Product Liability Vienna 17 September 2015

World Tort Law Society’s Conference on
Product Liability
Thursday, 17 September 2015
Austrian Ministry of Justice (Palais Trautson),
Museumstrasse 7, 1070 Vienna
Programme
Thursday, 17 September 2015
16:30–17:10 Conclusions on Product Liability
Helmut KOZIOL,
ECTIL, Vienna
18:10–18:30 Statement from Europe
Ken OLIPHANT,
University of Bristol
17:10–17:30 Statement from Asia
Lixin YANG,
Renmin University, Beijing
18:30–18:50 Statement from the Rest of the
World
Anton FAGAN,
University of Cape Town
17:30–17:50 Coffee Break
18:50–19:30 Discussion
17:50–18:10 Statement from America
Catherine M. SHARKEY,
New York University
The World Tort Law Society will present the results of their research on product liability dealing with and analysing current problems of this
issue worldwide. The attendance of international renowned scientists from various countries
around the world both at the Conference and in
the project allow for a special focus on different
solution mechanisms in jurisdictions across the
globe.
19:30
Reception
The conference is jointly organised by the World
Tort Law Society, the Institute for European Tort
Law (ETL) and the European Centre of Tort and
Insurance Law (ECTIL).
Registration is possible until Tuesday, 1. September 2015 with Lisa Zeiler (zeiler@ectil.org).
Please note that participation in the conference
is free of charge.
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