Fall 2009 Section 002
Law 296: Products Liability

Schedule: Evening Class
Instructor(s):
Bernstein, David
Credit Hours: 2
CRN: 77571
Day(s): Monday
Location: Hazel Hall 347
Time: 6:00pm-7:50pm
Enrollment Limit: Please see Patriot Web
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Syllabus: Syllabus not listed.
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Exam Date/Time: 12-15-2009 6:00pm
Prerequisites: None
General Description: Discusses the historical development of product liability as a branch of contracts, through express and implied warranties, and of torts, through abnormally dangerous activities, joint tortfeasors, and industry-wide liability. Students address the benefits and costs of such a system in economic and legal terms. Proposals for federal and state legislation are also considered.