Category: Defective Products

Products Must Satisfy Their Intended Purposes

June 7, 2018 | Category: Defective Products

Those who have been injured due to a product defect in Florida may bring an action against the manufacturer under a number of different theories, which includes the violation of a product warranty.  Florida law requires that manufacturers create products that satisfy their intended purposes — failure to do so (if it causes injury) may expose the manufacturer to significant liability.

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Breach of Warranty in a Florida Product Defect Lawsuit

April 19, 2018 | Category: Defective Products

In Florida, you may bring a claim for damages against a product manufacturer if you have suffered an injury due to a defect in their product.  There are a number of theories on which you can base your product defect claim, depending on the circumstances, such as : strict liability, negligence, and breach of warranty.  In the context of product defects, breach of warranty claims are rather unique, so let’s take a closer look at how they work.

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Are Pressure Cookers Dangerous?

April 4, 2018 | Category: Defective Products

Pressure cookers are all the rage now. Consumers have found them to be useful kitchen tools for tenderizing and fast food cooking. Even though there are benefits to using pressure cookers, many of them have caused serious injuries because of malfunctioning parts which can cause explosions, or other malfunctions.  

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Product Recall and Defective Product Litigation

December 7, 2017 | Category: Defective Products

Product recalls can lead to confusion when it comes to product defect litigation.  If you have been injured while foreseeably using a defective product, then you may be entitled (pursuant to Florida law) to sue the manufacturer and recover damages as compensation — but how does a product recall affect your potential lawsuit?

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