To: Janet Yoon, CEO
From: Group 2: Ailiyea Blackman; Zachery Harris; Amy Huber; Tracy Mase; Itsara Ounnarath;
Date: March 08, 2019
Dualplex 360 Case- Negligence and Product Liability Issues
Whether New Brand Design, Inc. is liable for the damages caused by Dualplex Laptop?
In order to prove “Negligence,” a plaintiff must prove the following elements: duty,
breach, cause, and damages. The plaintiff will have a case of “Strict Product Liability”
if it can
be proven that the seller, distributor or manufacturer of a defective product is liable to a person
injured by that product regardless of whether the defendant did everything possible to make sure
the defect never happened (Pease, 2019).
Given what is happening with the Dualplex 360, list the types of claims that the US customers
could file in court against NBD and the arguments they might make for each element of their