Preparing for Product Liability Defenses: Eight Items to Have in Place

Preparing for Product Liability Defenses: Eight Items to Have in Place

Product liability defenses are are used in litigating matters related to allegedly defective products.  These products may be but are not limited to, automobile parts, aircraft parts, medications, medical devices and toys.  They may be any product or commodity that plaintiffs have identified as the cause of environmental harm, personal injury or death.  All designers,…

Challenges and Solutions: False Product Liability Claims

Challenges and Solutions: False Product Liability Claims

While consumers have the right to be protected from products that can cause them harm, too often businesses are forced into defending themselves from false product liability claims.   The deck is stacked against businesses who find themselves defending against product liability claims in Florida.  Let’s explore the challenges:  Unequal fee structures Malicious or greedy consumers…

Effective ways to Defend Your Business From Product Liability Claims

Effective ways to Defend Your Business From Product Liability Claims

No Manufacturer, Distributor or Insurance Company is Immune No matter how much a business invests in ensuring the health and safety of its customers there is always some probability that product liability claims will be made by consumers who consider themselves wronged. As a manufacturer or distributor in the potential chain of liability, you should…

Practicing Smart Innovation – Why Your Business Should Consult A Product Liability Lawyer

Practicing Smart Innovation – Why Your Business Should Consult A Product Liability Lawyer

Product Liability Lawyer – Product innovation is one of the most exciting aspects of business, allowing for the exercise of creativity and design that has the potential to lead to unprecedented business growth. If not conducted properly, however, product development can give rise to numerous legal issues that may prevent that product from ever going…

Not Just for Manufacturers: Product Liability Insurance and a Product Liability Lawyer

Not Just for Manufacturers: Product Liability Insurance and a Product Liability Lawyer

Two ways many companies can effectively protect themselves are 1) transferring risk through product liability insurance and 2) by retaining an experienced product liability lawyer. Any business that deals in the distribution or selling of goods runs the risk of accidentally putting a defective product in the hands of a consumer. While companies work hard…