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Seminar Week 9 Problem[1]

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Seminar Week 9 Section A The parties that involved in this case are: John Joe Hot water bottle manufacturer Shop owner On first assessment, the most obvious case that may be taken would be that of John & Joe v Hot water bottle manufacturer. John in buying the product had entered into a contract and therefore the manufacture owed him an amount of responsibility that there would be no causation of harm to him from the product. If there has been a fault in the product, then it can be brought that the manufacturer has been negligent. Before Donoghue v Stevenson (1932), only John would have been able to sue and claim damages for injury to him as he was the purchaser and therefore it was he who formed the contract. Joe would have been unable to claim as he had no contract. The case of Donoghue v Stevenson (1932) mirrors the scenario to this case as the manufacturer was proven to be liable to provide a duty of care with its products, that if
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