How This Legal Concept Affects Defective Product Lawsuits Strict liability says that in the case of some injury lawsuits, the defendant will be held liable even if the plaintiff cannot prove that the defendant was at fault for the injuries sustained by the plaintiff. This legal concept is most commonly used when suing because a
By Daniel Taylor, Esq. on January 26, 2015 11:59 AM Lost wages typically include money that a plaintiff would have earned from the time the injury occurred until the settlement is reached or a trial is complete. However, an injury lawsuit may also seek recovery for the loss of future wages, known as earning capacity.