Posts from Labor & Employment Law

BPJ Attorney Selected to the Tennessee Bar Association Leadership Law Program

Continuing in the tradition of BPJ leadership, Tannera Gibson has been selected to the Class of 2019 of the Tennessee Bar Association Leadership Law program.

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Sarah E. Smith Joins BPJ

Sarah E. Smith has joined the firm as an Associate.

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The First Amendment in the Workplace: Watch What You Say

September 19, 2018
| Posted in: Labor & Employment Law

In the latest issue of HRProfessionals Magazine, BPJ labor and employment attorney Karen W. Roche discusses an employee's right to free speech in or out of the workplace, based on the First Amendment, the National Labor Relations Act, and the type of employer.

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EEOC V. Dollar General: A Case Study in Sexual Harassment Investigations

August 24, 2018
| Posted in: Labor & Employment Law

BPJ labor and employment attorney Lisa Krupicka writes this month in HRPro magazine of a tale of obscenity, harassment and delays that cost Dollar General dearly.

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The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 Includes 21 BPJ Attorneys

21 lawyers from Burch, Porter & Johnson have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© publication.

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Five Burch, Porter & Johnson Attorneys named 2019 Best Lawyers® "Lawyer of the Year" in Memphis Area

The law firm of Burch, Porter & Johnson is pleased to announce that five attorneys from the firm have been named 2019 Lawyers of the Year by peer-review publication The Best Lawyers in America©.

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BPJ Attorneys to Present at the Midsouth Nonprofit Conference

Nonprofit leaders and advisors should consider attending the upcoming Midsouth Nonprofit Conference, August 17 at the Holiday Inn at the University of Memphis.

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Amicus brief by BPJ lawyer filed with the U.S. Supreme Court

Gary Peeples, an associate in Burch, Porter & Johnson’s labor and employment practice group, has written an amicus brief in the case of Frank v. Gaos; the brief was filed last month.

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Title IX and Higher Ed: Learning from a Recent Conference

BPJ Attorneys Melisa Moore and Tannera Gibson learned the differences between tipsy, sloppy, drunk, and wasted at the U of M's Title IX Training Conference.

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BPJ Attorney Completes Statewide Leadership Program

Gary Peeples was one of 28 attorneys from across the state that graduated from the Tennessee Bar Association's Leadership Law 2018 program.

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