Romine v. Johnson Controls, Inc., 2014 Cal. App. LEXIS 244 (Cal. App. 2d Dist. Mar. 17, 2014)
Consumer Expectations test is applicable to strict products liability claim regarding a driver's seat. Component parts supplier defense did not apply. Engineers are not liable under strict products theory. Fault should be apportioned among all liable parties. Evidence of full amount of plaintiff's medical bills is not prejudicial where plaintiff is awarded only the amount actually paid.
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