Products liability is the object of late-night talk show jokes and politician's stump speeches. Yet, like many subjects discussed by politicians and TV stars, products liability is more subtle and multi-layered than itas made to appear. Kraussa Principles of Products Liability, 2d is designed to aaunpackaa these subtleties and to allow the reader to understand current American products liability doctrine, and to intelligently participate in debates about proposed reforms. The book is chock full of summaries of theoretical positions, as well as advice for practitioners. It incorporates all the recent case law, through the 2013 term of the United States Supreme Court. By the time the reader has finished this book, she or he will understand a lot about automobiles, pharmaceuticals and workplace technology! Indeed, the practical knowledge imparted by an understanding of products liability is a powerful fringe benefit of practicing this area of the law.______ 5 2ac aWhy We Need Trial Lawyers:a Toyota is only the latest example of lethal defects gone unaddressed by ... indicate that as far back as 2005 Toyota was tracing its sudden acceleration problem to its softwareanot to floor mats.
|Title||:||Principles of Products Liability, 2d (Concise Hornbook Series)|
|Publisher||:||West Academic - 2014-01-30|