Communication Law Section

This section is a resource for lawyers interested in legal issues faced by users, providers and regulators of print, telecommunications and broadcast and web-based services, facilities and equipment.

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Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis...
PO Box 198966
Nashville, TN 37219
(615)850-8859
Chair
Aaron & Sanders PLLC
605 Berry Road, Suite A
Nashville, TN 37204
(615)577-0991

Lakeway Publishers Does Not Plan to Close Community Papers Despite Bankruptcy Filing

Although Lakeway Publishers is in the midst of a Chapter 11 bankruptcy and restructuring, the company says it has no intention of closing any newspapers, U.S. News reports. The company filed for bankruptcy in East Tennessee on May 31.

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Columns Address Workplace Bullying, Health Care Directives for Seniors, Author-Lawyers

If you haven't finished reading the June Tennessee Bar Journal, finish up with these pieces: Edward Phillips and Brandon Morrow cover a new statute that creates immunity for workplace emotional distress claims in the column, "The Law at Work." Health care directives for seniors is the topic of Matt and Kelly Frere's regular column, "Older & Wiser," and Mary Jo Middlebrooks reviews Jocie Wurzburg's new book. In this month's Spark! we take a look at authors who are also lawyers in "A Different Kind of Legal Writing."
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