Lawsuits don't work this way in the USA. The facts must be considered by
a judge and/or a jury before a decision is rendered. Many of these myths
are perpetrated by companies to promote tort reform in order to protect
themselves from their own wrong doings.
(no, I am not a lawyer but I have had to use the system in the past)
From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On
Behalf Of Lambertus Palte
Sent: Tuesday, October 17, 2006 8:54 AM
Subject: Brake Trouble! [OT]
> .... the bloke who
> (reputedly) successfully sued in America after crashing his camper van
> he left the driving seat to go into the back while moving, saying the
> drivers manual didn't say he shouldn't.
Contra stupiditatem et dei frustra pugnant....