responsible by law
often suffering (from)
likely to do sth
"he is apt to lose"
"she is liable to forget"
"liable to criminal charges"
"liable to diabetes"
"men between the ages of 18 and 35 were liable for military service"
If I spend more than six months in this country I'm liable to pay income tax.
出自： F. Donaldson
All drug companies will become strictly liable for injuries caused by their products.
Goods brought in from a non-EC country are liable to import duty.