Product Liability

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Both Montana’s consumers and its businesses have a significant interest in ensuring that products designed, manufactured, and sold in the state are free from defects and contain the appropriate warnings.

Risks of Defective Products

For consumers, the risks of defective products typically involve serious injury or even death. For businesses, they range from significant financial impact to adverse publicity to regulatory concerns. Either way, disputes involving product liability have serious consequences and often involve complex legal issues.

Whether you are an individual impacted by a defective product or a company accused of designing, building, or distributing one, the lawyers at Ritchie Manning Kautz can help. We represent clients in cases involving injuries from dangerous products, products that do not work as intended, and failure-to-warn issues.

Product Liability Examples:

  • A product liability case in Flathead County, Montana involving a roofing system designed to melt ice
  • A product liability and breach of contract and warranty case in Billings, Montana involving an allegedly dangerous automobile.
  • A product liability case involving a Great Falls, Montana company that designed a temperature and control system used in a high-end home north of Lewistown, Montana.

Contact the Offices of Ritchie Manning Kautz PLLP

Call  (406) 601-1400 to schedule a consultation at your convenience or contact us online and we will reach out to help you with your case.