Product liability: Allen & Ors v Depuy International Ltd

In the recent High Court case of Allen & Ors v Depuy International Ltd (2014), Stewart J considered the application of the Rome II Regulation (“Rome II”), the Private International Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1995 (“PILA”) and the territorial scope of the Consumer Protection Act 1987 (“CPA”), in relation to a number of product liability claims that had resulted in the claimants sustaining personal injury.

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