Practice Areas & Industries: Nexsen Pruet, LLC


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Nexsen Pruet attorneys are experienced in assisting manufacturers, importers, distributors and retailers with questions and issues dealing with the safety and regulation of consumer products.  Our capabilities include:

  • Compliance with the Consumer Products Safety Act, the Consumer Products Safety Improvements Act of 2008 and the applicable regulations and standards adopted by the Consumer Products Safety Commission;
  • Compliance with the Flammable Fabrics Act;
  • Evaluation of potential defects or compliance failures and advice on the necessity of reporting and recalling products;
  • Guidance through the recall process including all mandatory reporting, structuring acceptable remedial action, representation before the agency on issues such as the scope of a recall, public communications and potential penalties or fines.

In addition to the Consumer Products Safety Commission, we have represented clients in matters regulated by the US Coast Guard (boats and other water pleasure craft), the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the Food and Drug Administration and Health Canada.