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Ch 19: Product Liability and Consumer Protection: Help and Review

About This Chapter

The Product Liability and Consumer Protection chapter of this College-Level Introductory Business Law Help and Review course is the simplest way to master product liability and consumer protection. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long plus lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure students learn the essentials of product liability and consumer protection.

Who's it for?

Anyone who needs help learning or mastering college business material will benefit from taking this course. There is no faster or easier way to learn college business topics. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding defective products liability or working with the three types of defects
  • Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning business content (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient way to learn about product liability and consumer protection
  • Students who struggle to understand their teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra business learning resources

How it works:

  • Find videos in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
  • Press play and watch the video lesson.
  • Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify you're ready by completing the Product Liability and Consumer Protection chapter exam.

Why it works:

  • Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
  • Be Ready on Test Day: Use the Product Liability and Consumer Protection chapter exam to be prepared.
  • Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any product liability and consumer protection question. They're here to help!
  • Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any Web-ready device.

Students will review:

This chapter helps students review the concepts in a Product Liability and Consumer Protection unit of a standard college business course. Topics covered include:

  • Purposes of consumer protection and product liability
  • Defective products liability
  • Credit protection
  • Privacy protection
  • Unfair competition

8 Lessons in Chapter 19: Product Liability and Consumer Protection: Help and Review
What Is Consumer Protection? - Product Liability, Laws & Rights

1. What Is Consumer Protection? - Product Liability, Laws & Rights

Consumer protection refers to the laws and other forms of government regulation designed to protect consumers. One form of consumer protection is product liability. This lesson explains consumer protection and product liability.

Defective Products Liability

2. Defective Products Liability

Businesses are held responsible when their products are defective. There are three types of possible product liability defects. This lesson explains the three possible types of defects for which businesses can be liable.

What Is Product Liability? - Definition & Laws

3. What Is Product Liability? - Definition & Laws

Businesses are held responsible when their products are defective, known as product liability. Liability can be based on one or more of three theories: Breach of warranty, negligence, and strict liability. This lesson explains these three theories.

What Is Credit Protection? - Laws & Services

4. What Is Credit Protection? - Laws & Services

Credit protection is a form of consumer protection that is designed to help preserve credit health for both individuals and businesses. This lesson discusses the laws and services involved in credit protection as well as the FTC's role.

What Is Privacy Protection? - Laws & Rights

5. What Is Privacy Protection? - Laws & Rights

Financial privacy protection is a form of consumer protection. It's designed to protect consumer information held by financial institutions. This lesson discusses financial privacy protection and the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act.

Unfair Competition: Methods, Elements & Laws

6. Unfair Competition: Methods, Elements & Laws

Unfair competition refers to several different types of intentional torts that cause economic injury to another person's business. These torts are various forms of deceptive business practices. This lesson explains unfair competition.

What Is Consumer Education? - Definition & Importance

7. What Is Consumer Education? - Definition & Importance

We will discuss consumer education and the responsibilities of businesses and the government. Test your knowledge with a quiz at the end of the lesson.

What Is the Private Sector? - Definition & Examples

8. What Is the Private Sector? - Definition & Examples

Americans spend most of their lives interacting with the so-called private sector, but how many of us really know what the private sector is? Learn about the private sector and how it differs from the public sector, and see some examples of each.

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