April 15, 2024



Selander Law Office, PLLC regularly offers the following services to clients:

  • Defending corporate clients in government investigations and related litigation concerning compliance with the Consumer Product Safety Statutes, the Motor Vehicle Safety Statutes, and the regulations issued thereunder;
  • Participating in administrative proceedings, including preparing pleadings, engaging in discovery, and representing clients in hearings;
  • Preparing witnesses for testimony or appearances before the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), or the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA);
  • Providing practical legal advice on regulatory compliance matters;
  • Providing practical legal advice on reporting requirements, confidentiality issues, and document retention issues;
  • Litigating against challenges to confidentiality;
  • Assisting in setting up systems to meet the legal requirements for deciding whether to initiate a field action;
  • Assisting in setting up and implementing systems to meet TREAD Act and Vehicle Safety Act reporting requirements to NHTSA;
  • Assisting in setting up and implementing systems to meet the reporting requirements of the CPSC;
  • Providing training for a client’s employees regarding applicable regulatory requirements and the company’s policies and procedures implemented to assure compliance;
  • Performing regulatory and product safety audits;
  • Tracking and following any rulemaking relevant to clients, and providing a timely analysis of the rulemaking including recommendations regarding comments that might be filed;
  • Tracking any interpretations of safety standards or regulations that may affect a client’s products or procedures, and advising the client of any actions that it should take based upon the new interpretations; and
  • Following (or participating) in any litigation involving the Agency that may impact the client.


In addition to the Product Safety Matters above, the Law Office of Stephen Selander offers the following services:

  • Providing legal advice related to Pass-by noise issues;
  • Providing consultations regarding handling of Not In Suit Matters;
  • Providing case management oversight of product liability matters; and
  • Litigating Product Liability matters filed in Southeast Michigan



Stephen E. Selander, Selander Law Office PLLC, is a Michigan Limited Professional Liability Corporation.

This website is intended for informational purposes only. Nothing in this site is to be considered as either creating an attorney-client relationship between the reader and Selander Law Office PLLC or as rendering legal advice for any specific matter. Readers are advised to seek legal counsel on any matters involving product safety or noise laws or regulations.

Readers are cautioned against acting or refraining from acting on the basis of any information contained in this website. Readers are advised to seek legal and/or other professional advice for their particular facts and circumstances.