Issue: What is the statute of limitations on fraud in Tennessee?
|Area of Law:||Litigation & Procedure, Personal Injury & Negligence|
|Keywords:||Statute of limitations; Malpractice or negligence; Fraud or deceit|
|Cited Statutes:||Tenn. Code Ann. § 28-3-105 (1999)|
The statute of limitations on a claim of malpractice or negligence against an insurance agent where the injury is to personal or real property is three years. Tenn. Code Ann. § 28-3-105 (1999). The statute of limitations on a property tort action, which includes loss of property value from fraud or deceit, is also three years. Id.