Corporate Product Liability – Unusual Cases

 Corporate Product Liability – Unusual Cases”

Directions:

1. Read the cases below:

  • Cigarettes- Bullock v. Phillip Morris, U.S.A. Inc. See  http://www.morelaw.com/verdicts/case.asp?n=B164398,+B169083&s=CA&d=31442 (Open in new window).
  • School Shootings and Strict Liability- James v. Menow Media, inc. 300 F.3d.683 (5th Cir. 202) or Sanders v. Acclaim Entertainment, Inc., 188 F.Supp.2d 1264 (D.Colo. 2002). 

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2. Go to the Discussion Board forum “Corporate product liability – Unusual Cases” and address the fact, legal issue, and holding of the court. Do you agree with the court’s holding?