Products liability litigation.

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Products liability -- United States -- Trial practice., Pre-trial procedure -- United States., Trial practice -- United St


United States, United St

Statementby Susan E. Loggans.
LC ClassificationsKF8925.P7 L64 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (loose-leaf) ;
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LC Control Number88023756

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The term “ product liability ” describes the litigation in which a complaining party (the plaintiff) alleges that a product caused personal injury, death, property damage, and compensation is sought for the loss from one or more parties (the defendants), who usually include the manufacturer, contractor, assembler.

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