Vaping & E-Cigarettes Litigation: Arising Claims—What Attorneys Should Know

$195.00

CLE Credits earned: 2 GENERAL (or 2 LAW & LEGAL for WA state)

Vaping and e-cigarettes, collectively known as electric nicotine delivery systems, are the center of recent media controversy, as students return to school and health risks continue to mount. Given the growing popularity of nicotine delivery systems, the number of known injuries to ENDS users have increased. The purpose of this program is to discuss Vape litigation and the drastic types of claims arising. At this webinar, we will sharpen our awareness of the several facets of vaping every attorney should know.

This course is co-sponsored with myLawCLE.

Key topics to be discussed:

•   Liability Story & The State of the Science
•   Status of the Litigation
•   Personal Injury Cases
•   Class Action

Date / Time: December 10, 2019

•   11:00 am – 1:00 pm Eastern
•   10:00 am – 12:00 pm Central
•   9:00 am – 11:00 am Mountain
•   8:00 am – 10:00 am Pacific

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•   Live Video Broadcast/Re-Broadcast: Watch Program “live” in real-time, must sign-in and watch program on date and time set above. May ask questions during presentation via chat box. Qualifies for “live” CLE credit.
•   On-Demand Video: Access CLE 24/7 via on-demand library and watch program anytime. Qualifies for self-study CLE credit. On-demand versions are made available 7 business days after the original recording date and are view-able for up to one year.

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Original Broadcast Date: December 10, 2019

Domenic B. Sanginiti, Jr., Esq. is a Shareholder and member of the Accident & Personal Injury Group. Mr. Sanginiti concentrates on catastrophic personal injury matters, negligent security claims, wrongful death and product liability matters. Recently, he has been investigating and accepting new cases related to the hazards and defects of e-cigarettes and other vaping products.

Prior to joining Stark & Stark, Mr. Sanginiti, Jr. practiced personal injury for two South-Jersey law firms, where he defended casinos against personal injury claims, as well as defending health insurance carriers against claims for benefits under ERISA. He served as judicial law clerk to current Supreme Court Justice Faustino J. Fernandez-Vina, while he was presiding judge of the Civil Division of Camden County, New Jersey.

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Section I. What is vaping?

Section II. Electric Nicotine Delivery Systems?

Section III. Vaping/E-cigarettes and the reduction of cigarette smoking rate

Section IV. Health risk considerations

Section V. Exploding battery considerations

Section VI. Vaping and minors