The Preparation of a Product Liability Case offers substantive analysis and practical, expert guidance on analyzing theories of liability, conducting pre-trial discovery and discovery of particular information, introducing crucial evidence, and planning litigation strategies. You'll find all the hands-on guidance you need to tackle such essential aspects of the product liability litigation process as: Strict liability, including the design defect, manufacturing defect, and marketing defect theories -- Failure to warn -- Breach of warranty. -- Admissibility of remedial measures -- Defenses, including alteration of the product, compliance with government standards, and open and obvious defects -- Investigating and preparing a product liability action. Helpful practice guides include numerous checklists and sample forms, as well as appendices of interrogatories, sample jury charges, and safety briefs in specific types of cases.Kewanee Farm Equip., 457 N.W.2d 911 (Iowa 1990) (evidence of prior accidents not admissible to show notice of defect vv ... that tires suffered from common defect, and thai any common defects shared same causation); Nissan Motor Co. v.
|Title||:||The Preparation of a Product Liability Case|
|Author||:||Scott Baldwin, Francis Hare, Francis E. McGovern|
|Publisher||:||Aspen Publishers Online - 1998|