Product Liability

Technology and Auto Product Liability

DLG July Recommended Reading: Auto Product Liability Newer automobiles are designed with an increasing number of safety features. Such safety features are geared towards reducing accidents and liability. However, new technology tends to come with new problems. Future issues in auto product liability may come from the integration of mobile technology into automobiles […]

DLG Recommended Reading: “Take Home” and “Bystander” Asbestos Cases Increasing

DLG recommends the following reading on indirect exposure asbestos liability: “There has been an increase in asbestos cases where the injured party did not directly work with an asbestos containing product… Take home exposure cases have traditionally been a spouse exposed to asbestos from laundering asbestos laden work clothes over […]

DLG Recommended Reading: BPA

Concerns over product safety present important issues for manufacturers. DLG recommends the below article about the FDA review of BPA finding current levels in food safe. “The continuing controversy over bisphenol A — better known as BPA — took an interesting turn on December 5, 2014, when the FDA announced […]

DLG Recommended Reading: Duty to Warn

DLG recommends reading the following on indirect asbestos exposure: “Earlier this year, the California First Appellate District Court of Appeals widened the net of potential plaintiffs beyond spouses in “take home” asbestos cases. The plaintiff, diagnosed with mesothelioma, sued multiple defendants including companies where he had occupational exposure to asbestos, […]