Labor and Employment Law Section

The section focuses on all traditional labor relations issues and matters arising in individual employment rights. A continuing legal education seminar on employment law issues is sponsored annually by the section, as is a regular newsletter.

Waller Lansden Dortch Davis
PO Box 198966
Nashville, TN 37219
Immediate Past Chair
Frost Brown Todd LLC
150 3rd Ave So Ste 1900
Nashville, TN 37201

TBJ Has Employment Law Updates, Elder Law Resources

Journal columnists Edward G. Phillips and Brandon L. Morrow tell you about recent amendments to employment law, which you need to know whether you represent employees, employers or both. In the same issue, columnist Monica Franklin explains and gives valuable resources for talking with senior adults about driving and help in determining when Momma needs to get off the road.

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New Law Targets Workplace Bullying

Currently, no federal law against workplace bullying exists, but Tennessee is the first state to enact a law to target workplace bullying, writes Heather Anderson in a Knoxville News Sentinel column. She explains the "Healthy Workplace Act" and suggests that regardless of the law, stopping bullying is good for business, employees and a business's bottom line.

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