Product Liability / Edition 2

Hardcover (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $178.82
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 57%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (2) from $178.82   
  • Used (2) from $178.82   
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any coupons and promotions
Seller since 2005

Feedback rating:



New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Like New
2004-09-30 Hardcover 2 Fine 0198256787 LIKE NEW/UNREAD! ! ! Text is Clean and Unmarked! ! ! Has a small black line on the bottom/exterior edge of pages. Tracking is not ... available for orders shipped outside of the United States. If you would like to track your domestic order please be sure to select the Priority/Expedited Shipping option. Read more Show Less

Ships from: McKeesport, PA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Seller since 2010

Feedback rating:


Condition: Good
Good Ships from UK in 48 hours or less (usually same day). Your purchase helps support the African Children's Educational Trust (A-CET). Ex-library, so some stamps and wear, and ... may have sticker on cover, but in good overall condition. 100% money back guarantee. We are a world class secondhand bookstore based in Hertfordshire, United Kingdom and specialize in high quality textbooks across an enormous variety of subjects. We aim to provide a vast range of textbooks, rare and collectible books at a great price. Through our work with A-CET we have helped give hundreds of young people in Africa the vital chance to get an education. We provide a 100% money back guarantee and are dedicated to providing our customers with the highest standards of service in the bookselling industry. *****PLEASE NOTE: This item is shipping from an authorized seller in Europe. In the event that a return is necessary, you will be able to return your item within the US. To learn more about our European sellers and policies see th Read more Show Less

Ships from: Waltham Abbey, United Kingdom

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Sort by


This major text provides comprehensive coverage of the law of negligence and strict liability provisions as it has developed in the UK, and also contains detailed discussion of case law from other jurisdictions including the USA, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, France and Germany. Complete with detailed, authoritative discussions of issues arising in transnational litigation, this book provides all the necessary information for lawyers to achieve fast, effective solutions for their clients while also highlighting preventative measures.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780198256786
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 9/28/2004
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 1066
  • Product dimensions: 9.80 (w) x 7.00 (h) x 2.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Professor Christopher John Miller is Emeritus Professor of English Law at the University of Birmingham and has been an adviser to the National Consumer Council, the Consumers Association, and the OECD. He is an editor of and contributor to Benjamin's Sale of Goods, and a regular contributor to the All England Law Reports Annual Review. He is also author of the Product Liability and Safety Encyclopaedia. Dr. Richard S. Goldberg is a Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Birmingham, having previously taught at the LSE, Kings' College London, and Queen Mary and Westfield College London. He has worked as a seconded legal assistant with McKenna & Co on the benzodiazepine lititgation and other medicinal product liability cases. He is the author of Causation and the Risk in the Law of Torts which was nominated for the SPTL Book Prize in 1999.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

1. Introduction and Modern Historical Outline
2. Privity
3. Express Warranties and Misrepresentations
4. Implied terms as to Correspondence with Description, Satisfactory Quality and Fitness for Purpose
5. Remedies for Breach of the Implied Terms
6. Exemption Clauses and Unfair Contract Terms
7. Introduction to Strict Product Liability
8. Products within the Strict Liability Regime
9. Persons Subject to Strict Liability
10. The Requirements of a Defect: Introductory Issues
11. Production Defects
12. Design Defects
13. Inadequate Warnings and Directions for Use
14. Defences
15. The Producers' Liability: Some Preliminary Considerations
16. The Producers' Liability: Production Defects
17. The Producers' Liability: Design Defects
18. The Producers' Liability: Inadequate Warnings and Directions for Use
19. The Producers' Liability: Proof of Negligence
20. The Liability in Tort of Persons Other Than Producers
21. The Types of Damage or Loss Compensated
22. Causation and Remoteness of Damage
23. Limitation Periods

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)