Tenn. Justices Say Ford Crash Victims Can Add Tortfeasor

Law360, New York (March 12, 2014, 6:32 PM EDT) -- The Tennessee Supreme Court ruled Friday that a party may be added to a comparative fault lawsuit even after the action might otherwise be time-barred, resolving a dispute in car accident victims' federal case against Ford Motor Co. over product liability and breach of warranty.

The underlying suit revolves around a 2012 crash in which Michael Becker was injured when a Ford F150 truck driven by his son, Phillip Becker, left the road and struck a light pole. In July, Michael Becker and his wife, Lorraine...
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