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.

Chair
Working Boomer Advocate
254 Court Avenue, Suite 212
Memphis, TN 38103
(901)528-8300
Staff Coordinator
Tennessee Bar Association
221 4th Avenue N. Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37219
(615)383-7421
Vice-Chair
Kramer Rayson LLP
PO Box 629
Knoxville, TN 37901
(865)525-5134

Court Grants Review in 9 Cases

The Tennessee Supreme Court recently granted review in nine cases. Civil cases include property deed amendments, attorneys fees, the Health Care Liability Act, non-economic damages caps, wrongful termination and property tax appeals. Criminal cases include ineffective assistance of counsel, bail bonds and delayed appeals. The Raybin Supreme Court Hot List reviews the cases.

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TBJ: October is 'Celebrate Pro Bono' Month -- Also, Celebrate Health Insurance!

The October TBJ has all the details about the Tennessee Bar Association’s new Group Health Insurance Plan, including a word from TBA President Sarah Y. Sheppeard. Also read about how direct primary care legislation in the state can influence public health and medical economics. October is Celebrate Pro Bono Month -- we have the information on what’s going on, plus a look at historic figure William Tatham and his pro bono work. Columns this month include elder law and employment law: help with recognizing and addressing dementia in your clients and whistleblower claims in Tennessee.

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