Friday, March 18, 2016

West Virginia Legislatively Recognizes the Learned Intermediary Doctrine as a Product-Liability Defense

On February 26, West Virginia became the 38th state to adopt the learned intermediary doctrine when Governor Earl Ray Tomblin signed SB 15 into law.  The law effectively overrules a 2007 West Virginia Supreme Court decision that had rejected the defense.  Go here for more details.

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