1) Impact of media on products liability (and other) litigation;
2) Redhibition actions in products liability cases;
3) Effective use of experts in products liability litigation; and
4) Cost containment in these matters.
Date: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Time: 12 Noon
Location: New Orleans Bar Association, 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505
Cost: $12 Meeting & Lunch
*Cancellations must be received in writing two days prior to the program in order to receive a refund less an administrative fee. No shows will be charged.
On April 16th, The Hon. Lance M. Africk, Jim Irwin, and Hugh P. Lambert led a panel discussion on recent developments in products liability CLE. The CLE discussed the connection between the Louisiana Products Liability Act (LPLA) and redhibition, admissibility of expert testimony (pretrial – Daubert and at trial – authentication, foundation, etc.), and preemption.
To contact the Chair of this Committee, email Irving J. Warshauer.