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Law 360 is a great resource for current information about product liability law. It is a subscription legal news service (that you can get access to through LexisNexis -- if you have a LexisNexis subscription already, you can click here to access it if your plan covers it) that covers many areas of law. The fact that it covers many areas of law makes the searching a bit more difficult. You can try it free for seven days to see if you like it. It covers very pertinent information about products liability. You can even sign up to get their free Product Liability Newsletter (you can do that here - you will hopefully get a pop up asking you to insert your email address; if you don't, just click the "newsletter" box at the top to sign up), so some of the information is free of cost.
It is a bit difficult to find articles on Lexis on Law360, since you can not break down by subject area until after you put in search terms. If you subscribe the Law360 through its website, the navigability is a bit better and you can break down by subject area before you search. Law360 is updated almost daily and provides extremely up-to-date information. Some examples of great articles on Law360 that provide current developments in product liability are listed and linked below (the links will be to LexisNexis - if you do not have a subscription, you won't be able to access). There are, of course, many more helpful articles. These three just compile a lot of relevant, recent information into one place.
Product Safety & Liability Reporter
Another great source to use for current awareness is Bloomberg Law's Product Safety & Liability Reporter. This is, unfortunately, not free - you have to subscribe to Bloomberg to access it. However, it provides a plethora of up-to-date information. One time, I found a case holding that was not on Westlaw or Lexis yet on this reporter. It is extremely current and updated daily.
You have to kind of click around in order to navigate. At the top left of the page is the latest developments, and towards the bottom of the page there is the latest published issue the reporter has sent out. On the home page, there are highlights of the important things discussed in the latest issue. Its narrow focus on product liability law makes searching it a bit easier.
New York Times: Defective Products
This is free to access, and is a compilation of the New York Times's articles (a rather reputable news source) about defective products. Not every article is particularly legally relevant, but it can keep attorneys aware of defective products that are in the news (and what they need to look out for when potential clients are coming in to discuss a potential claim).
It seems it is updated every time there is a new news story that fits under the "defective products" umbrella, and is relatively narrow in scope as it focuses simply on stories about defective products. You can search the news stories (and there are 447 in total).
New York Times: Liability for Products
Again, this is free to access, and is a compilation of the New York Times's articles (a rather reputable news source) about liability. The articles that fit under this umbrella are more likely to be legally relevant than the "defective products" umbrella, although not every article is extremely relevant.
It seems it is updated every time there is a new news story that fits under the "liability for products" umbrella, and is relatively narrow in scope as it focuses simply on stories about when companies are or are not held liable for products. You can search the news stories (and there are 1310 in total).