Archer Attorneys Co-Author ABA Products Liability Committee’s “Fifty-State Survey: Toxic Exposure Claims”

Archer attorneys, Daniel Farino, Esq., Jamie Slimm, Esq. and William Stack, Esq., have co-authored the New Jersey and Pennsylvania sections of the American Bar Association Products Liability Committee’s Fifty-State Survey: Toxic Exposure Claims. 

Published on October 6, 2016, Fifty State Survey: Toxic Exposure Claims serves as a quick reference guide dedicated solely to covering claims and defenses applicable to toxic exposure across all fifty states and the District of Columbia, including case law and statutory authority. This book is ideal for litigators practicing in this area, as well as for in-house counsel whose businesses deal with chemical products.

The publication focuses on the law applicable to toxic exposure claims — i.e., claims of alleged harm caused to person or property by exposure to dangerous substances—across all fifty states and the District of Columbia. This a broad area of the law that is constantly evolving with advances in manufacturing, science, and technology, and can present unique statute of limitations issues. This book provides a valuable overview of the relevant claims and defenses in each state, and will be a useful resource for anyone involved in this type of litigation.