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Amazon Now Faces Culpability for Products Sold by Third Parties on Its Marketplace

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A recent court decision in California may have major implications for Amazon. On Thursday, a California Court of Appeals ruled that the company can be held legally liable for damages caused by products sold by third-party sellers on its site. Presiding Judge Patricia Guerrero ruled that “under established principles of strict liability, Amazon should be…

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