U.s. Tool Company (UST) manufacturers power drills. Ben is injured while using a UST drill sues the company for product liability based on negligence. To win, Ben must show that :
A. he was in privity of the contract with UST.
B. UST did not use due care (the degree of care that a reasonable person would have exercised) to make the drill safe.
C. UST misrepresented a material fact regarding the drill, on which Ben relied.
D. None of the above.
Under the doctrine of strict liability, the manufacturer or seller of a defective product is liable for all injuries resulting from the product:
A. even if the manufacturer or seller was not negligent.
B. even if the person who was injured did not purchase from the manufacturer or seller.
C. both a and b
D. neither a or b
Same sneaks up on Tom, hits Tom with a baseball bat, and knocks him unconscious. Tom never saw Sam coming. Tom woke up with a concussion and a horrible headache, but made a complete recover. Which of the following torts has Sam committed?
C. Both a and b
D. Neither a or b