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Charles Newman to Keynote 2024 TBA Convention Bench Bar Luncheon set for June 13, 2024 at The Peabody Hotel in Memphis, TN Burch, Porter and Johnson member Charles F. Newman will give the keynote address at the Bench Bar Luncheon at the Tennessee Bar Association Convention on

Beth Weems Bradley honored as Tennessee Bar Foundation Fellow BPJ member one of 29 Tennessee attorneys invited by Board of Trustees Burch, Porter and Johnson, PLLC is honored to announce that firm Member, Beth Weems Bradley, has recently been elected a Fellow of the Tennessee Bar Foundation,

FTC Votes to Ban Non-Compete Clauses Read below to find out what you need to know now The Federal Trade Commission voted 3-2 on April 23, 2024 to approve a Final Rule effectively banning for-profit employers from enforcing a “non-compete clause” in any agreement with its employees,

Federal Judge Strikes Down The Corporate Transparency Act As Unconstitutional. But, It’s Not Dead Yet. On March 1, 2024, in National Small Business United v. Yellen, No. 5:22-cv-01448 (N.D. Ala.) (“NSBA Suit”), Judge Liles C. Burke, a federal district judge in Alabama, issued an opinion holding that the federal law known

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