Product Liability Advocate

Product Liability Advocate

Selina A. Billington (NY Metro)

Selina A. Billington (NY Metro) Selina Billington defends Asian manufacturers in product liability and consumer claims filed in U.S. courts. She works with Wilson Elser partners to ensure that clients receive timely updates on their matters in the United States and prompt answers to their questions.

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FRE 502(d) – An Underutilized “Safety Net” in Document Intensive Litigation

Posted in e-Discovery, General Litigation, Product Liability
The inadvertent disclosure of privileged material may haunt a company for years, particularly in today’s era of pattern litigation and increased collaboration within the plaintiffs’ bar. Fortunately, in matters pending in federal court, this consequence can be avoided through the use of Federal Rule of Evidence (FRE) 502(d). The attorney-client privilege is arguably “the most… Continue Reading

What’s Really in Your Supplements?

Posted in Food Products, Pharmaceuticals, Product Liability
New York State Attorney General’s Investigation Has Sparked a Coalition of State Attorneys General Against Herbal Supplement Manufacturers: What does this mean for the industry as a whole in terms of product liability exposure? The recent announcement by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman concerning his investigation into mislabeled supplements has put the industry front… Continue Reading