Defective Products and Corporate Accountability

The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on defective products and corporate accountability. Lawyers for plaintiffs in liability… read more

The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on defective products and corporate accountability. Lawyers for plaintiffs in liability lawsuits, consumer advocates, and manufacturing industry representatives testified about potential criminal penalties for corporations that produced dangerously defective products, current liability regulations, and appropriate consumer protections. 

Mr. Panish was lead counsel in a 1999 liability case against General Motors. John Engler is former governor of Michigan. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • John M. Engler President and CEO National Association of Manufacturers
  • Barry Maron Director Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation
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Defective Products and Corporate Accountability

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Program ID:
191555-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 10, 2006
Last Aired:
Mar 17, 2006

Airing Details

  • Mar 10, 2006 | 9:29am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 11, 2006 | 2:36am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 14, 2006 | 4:40am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 17, 2006 | 4:04pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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