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RECCO® EXPANDS ITS REACH BY EQUIPPING NEW SUMMER PRODUCTS WITH RECCO® TECHNOLOGY

RECCO® EXPANDS ITS REACH BY EQUIPPING NEW SUMMER PRODUCTS WITH RECCO® TECHNOLOGY

The global RECCO® network is growing as top outdoor brands unveil new summer products featuring RECCO® technology at the OutDoor Show in Friedrichshafen on June 17-20. 406 more words

Product Liability

Pre-Cut Melon Salmonella Outbreak: Expert Witness Guidance to Avoid Infection

Certain parts of the United States were graced with a Salmonella outbreak over the weekend. We see these happen a couple of times a year (it probably happens more frequently than that, but a few outbreaks make the national news). 694 more words

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Consumer Product Safety Commission and Recalls: A Primer

1.    Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) only has jurisdiction over consumer products.

To define “consumer products” under the CPSC you start with everything and then subtract from everything the following. 3,339 more words

Product Recall

Crashed Software: Assessing Product Liability for Software Defects in Automated Vehicles

By: Sunghyo Kim

Automated vehicles will not only redefine the role of drivers, but also present new challenges in assessing product liability. In light of the increased risks of software defects in automated vehicles, this Note will review the current legal and regulatory framework related to product liability and assess the challenges in addressing on-board software defects and cybersecurity breaches from both the consumer and manufacturer perspective. 56 more words

Patents & Technology

When Simple Becomes Complicated

Currently, car accident cases center on determining human error – which driver was responsible for the accident.  The evolving world of car technology is going to change the future of how some car accident cases are litigated. 308 more words

Legal News

Product Liability Insurance - Optional or Necessary

Insuring your business is a common task undertaken by almost every business owner, to make sure that you cause no harm to anyone is the first step, the second is ensuring that those that do get harmed in some way get compensated for the harm done. 365 more words

Finance

Robot Rights and Liability: Do they need legal rights? Here's what one expert witness has to say...

Have you been following the advancements in artificial intelligence and robotics? There are some really fascinating developments in the fields. Just this week I’ve read about artificially intelligent systems used to identify people likely to commit a crime (before it happens); robotics systems being used in construction; unmanned aerial vehicles; self-driving cars; and, of course, it seems a week cannot go by without a new headline about sex robots. 752 more words

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