Definition of product liability in English:

product liability

Line breaks: prod|uct li¦abil|ity


[mass noun]
  • The legal liability a manufacturer or trader incurs for producing or selling a faulty product.
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    • Under these laws, one may sue for nuisance, trespass, negligence, strict liability or product liability.
    • Potential customers may be concerned that an L.L.C. doesn't have to stand behind its product because its product liability is limited by law.
    • What's more, product liability rules for gun manufacturers end up regulating not just what's done within a state, but also what's done in other states.

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