Product liability in the furniture industry: challenges and opportunities

Category: product liability, product safety, compliance Industry: consumer goods Location: Webinar Date:
Saskia Wittbrodt Dennis Bernhardt

In our webinar on "Product Liability in the Furniture Industry," we and our cooperating partners will explain the scope of product liability arising from the numerous and fairly complex legal requirements applicable to the furniture industry.

In addition to statutory principles, current market requirements and FSC and PEFC certification in light of the German Timber Act, we will focus in particular on the EU Timber Regulation in (legal) practice.

Session 1
Statutory principles based on the Product Safety Act and the new Market Surveillance Regulation

Thomas Müller-Krusche, Müller Krusche Quality GmbH

Session 2
"Current market requirements for the furniture industry"

Frank Urbich, Intertek Consumer Goods GmbH

Session 3
"Barking up the wrong tree? The EU Timber Regulation in practice

Saskia Wittbrodt, Senior Associate at reuschlaw Legal Consultants
Dennis Bernhardt, Senior Associate, reuschlaw Legal Consultants

Session 4:
"FSC and PEFC certification in light of the German Timber Act"

Jörn Ackermann, GFA Certification GmbH

You can find more information and register here.