Liability Under Restatement (Second) of Torts sec 402A Is Not Dependent on Transfer of Possession Pursuant to a Commercial Transaction
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Discusses the issue of whether liability under the doctrine of strict liability is dependent on transfer of possession pursuant to a commercial transaction. The author sees the expansion of the current law to be more protective of bystanders. The author contends that the courts will be guided by a standard more contingent with its policies if the courts use foreseeability as the test for determining a protected class.