Modisette v. Apple Inc.


(California Court of Appeal) – Held that Apple Inc. was not liable for a five-year-old girl’s death and injuries to her family members that occurred when a driver using the FaceTime application on his iPhone crashed into her parents’ car on a Texas highway. Affirmed dismissal of the complaint, concluding that Apple did not owe a duty of care and that the iPhone’s design was not a proximate cause.