Online Marketplaces Dodge Strict Liability in Amazon Case

Ward Greenberg attorney Benjamin Hartwell authored an Expert Analysis column for Law360 discussing a recent product liability case against Amazon that could have had far-reaching implications on internet marketplaces. Against the backdrop of the Third Circuit case Oberdorf v., the column explores whether and to what extent companies like Amazon can be held strictly liable for injuries caused by defective products sold on their website.

Ben focuses his practice on product liability and tort defense matters. He is a contributing editor for the Pennsylvania section of the Product Liability Desk Reference and an active member of the Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel.

The full article can be found here.