In the News Today - March 26, 2019

March 26, 2019

Tennessee Bill Reining in Misleading Trial Lawyer Ads Heads to Governor: The Tennessee legislature sent a bill to the governor yesterday that would ban deceptive drug and medical device ads that plaintiffs’ lawyers use to recruit clients. Data from the Food and Drug Administration found that these ads, which are often framed as a “medical alert,” have caused some consumers to stop taking their medication before consulting a doctor. (ILR Blog)