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Seersucker a Hot Topic at Southern Festival of Books Friday

The 28th annual Southern Festival of Books, sponsored by Humanities Tennessee, is this weekend in Nashville. The event, set for Legislative Plaza, will host hundreds of best-selling, award-winning authors. One session you won't want to miss is Memphis lawyer Bill Haltom speaking with author Shellie Tomlinson on the panel, "Seersucker and the Front Porch: Icons of Southern Culture." They will be in Room 30 of Legislative Plaza from 2 to 3 p.m. on Friday. Haltom will discuss his book, Milk & Sugar: The Complete Book of Seersucker. Here is the rest of the lineup of authors at the festival, which runs through Sunday.

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Granny Pods, Employment Law … and Setting Up an Office at the Wal-Firm

Pick up your copy of the current Tennessee Bar Journal for some weekend reading and you'll find a variety of subjects by our crackerjack columnists. Edward Phillips and Brandon Morrow write about subjective beliefs in two recent age discrimination cases and Monica Franklin looks at the new “granny pods” that are now legal in Tennessee. Nick McCall reviews Beale Street Dynasty: Sex, Song and the Struggle for the Soul of Memphis and humor columnist Bill Haltom considers setting up his office at the Wal-Firm. Read the entire October issue here.

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