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Posted by: Suzanne Craig Robertson on Mar 10, 2014

In a unanimous opinion, Michael S. Becker et al v. Ford Motor Company, the Tennessee Supreme Court has held that state law allows a plaintiff to add a defendant whose involvement was raised by the original defendant, even when the plaintiff was aware of the new defendant before the statute of limitations expired. Learn more from the Administrative Office of the Courts.