Posts from Labor & Employment Law

Six BPJ Attorneys Named 2021 Best Lawyers® "Lawyer of the Year" in Memphis Area

Burch, Porter & Johnson is pleased to announce that six attorneys from the firm have been named as a 2021 “Lawyer of the Year” in their practice area by peer-review publication The Best Lawyers in America©.

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24 Burch, Porter & Johnson Attorneys Named to 2021 Best Lawyers® List

Twenty-four lawyers from Burch, Porter & Johnson, PLLC have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© publication.

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PPP Loan Compliance and Forgiveness Clinic

Momentum Nonprofit Partners and Hyde Family Foundation offer a session to answer your PPP loan questions, with guest presentations by BPJ attorneys. Registration is required.

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Unemployment and PPP Updates

May 18, 2020
| Posted in: Labor & Employment Law

Getting back to business is not so easy and, despite guidance and clarifications, there are still many obstacles to work through.

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Burch, Porter & Johnson Attorneys Recognized in Chambers USA

Six attorneys from Burch, Porter & Johnson, PLLC have been recognized as outstanding practitioners in the 2020 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business.

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Unemployment and FFCRA Questions and Answers

April 16, 2020
| Posted in: Labor & Employment Law

There are still many questions in regards to the recent CARES Act and FFCRA. The employment group at BPJ is working to clarify federal guidance for employers and many others.

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CARES Act Updates

April 8, 2020
| Posted in: Corporate & Business Law; Labor & Employment Law

Many businesses have faced challenges with interpreting Federal legislation related to COVID-19. BPJ is working to help interpret recent guidance that has been issued to help alleviate confusion and provide clarity for businesses.

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New Federal Laws Extend Paid Leave and Job Protection for Employees Affected by COVID-19

March 20, 2020
| Posted in: Labor & Employment Law

On March 18, 2020, President Trump signed into law the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, which includes two provisions designed to extend job protection and pay for employees affected by COVID-19. Both of these provisions are applicable only to employers with fewer than 500 employees and go into effect on April 2, 2020.

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Bar Association Leadership Posts Go To BPJ Lawyers

Three BPJ attorneys step up in 2020, including a future president.

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Hagerman Honored by MBJ as a 2019 Superwoman in Business

October 28, 2019
| Posted in: Labor & Employment Law

No one who knows BPJ labor and employment attorney Jennifer Hagerman would be surprised that she thinks her superpower is persistence.

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