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PLF Webinar on Product Liability and Emergency Products

Date: 4 May 2020

Time: 17:00 - 18:30 BST

Venue: Webinar


Event Details

The objective of this webinar is to discuss the current regulatory and liability responses to the manufacture of products in the current crisis, including medicines, vaccines, PPE, and ventilators. There have been very different national responses to potential liability issues (immunities, indemnification, compensation funds). Leading product liability experts will join us from around the world as discussants.


Prof. Duncan Fairgrieve, British Institute of International and Comparative Law


  • Dr Marcus Pilgerstorfer QC, 11 KBW
  • Prof. Geraint Howells, University of Manchester
  • Jeff Bucholtz, King & Spalding, Washington DC

Event convened by Prof. Duncan Fairgrieve, Senior Research Fellow in Comparative Law and Director, Product Liability Forum.

Pricing and Registration

Free to attend for members of the Product Liability Forum. PLF Members wishing to attend should register by emailing Duncan Fairgrieve.

CPD Information

This event offers the equivalent of 1.5 CPD hours.


If you have any queries, please contact the Events team

Photography and Recording

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Alternatively you can email BIICL Marketing Manager, Carmel Brown in advance of the event that you are attending.

Event Cancellation Policy

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