Foley & Mansfield has a well-earned national reputation among manufacturers, distributors and installers for protecting their interests in “bet-the-company” product liability litigation.
We provide valuable multi-dimensional experience to handle a broad range of topics and have litigated cases from California to New York involving products ranging from jet engines to lawnmowers, punch presses to pharmaceuticals, electrical transformers to asbestos-containing products, and gas lines to furnaces.
Foley & Mansfield's product liability attorneys always seek cost-effective solutions to resolve client matters. Besides extensive trial skills, our attorneys possess seasoned negotiating acumen. Our attorneys regularly represent clients in a variety of product liability matters, including:
- Consumer products
- Medical products
- Equipment and systems failure
- Forest equipment
- Industrial equipment
- Construction equipment
- Propane and fuel gasses
- Recreational products and equipment
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The Oregon Court of Appeals in a unanimous 3-0 decision rejected the “bare metals” defense in McKenzie v. A.W. Chesterson, 277 Or.App 728 (2016). The Court specifically declined to follow the line of cases of our sister states, Washington (Simonetta v. Viad Corp., 165 Wash 2d 341, 197 P3d 127 (2008); Braaten v. Saberhagen Holdings, 165 Wash 2d 373, 198 P3d 493 (2008)0 and California (O’Neil v. Crane Co., 53 Cal 4th 335, 266 P3d 987 (2012).
Foley & Mansfield is pleased to announce that Miami partner Beranton J. Whisenant, Jr. was presented the Rising Star Award by the Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. Bar Association at it's annual Scholarship and Awards Gala held on April 9, 2016.
The national law firm of Foley & Mansfield is pleased to announce it has raised more than $7,000 for the Safe Water Safe Homes Fund established by the Community Foundation of Greater Flint in response to the 2014-2016 Flint Water Crisis.
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