Opinion Flash

December 2, 2003
Volume 9 — Number 219

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This Issue (IN THIS ORDER):
00 New Opinion(s) from the Tennessee Supreme Court
01 New Opinion(s) from the Tennessee Supreme Court Workers' Compensation Panel
00 New Document(s) or Proposed Rule(s) from the Tennessee Supreme Court
00 New Opinion(s) from the Tennessee Court of Appeals
00 New Opinion(s) from the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals
00 New Opinion(s) from the Tennessee Attorney General (PDF format)
00 New Judicial Ethics Opinion(s)
00 New Formal Ethics Opinion(s) from the Board of Professional Responsibility

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GAYLON LOWRY v. HARDEMAN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION

Court:TSC - Workers Comp Panel

Attorneys:                          

B. Duane Willis, Allen, Kopet & Associates, Jackson, Tennessee, for
the appellant, Hardeman County Board of Education

Gayden Drew IV, Drew & Martindale, Jackson, Tennessee, for the
appellee, Gaylon Lowry

Judge: LOSER

First Paragraph:

This workers' compensation appeal has been referred to the Special
Workers' Compensation Appeals Panel of the Supreme Court in accordance
with Tenn. Code Ann. S 50-6-225(e)(3) for hearing and reporting to the
Supreme Court of findings of fact and conclusions of law.  In this
appeal, the employer questions the trial court's findings as to
notice, statute of limitations and causation.  As discussed below, the
panel has concluded the evidence fails to preponderate against the
findings.

http://www.tba.org/tba_files/TSC_WCP/lowry.wpd

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