Sheila L Birnbaum

Dechert LLP

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Snapshot: evidentiary issues and damages in product liability litigation in USA

USA - September 16 2022 A Q&A guide to evidentiary issues and damages in product liability litigation in USA, covering pre-trial discovery and disclosure, evidence, compensatory damages and more.

Mark S Cheffo, Rachel Passaretti-Wu

At a glance: the sources of product liability law in USA

USA - September 16 2022 A look at the sources of product liability law in USA, including key statutes and theories of liability.

Mark S Cheffo, Rachel Passaretti-Wu

Product Liability: Global overview

- September 15 2022 The 2019 edition of this product liability survey, like those in years past, is intended to assist counsel in understanding developments in our respective national product liability laws and, based on that understanding, developing global product liability and risk minimisation strategies. While there is scope for arguing that the various national product liability regimes are becoming normalised as they continue to develop, it is also true that there remain critically important differences in both the procedural and substantive laws that make each jurisdiction’s product liability system unique. As discussed more fully below, rapid technological change has often highlighted these national differences in approach rather than homogenising them. The reader is thus encouraged to seek advice from any of these well-qualified authors concerning the challenges posed by the product liability laws in their countries.

Mark S Cheffo, Rachel Passaretti-Wu

New York’s Green Amendment: How Guidance from Other States Can Shape the Development of New York’s Newest Constitutional Right

USA - November 11 2021 Likened by some to motherhood and apple pie, the Environmental Rights Amendment was adopted by New York with a resounding “Yes” on November 2, 2021…

Allie Ozurovich, Mark S Cheffo, Rachel Passaretti-Wu, Marina Schwarz, Lincoln Wilson

FDA’s Proposal For Listing Materials on Medical Device Labeling: Considerations for Industry

USA - July 16 2021 On May 20, 2021, FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health published a Discussion Paper entitled “Conveying Materials Information about…

Katherine Unger Davis, Sharon Turret, Emily Van Tuyl