Legislative Update: Senate Bill 56 Effective July 1, 2013

Senate Bill 56 has been assigned Public Chapter 317 by the Secretary of State.  The Act became official on April 29, 2013, and will be effective for all actions accruing on or after July 1, 2013.  For those defending bars, restaurants, and premise owners at large, this Act overturns joint and several liability for intentional torts on premises.  Here is a link to the Bill:

http://state.tn.us/sos/acts/108/pub/pc0317.pdf

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