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Zittrain Torts Playlist Spring 2013

Escola v. Coca Cola Bottling Company of Fresno

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Should manufacturers face potential towards any individual injured by defective products, even if there is no direct transaction between the injured individual and the manufacturer? Plaintiff—a waitress in a restaurant—was injured when a glass bottle of Coca Cola exploded in her hand while she was stocking a refrigerator.