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  • Wisconsin Lawyer
    July
    15
    2011

    WebXtra: Changes to Wisconsin’s Products Liability Law

    Jessica E. Ozalp

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    To recover for an injury caused by a defective product, plaintiffs now must prove a manufacturer rejected a reasonable alternative design that would have reduced the foreseeable danger. In this video, available online with the July 2011 Wisconsin Lawyer, coauthor Jessica Ozalp explains that the adoption of this new test of defectiveness is among the biggest changes to Wisconsin’s products liability law.