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Products Liability Committee

Irving J. Warshauer, Chair


Upcoming Events


A Round Table Discussion on:

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


  1. Call NOBA at (504) 525-7453
  2. Mail payment to NOBA at 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130
  3. Email Rebekah Burg.
  4. Registration and payment made online by clicking here.

*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.


Recent Events

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.