Product Recall 2020

Product Recall 2020

Pages: 77

ISBN: 978-1-83862-174-2

  • £300.00

This edition in the Getting The Deal Through series addresses the most important questions relating to product recall regulation in the global sphere. Topics dealt with include: general product obligations, reporting requirements for defective products, product recall requirements, powers of government authorities and Implications for product liability claims.

Published in November 2019, this edition features the following chapters:

Editorial chapters

  • European Overview
    • Alison Newstead, Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global Overview
    • Alison Newstead and Harley Ratliff, Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP


  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Denmark
  • England & Wales
  • France
  • Greece
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Mexico
  • South Africa
  • United States

Alison Newstead, Shook, Hardy & Bacon International LLP

Alison Newstead handles a variety of UK and multinational claims and regulatory issues involving a vast range of consumer and industrial products and healthcare and medical device products. Alison has long-standing experience in coordinating pan-European defence strategies for consumer product manufacturers and advises companies on the full range of product liability issues from initial discovery of a potential safety issue, to risk management and recall action and, ultimately, the litigation process. Alison regularly counsels manufacturers in compliance and crisis management, guiding clients through regulatory requirements and liaising with regulatory bodies.

With strong links to counsel and experts in Europe, her practice regularly spans many European states and often extends to the Middle East and Asia.

Alison’s practice also encompasses assisting those in health care, construction and environmental industries with general health and safety issues. She has represented clients at inquests and in criminal proceedings resulting from Police and Health and Safety Executive investigations alleging breaches of health and safety legislation. Alison also regularly advises on the defence of civil proceedings arising from such action.

Devin Ross, Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP

Devin K. Ross is an associate in the Kansas City office of Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP.  His practice focuses on the defense of complex pharmaceutical and medical device cases, including multi-district litigation and consolidated state court actions.

Scott Kaiser, Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP

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