• Product Recalls: Anticipating the Product Liability Lawsuits
  • February 9, 2012 | Authors: Dana Baiocco; Jonathan Berman
  • Law Firms: Jones Day - Boston Office ; Jones Day - Washington Office
  • It is an unfortunate fact of life that some products cause unforeseen dangers, and must be recalled. From the manufacturers’ perspective, it is also unfortunate that product recall announcements can quickly lead to class action lawsuits. Recalls generate copious adverse publicity, and plaintiffs’ lawyers can learn of many recalls almost immediately, even before most of the affected consumers.