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Tennessee Drug and Medical Device Recall Lawsuits & Attorneys

NOTICE: The Drug Law Center is no longer accepting these type of cases. This page is strictly for informational purposes. We appreciate your cooperation and understanding by not contacting our office on these cases. We are actively investigating and prosecuting cases involving Valsartan cancers. For information on Valsartan lawsuits, look here.

Resource Links for Tennessee Drug Recalls and Medical Device Lawsuits:

Tennessee Bad Drug Lawsuits & Tennessee Defective Medical Device Cases

Tennessee Bad Drug Lawsuits & Tennessee Defective Medical Device Cases

Patients who follow the recommendation of their doctor to use a medical device like a hip implant, or take pharmaceutical medications, expect that the products have been adequately tested. Patients assume the products are safe as long as they are used as intended or that they would have been warned by their doctors or the manufacturers of any potential adverse reaction or side effect. Sadly, pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers rush defective products to the market all the time, usually after pressuring the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) for a quick approval.

Many of these products are subject to FDA and voluntary recalls, product liability lawsuits and ongoing investigations. However, for many patients, the damage is already done. Because of that, the victims usually have no other choice than to file Tennessee bad drug lawsuits, wrongful death cases, medical malpractice claims and Tennessee bad drug cases.

Initially, the victim will be required to prove they have a valid case for compensation. The links below can assist victims in determining if the statute of limitations for filing a claim has expired.

State of Tennessee Statute of Limitations

Tennessee Civil Statute of Limitations Laws — Code Provisions (§ 29-26-116(a)(1))

Every state, including Tennessee enact specific lawful deadlines for filing lawsuits involving personal liability, wrongful death, negligence, personal injury, intentional tort and medical malpractice. Failing to follow the Tennessee statute of limitations could take away the rights of the victim to pursue a claim for compensation against every party that caused their damages.

  • Personal Injury / Negligence – 1 Year
  • Product Liability – 1 Year
  • Wrongful Death – 1 Year
  • Medical Malpractice – 1 Year “with Discovery Rule. (No continuous treatment rule). In foreign objects and fraudulent concealment cases [statutes of limitations] runs from discovery. SOR: 3 years from the negligence: applies to infants and is not tolled for infancy in any case commenced after December 9, 2005.”
  • Intentional Torts – 1 Year

Tennessee Medical Resources

State of Tennessee Legal Resources

Law Library of Memphis
140 Adams Ave
Memphis, TN
(901) 527-7041

Tennessee State Library
403 7th Ave N
Nashville, TN
(615) 741-2764

Nashville Public Library
615 Church St
Nashville, TN
(615) 862-5800

Loudon County Law Library
601 Grove St
Loudon, TN
(865) 458-6954

Belmont University College of Law
1901 15th Ave S Nashville, TN
(615) 460-8400

Nashville Public Library – Madison Branch
610 Gallatin Pike S
Madison, TN
(615) 862-5868

Nashville Public Library Bellevue Branch
720 Baugh Rd
Nashville, TN
(615) 862-5854

Nashville Public Library Southeast Branch
5260 Hickory Hollow Pkwy Antioch, TN
(615) 862-5871

Nashville Public Library Edmondson Pike Branch
5501 Edmondson Pike
Nashville, TN
(615) 880-3957

Nashville Public Library Old Hickory Branch
1010 Jones St Old Hickory, TN
(615) 862-5869

Chattanooga Public Library
1001 Broad St
Chattanooga, TN
(423) 643-7700

Northgate Branch – Chattanooga Public Library
278 Northgate Mall Dr.
Chattanooga, TN
(423) 870-0635

South Chattanooga Branch – Chattanooga Public Library
925 W 39th St
Chattanooga, TN
(423) 825-7237

Nashville School of Law Library
4013 Armory Oaks Dr.
Nashville, TN
(615) 256-3691

University of Tennessee College of Law
1505 Cumberland Ave
Knoxville, TN
(865) 974-4241

Jean & Alexander Heard Library
419 21st Ave S
Nashville, TN
(615) 322-2800

Cleveland Bradley County Public Library
795 Church St NE
Cleveland, TN
(423) 472-2163

Hatchie River Regional Library
63 Executive Dr.
Jackson, TN
(731) 668-0710

State Bar Association

Tennessee Bar Association
221 4th Avenue N. Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37219
(615) 383-7421

Legal Services for Tennessee Communities

Personal injury law firm specializing in Tennessee bad drug lawsuits, wrongful death cases, medical malpractice claims, and Tennessee defective medical device cases can ensure a successful outcome when representing clients in urban centers, rural areas and communities throughout the state including

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