UL seminar: Product liability in the USA

UL-Seminar: Produkthaftung in den USA

UL seminar: Product liability in the USA

Ahlhorn | USA | 05.05.2011

Underwriters Laboratories is offering a seminar on 16.06.2011 in Neu-Isenburg with the title
“Product liability in the USA for manufacturers of electrical and
electronic devices” UL will hold the seminar in German language. Please register directly with UL in Neu-Isenburg.

Underwriters Laboratories offers a seminar on 16.06.2011 in Neu-Isenburg
with the title:

“Product liability in the USA for manufacturers of electrical and
electronic devices”.

UL will hold the seminar in German language. Please contact directly
UL in Neu-Isenburg.

target group:

  • Export manager
  • Certification officers and quality managers
  • Product developers, technical managers
  • Suppliers and technical buyers
  • Experts for risk management
  • Managing Director
  • Lawyers
  • Marketing experts

Your advantages:

  • Overview of the legal system in the USA
  • Possibilities for minimizing product risks in the US market
  • Expansion of know-how on the development of products for the US market
  • Avoidance of errors through partnership agreements
  • Correct and timely evaluation of product complaints
  • Answering company and product-related questions through personal
    Talks

Your advantages:

  • Overview of the legal system in the USA
  • Possibilities for minimizing product risks in the US market
  • Expansion of know-how on the development of products for the US market
  • Avoidance of errors through partnership agreements
  • Correct and timely evaluation of product complaints
  • Answering company and product-related questions through personal
    Talks

Content:

  • Introduction to the American legal system
  • Comparison of the European and American legal systems
  • What are safe and non-safe products from a legal perspective?
  • Responsibility of manufacturers for product surveillance
  • Differences in product liability for product manufacturers in the B2B sector
    and B2C
  • From the product complaint to the product recall – decision makers,
    potential fines
  • Legal framework for products purchased in Europe, those purchased in the USA
    be in use
  • Responsibilities of all participants in the value chain
  • Important contents in legal contracts with US partners
  • Meaning of markings or warnings on the product
  • Practical examples
  • Open discussion round

Requirements:

no special requirements

Target:

After completing this seminar you will have a good overview of the
American legal system and its various organs. Practical examples
and a comparison with the European legal system facilitate
Understanding US-American regulations and their effects on your
Division. By better understanding the system, you expand
their know-how about product development and thus reduce the risks of
Introduction of your products in foreign markets…

Event date: 16.06.2011
Duration: 1 day
Venue: UL International Germany GmbH | Frankfurter Strasse 229 |
63263 Neu-Isenburg | Germany

Further information can be obtained from Sobia Khan at
+49 (0)6102 369 348 or via email Sobia.Khan@de.ul.com.

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