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Fruit producer liable for costs of defending hepatitis outbreak (access required)

Where a strawberry producer guaranteed the quality of strawberries to its “customers,” and a smoothie café qualified as a “customer,” the producer was liable for the attorneys’ fees and costs incurred in defending lawsuits arising from an outbreak of hepatitis A infections linked to consumption of frozen strawberry smoothies. Background This suit arises out of a 2016 ...