TBA Members

Members of The Tennessee Bar Association

TBA President
Sherrard Roe Voigt & Harbison
150 3rd Ave S #1100
Nashville, TN 372012011
(615)742-4200
TBA President Elect
Lowe, Yeager & Brown
900 S. Gay St Ste 2102
Knoxville, TN 37902-1810
jhl@lyblaw.net
(865)521-6527
TBA Vice President
Adams and Reese LLP
6075 Poplar Avenue, Suite 700
Memphis, TN 38119-0100
(901)524-5278
TBA Immediate Past President
Redding, Steen & Staton, PC
464 North Pkwy Suite A
Jackson, TN 38305
(731)660-2332

Violence at Work

How to Deal With Bullying, Intimidation, Threats and Physical Violence

Violence in the American workplace is not a new phenomenon. In the age of 24-hour cable news and social media, it is sometimes difficult to assess whether workplace violence is on the rise to the point of being an epidemic, or whether we simply hear more about it these days. Fear of terrorism further heightens our awareness of such incidents. Statistics can be misleading, and they can be manipulated. Moreover, the lines are blurred regarding what constitutes workplace violence, as between actual physical assaults versus threats, harassment and horseplay.

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Remembering Johnson v. Avery, the Jailhouse Lawyer Case

EDITOR'S NOTE: The printed version of this article inadvertently left off the footnote numbers within the body of the text, although the references are there. This version is complete, with the numbers. We regret the omission in the printed version.

 

Only a few people remember the name of William Joe Johnson, also known as “Joe Writs.”[1] That’s a shame, because he significantly changed the legal landscape for anyone concerned with prisoner rights and access to the courts.

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