Business Law Section

The Business Law Section furthers the knowledge of its members in the law of the Uniform Commercial Code, banking law, corporate law, partnership law, matters of debtor and creditor relations, and litigation practice related to such law.

Chair
Lincoln Memorial University Duncan...
601 W. Summit Hill Dr.
Knoxville, TN 37902
(865)545-5318
Immediate Past Chair
Egerton, McAfee, Armistead &...
P. O. Box 2047
Knoxville, TN 37901-2047
(865)546-0500
Staff Coordinator
Tennessee Bar Association
221 4th Avenue N. Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37219
(615)383-7421

Tennessee Companies Seek to Join Lawsuit Over Affordable Care Act

Two Tennessee companies have asked to join a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, the Nashville Post reports. W.G. Hall, a staffing firm from Knoxville, and Quickway Distribution Services, a transportation company from Nashville, filed a motion to intervene in the case, which is already underway in a Texas federal court. The suit argues that the clause of the ACA requiring companies with 50 or more full-time employees to provide qualified health insurance plans has irreparably harmed them.
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Hamilton County Deputy Sues Restaurant After Finding Cocaine in His Drink

Hamilton County Deputy Ricky E. Wolfe filed a lawsuit yesterday claiming that a Steak n; Shake waitress slipped a bag of cocaine into his drink, the Times Free Press reports. A responding officer reported that the server was caught on security footage planting the drugs. Wolfe is seeking $150,000 from Debo’s Diners, the corporation that operates several Steak n’ Shake locations in Tennessee.
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