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REI cleared

BROOKLYN — A federal court in New York dismissed, for lack of personal jurisdiction, a customer’s product liability claims against REI’s CEO and a member of its board of directors after his trekking poles bent and gave way while he was hiking in the Catskills, causing him to break several bones. He could not show how supposedly unlawful actions were attributable to senior management.

Read the ruling here.

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