The expanding scope of product liability raised questions concerning the status of prior legal concepts in the area of design defects. The author discusses the present position of the law and the continued viability of the familiar "latent-patent" test of liability in Maryland.
Currier, John A. and Poliakoff, Abba David
"Notes and Comments: The Young and Frericks Cases: Re-Examining Traditional Theories of Manufacturer Liability for Product Defects,"
University of Baltimore Law Review: Vol. 5
, Article 8.
Available at: http://scholarworks.law.ubalt.edu/ublr/vol5/iss1/8