success in handling litigation from a variety of plaintiffs alleging variety of harms from lead paint. Smith, Scott A. Apr 1, 2004 7482
Law, science and uncertainty litigation issues. McAdams, Alison; Gill, Fiona Apr 1, 2004 1908
The Florida Supreme Court needs a second look at second collision motor vehicle cases. Roth, Larry M. Apr 1, 2004 5662
Asbestos: a legal primer for Air Force installation attorneys. Cannizzo, James V. Jan 1, 2004 11084
Courts overrule ALI 'consensus' on products: since the ALI adopted the Restatement (Third) in 1997, most courts have rejected its core principles on design-defect cases. Stewart, Larry S. Nov 1, 2003 3971
Insurers are consumers, too, Second Circuit says in Rezulin fraud case. Tischler, Eric Sep 1, 2003 757
Focusing on asbestos liability reform. (Rules and Regulations). Kirk, Mark Aug 1, 2003 786
Tobacco class action goes up in smoke; individual and government cases proceed. Tischler, Eric Aug 1, 2003 1640
Drug advertising and accountability. Jowers, Gerald D., Jr. Jul 1, 2003 3683
Immunity for makers of FDA-approved drugs upheld in Michigan. Tischler, Eric Jul 1, 2003 703
Making the case against medical monitoring: has the shine faded on this trend? Three recent state supreme court cases have refused to recognize this novel extension of established tort law, and class certification looks dim. (Feature Articles). Harbour, Laurel J.; Splittgerber, Angela Jul 1, 2003 8081
The learned intermediary doctrine and its effects on prescribing physicians. Thornton, Russell G. Jul 1, 2003 2495
New Jersey decision bolsters arguments for gun maker liability. Tischler, Eric Jun 1, 2003 735
Apportioning asbestos-tobacco liability in Falise v. American Tobacco. Nawaday, Kan M. May 1, 2003 16061
Insurance coverage issues arising from large exposure contaminated food claims: complex issues of fact and insurance law come into play when food goes bad, and claims for contamination and recall arise on several fronts. Browning, Charles W. Apr 1, 2003 7429
Guide to defeating the heeding presumption in failure-to-warn cases: Defense counsel must oppose the distortion of Comment j's language into a presumption that users would read and heed instructions. Daniel, Carrie A. Apr 1, 2003 6680
The latex allergy crisis: proposing a healthy solution to the dilemma facing the medical community. Cherne-Breckner, Lynn Mar 22, 2003 20147
Vaccine liability coverage expanded. (Homeland Security Law Covers All Vaccines). Silverman, Jennifer Jan 1, 2003 746
The self-critical analysis privilege in the product liability context: if analyzed as a subsequent remedial measure, self-evaluation wouldn't impede discovery, but the information would be protected. Hodges, George S.; Jockimo, Karen A.; Svensson, Paul E. Jan 1, 2003 6747
Asbestos revisited. (Washington Focus). Loiacono, Kristin Nov 1, 2002 859
When bad houses make good cases: a homebuilder's shoddy work can render a house uninhabitable. Litigation can help homeowners transform a money pit into home sweet home. DeVore, Fred W., III Nov 1, 2002 3277
Tort of public nuisance in public entity litigation: return to the jungle? In the wake of the tobacco settlement, public entities have seized on this neither warranted nor appropriate action to avoid product liability law. Handler, Lauren E.; Erway, Charles E., III Oct 1, 2002 5961
The Restatement (Third) of Torts: Products Liability: the ALI's cure for prescription drug design liability. Shifton, Mark D. Aug 1, 2002 19313
Economic loss rule: the "integral part" approach to the "other property" exception. Reis, John W. Jul 1, 2002 3291
Employers' liability for asbestos diseases: House of Lords takes a turn in English law: recent House of Lords decision may indicate a return to the lower "material contribution" causation test and a general lowering of the burden of proof. Burt, Jessica Jul 1, 2002 3001
Allocation of fault and products liability: a comment on safety products and human error. Van Flein, Thomas V. Jun 1, 2002 10946
Don't let product liability stop you from... cashing in on casting design. (Executive Memorandum). Marcus, Dan Jun 1, 2002 1747
Echoes of enterprise liability in product design and marketing litigation. Henderson, James A., Jr. May 1, 2002 20541
Acting Chairman Moore presses for end to cap on civil penalties. Dawson, Carol Product/Service Evaluation Feb 1, 2002 3525
The Restatement (Third) of Torts: Products Liability - the tension between product design and product warnings. Silverglate, Spencer H. Dec 1, 2001 4470
Should product safety be an option? It may be tricky to hold manufacturers liable for failing to make `optional' safety features standard equipment. Trial lawyers must be ready to meet the challenges. Scrudato, Paul A. Nov 1, 2001 3322
Consolidated carryback of product liability expenses. Smith, Darlene Pulliam Sep 1, 2001 638
Single-entity approach approved for affiliated group product liability losses. O'Connell, Frank J., Jr. Sep 1, 2001 762
Effective management of product liability risk in the United Kingdom. Evans, John C.; Elvy, Marck C. Jul 1, 2001 3913
Out of the fire and into the Fryeing pan or back to the future. Miltenberg, Ned Mar 1, 2001 4338
Beware of plaintiffs' new uses of old tort theories to avoid product identification. Childs, John C.; Leonhard, Chunlin Jan 1, 2001 5511
Hidden hazards of defective ranges. White, Mary Stuart Nov 1, 2000 4614
CPSC chairman Brown announces yet another `initiative'. Oct 1, 2000 1339
Lawyers, guns, and money. Adler, Barry E.; Coleman, Jules; Ripstein, Arthur Sep 22, 2000 2452
Products liability law in aviation mishaps: Florida's 1999 tort reform legislation and the General Aviation Revitalization Act of 1994. Kuhse, Bruce Jul 1, 2000 6558
New wave of tainted blood litigation: hepatitis C liability issues. Reser, R. Jo; Radnofsky, Barbara A. Jul 1, 2000 7411
Errata. Correction Notice Jun 1, 2000 114
Is there a design defect in the Restatement (Third) of Torts: Products Liability? Conk, George W. Mar 1, 2000 23826
The power of the truth. Middleton, Richard H., Jr. Feb 1, 2000 780
Statues of repose: laws that come back to haunt. Loiacono, Kristin Feb 1, 2000 877
Sunshine in litigation. Shaw, Ray Jan 1, 2000 2771
Technological risk and issue preclusion: a legal and policy critique. de Villiers, Meiring Jan 1, 2000 16514
The duty to warn - a matter of reasonableness, not arbitrariness. Stewart, Larry S. Apr 1, 1999 3875
Cities Duel With Gunmakers Over Liability. Otero, Juan Jan 18, 1999 1178
Welcome the "sophisticated user doctrine". Kissane, Gene P.; Metta, Michael S. Jan 1, 1999 3718
Pharmaceutical manufacturer's duty to warn of adverse drug interactions. McCormick, Richard Jan 1, 1999 6582
Courts rule warnings are not acceptable alternative to safe design. Griffin, Heidi Brief Article Jan 1, 1999 533
A New Frontier. Stewart, Larry S. Nov 1, 1998 4404
Products liability bill killed in Senate. Buchan, Philip Sep 1, 1998 822
Big tobacco and the law. Weissman, Robert Cover Story Jul 1, 1998 4434
The case for needed legal reform: frivolous lawsuits are tieing up the courts, costing taxpayers millions, and making a mockery of the American legal system. Abraham, Spencer Jul 1, 1998 2447
Taxation, fines, and producer liability rules: efficiency and market structure implications. Hamilton, Stephen F. Jul 1, 1998 5757
Outrageous fortune and the criminalization of mass torts. Nagareda, Richard A. Mar 1, 1998 38558
General Aviation Revitalization Act: its effect on manufacturers. Kister, Thomas H. Jan 1, 1998 4257
Shhhhhh! - or be sued: help pass legislation to protect trade associations' role as information providers. Pincus, Daniel Nov 1, 1997 491
Does products bill collide with Tenth Amendment? White, Jeffrey Robert Nov 1, 1997 3753
Restatement Third, Torts: Products Liability; what hath the ALI wrought? Henderson, James A., Jr. Oct 1, 1997 20497
Vicarious franchisor liability: marketing and public policy implications. Morgan, Fred W.; Stoltman, Jeffrey J. Sep 22, 1997 8364
American Law Institute adopts restatement on products liability. Rooks, James E., Jr. Jul 1, 1997 617
Back to the future? Product liability class actions and proposed Rule 23 changes. Gallacher, Ian; Parker, Bruce R.; DeVries, Donald L. Apr 1, 1997 12104
California Supreme Court rules on Rx product liability. Feb 17, 1997 522
Cost of liability craze? Modic, Stanley J. Aug 1, 1996 533
Election day will be a factor in product liability reform. Aug 1, 1996 595
Products liability through private ordering: notes on a Japanese experiment. Ramseyer, J. Mark May 1, 1996 6476
The citadel reburied Restatement of the Law Third Torts: Products Liability. Patterson, Donald Apr 1, 1996 11501
Product-liability reform faces a bumpy road. Becker, Pamela Mar 1, 1996 750
The state of the union. Brizzolara, Margaret Nov 1, 1995 4910
Product liability bills pass House and Senate. Mayberry, Peter Oct 1, 1995 1242
Avoiding product liability claims: how much testing is enough? Bruce, Eric B. Jul 1, 1995 6002
Capitol games: appliance execs stump for 2 bills. Barrett, Joyce Jun 12, 1995 659
Foreign language warnings and the duty to warn. Vignali, Rosario M. Apr 1, 1995 3194
Dealers on trial: a spotlight on litigation in the shooting industry. Wenner, Joan Mar 1, 1995 391
Congress Urged to Evaluate Adverse Impact of Product Liability Legislation on Deaths, Injuries Caused by Hazardous Products. Jan 19, 1995 528
Escaping implied preemption. Ollanik, Stuart A. Nov 1, 1994 3973
The radial arm saw: danger in the workshop. Kalin, Stanley R. Nov 1, 1994 2126
Quick facts on products liability: what you need to know to protect consumers. Stewart, Larry S. Apr 1, 1994 5226
Update from Capitol Hill. Nace, Barry J. President's Page Mar 1, 1994 1116
Third Restatement: new prescription for makers of drugs and medical devices. Kaplan, Harvey L.; Sayler, Scott W.; Thomas, Steven M. Jan 1, 1994 7239
Texas legislators pass reform bill. Mar 8, 1993 117
Innovation and our product liability system: let us end the conflict on incentives. Schwartz, Victor E. Oct 1, 1992 2699
All over the map. Grigsby, Robert; Harkins, Kevin; Madigan, Thomas Jul 1, 1992 1741
The case for products liability reform. Fay, William Column Jul 1, 1992 1022
New product warning standards. Moody, Michael J.; Grisim, J. Terrence Jul 1, 1992 1174
Product liability in the European Community: the legislative history. Greer, Thomas V. Jun 22, 1992 6727
Suppliers examine cost controls. Kanicki, David P. Jan 1, 1992 730
Product liability reform bill takes step forward. Adams, Larry Nov 1, 1991 555
New product liability legislation introduced. Adams, Larry Brief Article Sep 1, 1991 131
Woodworking community pushes for product liability reform. Jun 1, 1991 2933
An empirical analysis of the effects of product liability laws on underwriting risk. Barker, Drucilla K. Mar 1, 1991 6236
Congress needs prod on product-liability reform. Modic, Stanley J. editorial Nov 1, 1990 528
Senate sits on liability reform. Nov 1, 1990 951
Roofing warranties: look before you leap. Hedberg, Nancy Anderson Jul 1, 1990 1706
EC product directive holds new risk for U.S. companies. Casey, M. Patricia Jan 1, 1990 1911
The bankruptcy refuge: how to reward the criminals. Shereff, Ruth Feb 13, 1989 1963
Hunting and drafting. Corn, David; Morley, Jefferson column Dec 12, 1987 290
Justice by anecdote; the real stakes in tort reform. Gillers, Stephen Jul 19, 1986 2162

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