Despite a clear legal duty to make sure that their products are safe, or at the very least not unreasonably dangerous, there is no shortage of new stories about manufacturers who place more value on profits than they do on the health and lives of their customers.
Liability for a defective product could rest with any party associated with the product, or any party in the product’s distribution chain.
Any of the following parties could potentially be liable:
Under product liability, the plaintiff must prove that the product caused injury or was defective.
The three main types of defects are:
Attorneys at Gatti, Keltner, Bienvenu & Montesi, PLC have been helping people recover just compensation for injuries and other losses caused by defective and unreasonably dangerous products since 1970. Today, we handle cases throughout the Memphis Tri-State Area and are ready to put our experience and resources to work for you.
Defendants, the corporations, in product liability cases have a lot at stake and will do whatever it takes to minimize their losses at your expense. Our law firm has the experience and resources it takes to prevent that, and we do what it takes to protect your interests. If you or a family member has been injured by a dangerous or defective product — call our Memphis product liability attorneys at (901) 466-2006 or contact us to schedule a free consultation.
Virtually anything you can buy or use could be the subject of a product liability lawsuit. It could be a household cleaner. It could be the copy machine you use at work. It could be a tainted food product. It may also be a drug or medical device that is supposed to help you.
We handle products liability cases involving these and other products, including:
Whatever type of product your case involves, preserve the product as soon after the accident as possible. If you can’t, our lawyers know what to do and can take immediate action on your behalf.
Whether you come to see us in Memphis or we travel to meet with you in your home or at the hospital, the consultation is free — no strings attached. Our phones are answered 24 hours a day, and our firm has a second office location in Olive Branch, Mississippi.
Our firm represented the devastated families of a young couple who were prematurely taken from this world as the result of tire and vehicle design and manufacturing defects which abruptly ended their lives. The couple was on their way to obtain a marriage license when the vehicle in which they were passengers — without any warning — flipped and rolled uncontrollably, crushing the roof of the vehicle and killing the engaged couple. Lawsuits based on defective product liability and negligence were filed on behalf of each of the families. Each of the cases was settled. Each settled for an amount in excess of $5,000,000.
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We handle products liability lawsuits on a contingency basis. Our product liability lawyers in Memphis do not charge any legal fees unless we obtain a settlement or verdict for you.
We are not afraid to go to trial and will fight for every dollar you deserve.
We utilize expert investigators, medical specialists & accident reconstructionists.
We will do whatever it takes to get you the money that you deserve, as quickly as possible.
We have an over 40-year track record of successful verdicts & settlements.
We'll guide you through each step of the process, from the moment you make the first call to the moment you get paid.
We are committed to being there for our clients whenever they need us & addressing questions, head-on.