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1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Products Liability and Trademark for Tennessee on
Q: How can I stop a trademark that someone has made that isn’t theirs to trademark?
Michael Gerity
Michael Gerity
answered on Feb 1, 2018

If a person has a legitimate basis for objecting to a trademark application filed by another, there are a couple of approaches that can be pursued. One is to contact the other applicant and attempt them to abandon the application based upon whatever basis there is for objection. Another is to... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law and Products Liability for Tennessee on
Q: Is it legal for my employer to make me sign liability before returning to work after accident not work related at all

I was in a car accident on my way to work in my personal vehicle so it has nothing to do with work my employer now is saying after the Dr releases me to go back to work that I have to sign a liability waiver saying they are not responsible for any injuries should they occur on the job

Robert D. Kreisman
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Robert D. Kreisman
answered on Dec 23, 2017

It's not illegal to ask you to sign a waiver, but before you do so, I would urge you to consult with a local attorney well-versed in workers' compensation law.

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Q: I filed a product liability case in 2014 for my husband he died last June. How long do these complex cases take ?

It's in Probate court now! I have Letter of Administration.

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
answered on Jul 18, 2017

Depends on the circumstances but very often they can take a while. You need to sit down with the attorney and discuss what happens now that he is passed, etc.

1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice and Products Liability for Tennessee on
Q: I had hernia mesh surgery and am having lots of pain swelling the same symptoms as before do what info do I need to file

what information do I need to find out if I have a lawsuit I have gone back to the same dr and he wrote off my concerns do I need second opp it has only been 6 months since my surgery how long do I have to file a suit

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
answered on Jun 9, 2017

A lawyer can't give medical opinions. You need to follow up with the surgeon and/or your internists. You may have a case if the mesh is the problem. First find out what your problem is. Generally statute of limitations is one year if surgery in Tennessee. As to the case against the... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Products Liability, Consumer Law and Business Law for Tennessee on
Q: What is considered illegal with automotive parts mark-up?

I purchased tires, took said tired to dealership for mount and balance. I was informed of need for alignment, I approved service. Then notified of need for ball joints x's 4, approved service (based on prior experience I expected total bill to be $400 or less. I was charged $1,240. The ball... Read more »

Leonard Robert Grefseng
Leonard Robert Grefseng
answered on Aug 23, 2016

I am not aware of ANY limitation on the mark-up of automotive parts. If you have not yet paid them, I would confront them with the prices you've obtained and try to negotiate a reduction. If you have already paid them, you may still want to confront the management with all this information. If... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Products Liability for Tennessee on
Q: Can I file a risperdal lawsuit in north Dakota if I live in Tennessee to use there statute of limitations?
Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki
answered on May 29, 2015

I know a law firm handling these cases nationwide. If you'd like, I can put you in touch with them and they can determine if they can help you. Be well.

2 Answers | Asked in Products Liability for Tennessee on
Q: I bought milk that was marked as still good and seemed to have a good seal, but when my son drank it he got sick

And it smelled really bad.

Burton A. Padove
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Burton A. Padove
answered on Jul 6, 2011

There is no question posted. However, unless your child had long term effects caused by the milk, it is not likely that an attorney would accept your case.

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