Missed opportunity : California Supreme Court refuses to hear “adjacent liability” case

October 01, 2015 | By DEBORAH LA FETRA

Yesterday, the California Supreme Court denied the petition for review in Sherman v. Hennessy Industries, in which the California Court of Appeal held that the manufacturer of a safe product can be liable for injuries caused by unsafe products used with the safe product.  PLF had urged the Court to accept the case. The court … ...