Today the Tennessee Supreme Court released its opinion in Hall v. Haynes, No. W2007-02611-SC-R11-CV (Tenn. Aug. 26, 2010). The issue on appeal had to do with service of process under Rule 4 of the Tennessee Rules of Civil Procedure. The Court held that plaintiff failed to comply with Rule 4.
Here's a link to the opinion:http://www.tsc.state.tn.us/OPINIONS/TSC/PDF/103/SC%20Billie%20Gail%20Hall%20Administratrix%20Estate%20Billy%20R%20Hall%20v%20Dr%20Douglas%20B%20Haynes%20Jr%20OPN.pdf