Retailers Must Prevent Sales Of Recalled Products

Law360, New York (October 12, 2017, 11:22 AM EDT) -- Recently, Home Depot became the latest mass retailer to pay a civil penalty for selling products previously recalled by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. This penalty is the latest in a series of actions intended to signal that the CPSC has made enforcement of this issue a priority.

Selling Recalled Products is Now Illegal — For a Change

Under the Consumer Product Safety Act (CPSA), it is generally illegal for any person to sell a product subject to a CPSC recall, regardless of whether the...
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