Feldthusen, Green, Goldberg and Sharkey, ‘Product Liability in North America’

This book chapter provides an overview of the rules governing liability for product-related injuries in the US and Canada, as well as the context in which those rules operate. Included are discussions of the rationales for, and the development of, the US doctrine of strict products liability, and the application of strict products liability and negligence doctrines to hypothetical cases.

Feldthusen, Bruce and Green, Michael D and Goldberg, John CP and Sharkey, Catherine M, Product Liability in North America (January 2, 2017) in Product Liability: Fundamental Questions in a Comparative Perspective, (Eds) Helmut Koziol, Michael D Green, Mark Lunney, Ken Oliphant, Lixin Yang, Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG, 2017; ISBN 9783110547559.

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