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Products Liability Committee


     

Irving J. Warshauer, Chair

 


Upcoming Events:

POSTPONED:

Unfortunately, this Thursday's Products Liability Committee Meeting has been postponed.
 
Stay tuned for information on this committee's upcoming CLEs!

Planning Meeting: The Products Liability meeting will hold a general meeting on May 21.

Date:  Thursday, May 21, 2015

Time:  12 Noon - 1 PM


Recent Events:

On February 19, 2015, the Committee held a planning meeting.

On July 16, 2014, the committee had a round table discussion on the impact of media on products liability (and other) litigation, Redhibition actions in products liability cases, effective use of experts in products liability litigation, and cost containment in these matters.

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.