ALFA International Product Liability & Complex Torts Seminar


Whitfield & Eddy Law attorneys Jason Casini and Matt Jacobson attended the ALFA International annual Product Liability and Complex Torts Practice Group Seminar May 18-20, 2016 in Amelia Island, Florida.

The seminar hosted by ALFA International's Product Liability and Complex Torts Practice Groups called "Turning Up the Heat on Effective Litigation Strategies" addressed important issues confronted by product manufacturers and sellers. Sessions included topics, speakers, and legal strategies to limit risks from product and complex tort claims including smart products, criminal prosecution for defective products, mediation, food products, hazard analysis and traumatic brain injury.  Matt Jacobson was a panelist in the breakout session "The Hazard Analysis Card: What's in Your Company Wallet?"

ALFA International is the premier network of independent law firms. Founded in 1980, it was one of the first and continues to be one of the largest and strongest legal networks with 145 member firms throughout the world. Whitfield & Eddy Law is the only Iowa member in the association. For more information on ALFA International, click to their website.