Products Liability Law Daily Wrap Up, DESIGN AND MANUFACTURING DEFECTS—INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL EQUIPMENT—N.D.Ga.: Exclusion of expert evidence leads to dismissal of claims against maker of air conditioner compressor, (Jan 12, 2022)

By Sara Cracau, J.D.

Without expert testimony, an electrician who was injured when the compressor allegedly ignited could not proceed with his design defect claims.

A federal district court in Georgia has granted a manufacturer’s motion to exclude expert witness testimony in an action asserting negligence and strict liability claims based on a ...