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Fair v. Cochran, 418 S.W.3d 542 (Tenn. 2013)

Case Conclusion Date: 09.12.2013

Practice Area: Litigation

Outcome: A win!

Description: The Supreme Court held that motorist's failure to make return of proof of service within 90 days of issuance did not preclude motorist from relying on commencement date of suit to toll one-year limitations period. Judgment of Court of Appeals reversed; judgment of Circuit Court reversed; remanded. (Note: Thanks to Mike Farley of Clinton, Tenn., for letting me work with him on this appeal.)

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