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After completing this module, you will be able to:

After completing this module, you will be able to:

After completing this module, you will be able to:

1) Develop business policies that minimize the risk of lawsuits resulting from the acts of your employees

2) Reduce your liability risks based on breach of warranty

3) Design products that balance dangers and benefits

4) Create a business structure that shields you from liability

5) Avoid situations that allow courts to “pierce” your corporate veil

6) Identify foreseeable uses of your products to avoid liability and develop new products

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