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1. Spillyards Leads Community Advisors Launch
- Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Greg Spillyards has joined the brokerage team at Cushman & Wakefield/Commercial Advisors to launch the firm’s Community Advisors service line.
Community Advisors is focused on the Memphis city core, with a goal to provide real estate advisory services to assist in the revitalization of the city’s underserved areas with passion, creativity and entrepreneurship, and with service to those already living and leading in their neighborhoods.
2. Not Closing on Time? Little Issues Can Lead to Big Snags
- Saturday, November 01, 2014
Here is a scary Halloween tale: Many real estate transactions do not close on the actual date specified by the legally binding contract.
This is not a recent phenomenon and has occurred since the time buyers required funding by third parties to purchase homes.
3. Harris Files Ford Challenge at Deadline
- Thursday, April 03, 2014
Memphis City Council member Lee Harris is challenging Democratic state Sen. Ophelia Ford in the August primary for District 29, the Senate seat held by a member of the Ford family since 1975.
- Thursday, September 20, 2012
Tennessee Shakespeare Co. will present “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)” Thursday, Sept. 20, to Sunday, Oct 7, at Poplar Pike Playhouse, 7653 Old Poplar Pike. Visit tnshakespeare.org.
5. Glankler Brown Names Management Committee
- Thursday, February 23, 2012
Glankler Brown PLLC has announced the 2012 members of its management committee. They are William Bomar, Charles Hill, Christopher Lamberson, John Houseal Jr., J. William Pierce Jr. and chief manager William Bradley.
6. MED Fdtn. Names Brandenburg Director of Development
- Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Joe Brandenburg has joined The MED Foundation as director of development.
Hometown: Connersville, Ind.
Education: B.A., mass communications, Western Kentucky University; master’s in public administration, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
7. Ole Miss Honors Historian who Fought Racism
- Thursday, September 29, 2011
Students of University of Mississippi history professor Jim Silver will gather on the Ole Miss campus Friday, Sept. 30, to honor the historian who left Mississippi in the turbulent 1960s after a prophetic warning about the growing level of violent resistance to racial integration in the state.
8. Intellectual Property Grows At Wyatt Tarrant
- Thursday, March 24, 2011
This month alone, the intellectual property lawsuits have been flying.
Apple is suing Amazon.com over Amazon’s use of the term “App Store” with customers.
9. Elvis’ Reach Wide in Realm of Law
- Thursday, February 17, 2011
Elvis Presley’s manager Col. Tom Parker never let too many lawyers around the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll.
Which is ironic, considering the way the music legend’s career is fueling a robust practice of intellectual property law among attorneys around the country and has done so since Presley’s death in 1977.
10. U of M Symposium to Discuss City’s Place in Law
- Thursday, February 10, 2011
Memphis over the years has been at the center of riveting, controversial and far-reaching court cases.
Many of them have either wound up in the history books or simply re-balanced the scales of justice for ordinary people.
11. Glankler Brown Announces 2011 Management Committee
- Tuesday, February 01, 2011
Glankler Brown PLLC has announced the members of its 2011 management committee, a group that addresses firm matters and advises other members and staff on administrative issues.
12. White House Official to Visit Local Orgs
- Tuesday, April 27, 2010
The White House official who finds new ways to address the nation’s social issues will be in Memphis next month to visit two charities and speak at a conference for nonprofit organizations.
Sonal Shah, director of the newly created White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, is coming at the invitation of the Alliance for Nonprofit Alliance. She is scheduled to give the keynote address at the Alliance’s annual conference.
13. GreenScape Promotes Colvett to President
- Wednesday, March 31, 2010
Frank Colvett Jr. has been promoted to president of GreenScape Inc.
Colvett previously was executive vice president and corporate treasurer. He has been with GreenScape since 1992 and also has served the company in various capacities including project manager, estimator and vice president of marketing. His civic and community activities include serving as treasurer of the Tennessee Republican Party, and as a member of St. George’s Episcopal Church and the University Club of Memphis.
14. Glankler Brown Names Bradley Chief Manager
- Wednesday, March 03, 2010
William R. Bradley Jr. has been named chief manager of Glankler Brown PLLC.
Bradley’s primary practice areas include intellectual property, maintenance and litigation, antitrust counseling and litigation, business litigation, and construction litigation.
15. Public Scrutiny Blunted Bank Stress Tests
- Thursday, May 07, 2009
WASHINGTON (AP) - Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said in February that putting the nation's biggest banks through "stress tests" was vital to getting the financial system back on solid ground.
16. Taube Named Partner At Adams and Reese
- Wednesday, February 04, 2009
Emily Campbell Taube has been named a partner at Adams and Reese LLP. Taube is a member of the Litigation Practice Group and focuses on the areas of commercial litigation, employment litigation, product liability and estate and trust litigation.
17. 'The Beat Goes On'
- Thursday, October 25, 2007
A little more than a year ago, a representative of Elvis Presley Enterprises Inc. floated a business proposition to Rick Roberts, the owner of a one-story brick storefront a few steps from Graceland.
18. Elvis' Legacy Echoes in Legal Field
- Thursday, August 16, 2007
His face or likeness has appeared on everything from pairs of nail clippers and candy bar wrappers to bottles of wine.
But rest assured that every time an image of Elvis Presley appears on an item in the marketplace these days, someone has paid a fee for it. And if the individual responsible for the item did not pay a fee, that item likely did not stay on the market for very long.
19. Braverman Joins The West Clinic
- Wednesday, December 06, 2006
Dr. Aliza Braverman has joined The West Clinic as a rheumatology specialist. She is the first rheumatologist to join the team.
Mike Jackson has been named president and CEO of Memphis-based Verso Paper Holdings LLC. He succeeds LH Puckett, who is retiring but will remain a member of the board of directors. Jackson previously served as a senior vice president at Weyerhaeuser Co. in Federal Way, Wash. He was with the company for 29 years.
20. Among Other Events, Collierville Hosts Fireworks Extravaganza Today
- Monday, July 03, 2006
The Town of Collierville holds an Independence Day Celebration from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. in H.W. Cox Jr. Park, 440 W. Powell Road. A fireworks show is scheduled to begin at 9:30 p.m. For more information, call 853-3225.
21. Johnson Draws Praise for Communications Tactics
- Wednesday, January 18, 2006
The Public Relations Society of America's Memphis chapter has named Memphis City Schools superintendent Carol Johnson as its Communicator of the Year for 2005. Johnson accepted the honor at the organization's January chapter meeting. PRSA presents the award annually to a respected member of the community who invests time or talent in communicating a specific message to public audiences. Johnson replaced superintendent Johnnie Watson after his retirement in 2003. She had served as superintendent of Minneapolis Public Schools since 1997.
22. DeBerry Named 2005 Legislator of the Year
- Wednesday, August 17, 2005
The Tennessee Association of Chiefs of Police presented U.S. Rep. John DeBerry the Legislator of the Year award. DeBerry, who represents District 90 in Memphis, is chairman of the House Children and Family Affairs committee.
23. Archived Article: Law
- Thursday, February 10, 2005
Rhodes Law Institute Discusses Intellectual Property Law
Intellectual Property Headlines Rhodes Law Institute
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Memphis will soon play host to one of the nations premier thinkers on the subject of intellectual pr...
24. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, April 14, 2004
The Daily News has hired Don Fancher as the Advertising Sales Director
Baptist-DeSoto Names New Administrator
Randy King was named administrator and chief executive officer of Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto. He was previously vice president ...
25. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, September 03, 2003
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Greg V. Ortega was named director of corporate product marketing for TBC Corp. Ortega previously held positions as TBCs manager of strategic marketing and manager of marketing and procurement for light truck tires. He earned...
26. Archived Article: Lead (wargl)
- Friday, July 13, 2001
Waring Cox and Glankler Brown happy with joint venture Glankler Brown, Waring Cox happy with joint venture By SUE PEASE The Daily News Since news leaked out of law firm Waring Cox PLC joining with Glankler Brown PLLC, both firms office phones have b...
27. Archived Article: Real Briefs
- Tuesday, October 17, 2000
Fifty two Memphis-area Crye-Leike sales associates earned the accredited buyer representative (ABR) designation this year A total of 52 Memphis-area Crye-Leike sales associates recently earned the accredited buyer representative designation. They jo...
28. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, March 31, 1999
Ralph B Ralph B. Lake, former executive vice president, general counsel and secretary of Promus Hotel Corp., has become a member of Burch, Porter & Johnson. Other new members include William A. Carson II, Scott J. Crosby, Susan M. Clark and Todd...
29. Archived Article: Benchmark
- Thursday, February 26, 1998
Brand Scaffold Builders Inc Brand Scaffold Builders Inc., formerly Rust Scaffold Builders Inc., vs. Tennessee Scaffolding Inc. According to the suit, between March 8, 1996, and Oct. 28, 1996, the plaintiff and defendant entered 21 separate contracts...
30. Archived Article: Back1
- Monday, November 18, 1996
Final slate of Memphis Bar Final slate of Memphis Bar Association nominees set The slate of candidates for 1997 Memphis Bar Association officers and directors has been finalized. No nominations were received from the membership in the time allotted ...
31. Archived Article: Page 3
- Tuesday, November 05, 1996
Bar association nominees announced Bar association nominees announced Charles F. Newman, president of the Memphis Bar Association, has released the report of the Nominations and Elections Committee chaired by Blanchard E. Tual. The 1997 president wi...
32. Archived Article: Econ Growth Meeting Lj
- Monday, December 04, 1995
lj 10/5 cates New economic board begins "hands-on" tours By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Tennessees newly-formed economic growth board is hitting the road on the first of its fact-finding tours of key industrial, technological and agricul...