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Product liability, legislative hearings

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Finance.

Product liability, legislative hearings

hearings before the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Finance of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, first session ....

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Finance.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Insurance, Products liability -- United States,
    • Product safety -- Law and legislation -- United States,
    • Products liability -- United States

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .I554 1979i
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 1019 p. :
      Number of Pages1019
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4238915M
      LC Control Number80603466

      Product liability is the area of law in which manufacturers, distributors, suppliers, retailers, and others who make products available to the public are held responsible for the injuries those products cause. Although the word "product" has broad connotations, product liability as an area of law is traditionally limited to products in the form of tangible personal property.


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