Consumer Product Safety and Products Liability Federal Legislation Alert

Consumer Product Safety and Products Liability Federal Legislation Alert

May 28, 2008

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Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck Client Alert, 05.28.08

The U.S. Congress is now poised to make the most wide ranging changes to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) since the early 1980s. And, unlike the changes made then, the Congress will be reauthorizing the Commission and granting it greatly expanded enforcement and oversight powers over consumer products and those in the consumer product supply chain.

Click to read an overview of some of the highlights in the new proposed legislation.

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