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Product Liability

Fairgrieve Duncan and Richard Goldberg


Product Liability is a recognised authority in the field and covers the product liability laws through which manufacturers, retailers, and others may be held liable to compensate persons who are injured, or who incur financial loss, when the products which they manufacture or sell are defective or not fit for their purpose. Product defects may originate in the production process, be one of design, or be grounded in a failure to issue an adequate warning or directions for safe use and practitioners advising business clients or claimants will find this book provides all the necessary information ... More

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Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9780199679232
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2021 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199679232.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Fairgrieve Duncan, author

Richard Goldberg, author

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Part I Liability In Contract And For Misrepresentations

Part II Strict Liability In Tort

Part III Liability in Tort for Negligence

Part IV Liability in Tort: Issues Common to Strict Liability and Liability in Negligence

Part V Conflict of Laws

Part VI Product Safety And The Criminal Law