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Supply Chain Webinar Series: Torts & Product Liability Issues

January 12, 2022 • Webinar • CLE Offered

Starts: 1:00 PM (EST)
Ends: 2:00 PM (EST)

A failure to meet safety compliance and regulatory obligations can undo the herculean efforts to surmount supply chain challenges and get products into the US. Our Products Liability and Regulatory Compliance lawyers will discuss the impacts of current efforts by regulators to police product safety at the ports, the expectations of federal safety regulators at the ports and how to use compliance documentation to speed the process when products have been stopped for inspection. Our discussion will cover activities at CPSC, NHTSA, EPA and FDA. The panel will also discuss the challenge of counterfeit products and parts and how safety can be a lever to stop counterfeits. Given the increased costs of shipping, downstream recovery opportunities may help alleviate some of the monetary pressures and our panel will discuss these opportunities as well as the contract clauses that can allocate risks appropriately when things do go wrong.

Contact: Marketing Events (MarketingEvents@crowell.com)

Crowell & Moring Participant(s):
Rebecca Baden Chaney
Partner – Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1.202.624.2772
Email: rchaney@crowell.com
Cheryl A. Falvey
Partner – Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1.202.624.2675
Email: cfalvey@crowell.com
John Fuson
Partner – Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1.202.624.2910
Email: jfuson@crowell.com
Warren Lehrenbaum
Partner – Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1.202.624.2755
Email: wlehrenbaum@crowell.com