Collierville, TN asked in Business Law and Products Liability for Tennessee

Q: I own a small retail electronic cigarette store and was named in a product liability law suit. Now unable to renew ins.

What are my options to keep my store open or what is important if I have to close?

1 Lawyer Answer
Mr. James Charles Wright
Mr. James Charles Wright
  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: If you have insurance, you should make them aware of claim. The insurer may provide you with a defense. Also a seller has a number of defenses to a products claim. Not sure why you cant get insurance. May need to ask another agent to help you. I am assuming this means after this claim was made, your insurer notified you it would not renew you.

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