The aim of this guide is to provide its readers with a pragmatic overview of Product Liability laws and regulations across a variety of jurisdictions.

Each chapter of this guide provides information about strict product liability, non-contractual (tort) liability, contract liability and litigation.

The Q&A template for each chapter has been provided by Kate Corby and John Leadley of Baker McKenzie.

3rd Edition | Published: March 2021

Hot Topic: Introductory Chapter – Product Liability

Introduction The past 12 months have been largely dominated by the challenges posed by COVID-19. The global pandemic has arguably accelerated even further our reliance on technology. It is unsurprising in this context that adapting product liability laws to be fit for the 21st century remains a key and pressing issue across the globe. To …

Australia

Clayton Utz

France

Signature Litigation

Germany

Osborne Clarke

Hong Kong

Squire Patton Boggs

Japan

TMI Associates

Spain

Faus & Moliner

Sweden

Glimstedt

Switzerland

Kellerhals Carrard

United States

The Lanier Law Firm