TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Brittany Sims on Mar 20, 2015

Corporate tax attorney Brett Carter is suing Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's administration for refusing to produce documents under the Tennessee Open Records Act. Carter, who is with Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, filed the lawsuit alleging a "willful violation" of open records laws in Chancery Court in Nashville on Wednesday. Carter is seeking information used by the state Department of Finance and Administration in drafting the "Revenue Modernization Act" that Haslam has proposed to lawmakers this year, the Memphis Daily News reports.