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Amazon ‘Holds the Bag’ for Defective Products: Court

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Amazon’s third-party marketplace enables independent merchants to sell their own products, but who is liable when a product is defective or faulty? According to a recent ruling by California’s Court of Appeal of the Second Appellate District, Amazon is responsible even if it didn’t manufacture the product and only serves as an intermediary to the…

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