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- Tuesday, February 12, 2013
National Association of Women Business Owners Memphis will meet Tuesday, Feb. 12, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3935 Galloway Ave. City, county and state government representatives will discuss opportunities to gain government business. Cost is $25 for members, $30 for nonmembers and $35 at the door. Visit bit.ly/122SiTT to register.
- Monday, February 11, 2013
VA Medical Center Women’s Veterans Program and Cardiology Clinic will hold its Red Dress Fashion Show and heart health program Monday, Feb. 11, at 11 a.m. at the medical center theater, 1030 Jefferson Ave. Constance Adcock, coordinator of WomenHeart Memphis, will speak. Visit memphis.va.gov.
- Saturday, February 09, 2013
Memphis Child Advocacy Center will hold its Works of Heart valentine auction, featuring works by more than 100 local artists, Saturday, Feb. 9, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Memphis College of Art, 1930 Poplar Ave. Visit memphiscac.org.
4. SOPA, PIPA And ‘Free’ Access
- Wednesday, March 14, 2012
A battle rages around us: the battle for the future of the Internet. As Congress debates the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) in the House and the Protect Intellectual Property Act (PIPA) in the Senate, most of us are unaware of the issues at stake.
- Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Remington College Memphis will hold a blood drive Tuesday, March 13, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on its campus, 2710 Nonconnah Blvd. The blood drive is part of Remington College’s 3 Lives campaign, an effort to increase the number of minority blood donors. For more information, call 800-448-6405.
6. Barnes’ IP Practice Bridges Law, Science
- Thursday, February 09, 2012
Some lawyers may have a background that includes previous experience in real estate or time in politics.
Kenneth Barnes, an intellectual property attorney with Crone & McEvoy PLC, was a researcher at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital for five years before going to law school. And don’t let the shelves of law books fool you.
7. Binkley Promoted to VP at Boyle
- Wednesday, January 04, 2012
Les Binkley has been promoted to vice president at Boyle Investment Co.
8. Virtual Conduct, Actual Consequences
- Thursday, August 04, 2011
What you could once only do in person you can now do online. The Tennessee General Assembly drew negative attention from the national media when it recently passed amendments to the 2009 Cyber Bullying Statute.
- Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Talk Shoppe will present “Your Image of Excellence” Wednesday, July 20, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
- Tuesday, July 19, 2011
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday, July 19, at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. R.C. Johnson, University of Memphis athletic director, will speak. Cost is $18 per person. Advanced reservations are required. For reservations, email Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
- Monday, July 18, 2011
Visible Music College, in partnership with the Cooper Young Business Association, will continue its music series Visible Live Monday, July 18, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the corner of Cooper Street and Young Avenue. The Sunday Traffic Brass Quintet will perform. The event is free and open to the public.
- Thursday, July 14, 2011
The Center City Commission Downtown Parking Authority will meet Thursday, July 14, at 9 a.m. in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St.
- Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Talk Shoppe will present “What to do in a Disaster: Is Your Family Prepared?” Wednesday, July 13, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Hyatt Place, 9161 Winchester Road. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
- Tuesday, July 12, 2011
The Center City Revenue Finance Corp. board of directors will meet Tuesday, July 12, at 9 a.m. in the CCC conference room, 114 N. Main St.
15. Tip Credit And Your Biz
- Thursday, June 23, 2011
Mid-South restaurants and bars are having a tough time in this economy making ends meet. Fewer people are eating out, and when they do, they watch how much they spend. Owners are looking to cut costs wherever they can. Some may be tempted to cut down on costs by cutting the guaranteed money they pay their wait staff. Any owner so tempted should resist that temptation, because the ramifications could be disastrous.
16. Gibson Honored as Part of ‘30 Under 30’ List
- Wednesday, January 19, 2011
Andre Gibson, chair of the Memphis City Beautiful Commission and vice president of the Memphis Urban League Young Professionals, has been named among Rosewood Hotels’ national 30 Under 30 campaign.
17. Baptist Wage Suit Loses Class Action Status
- Wednesday, September 29, 2010
The suit alleging Baptist hospitals in Memphis engaged in unfair pay practices by making automatic meal deductions from employee paychecks and 30-minute payroll deductions for lunch breaks has lost its class action status.
18. Baptist Seeks To Declassify Class Action Suit
- Wednesday, June 23, 2010
Lawyers for Baptist Memorial Health Care Corp., who have filed a motion to have class action status removed from a lawsuit alleging unfair pay practices, scored a victory on Monday.
- Wednesday, June 16, 2010
The Shelby County Commission will hold committee meetings Wednesday beginning at 8:30 a.m. at 160 N. Main St. For more information, call Steve Summerall at 545-4301.
20. Kramer, Crone Form New Alliance
- Tuesday, April 20, 2010
Chances are that discussions of the coming May elections will be off-limits at the water cooler of a newly formed law firm Downtown.
Attorneys Alan Crone and Bruce Kramer combined their existing practices to form Kramer + Crone, which became effective on April 1. Both attorneys said their mutual respect for each other trumped opposing political ideologies.
- Wednesday, April 07, 2010
Talk Shoppe will present “New EPA Lead Paint Renovation Rule For Real Estate” today from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call 482-0354.
- Tuesday, April 06, 2010
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Julie Ellis, chair of the Charter Commission, will speak. Cost is $18. To register, e-mail Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Friday, January 09, 2009
The Memphis Advertising Federation will hold a “Seminar on Trademarks and Intellectual Properties” by Alan G. Crone of Crone & Mason PLC today from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Cost is $30 for members and $40 for guests. For reservations, contact Pam Routh at 550-2114 or email@example.com. For more information, visit www.memphisadfed.org.
- Thursday, January 08, 2009
The Tennessee Department of Revenue will hold its free bimonthly new business workshop today from 9 a.m. to noon at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. The workshop is free and is designed to assist people encountering business-related taxes for the first time. To register, visit www.tennessee.gov/revenue/bustaxworkshops/.
- Wednesday, January 07, 2009
Talk Shoppe will present “Plan for Small Business Success in 2009” today from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. Business coach Mark van Stolk of Calaveras Business Coaching LLC will speak. The event is free. For more information, call 753-3753.
- Tuesday, January 06, 2009
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon in Ballroom B of the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. State Sen. Jim Kyle, D-Memphis, will address the financial problems currently facing Tennessee. Lunch is $18 per person, payable at the door. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Monday, January 05, 2009
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday at noon in Ballroom B of the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. State Sen. Jim Kyle, D-Memphis, will address the financial problems currently facing Tennessee. Lunch is $18 perperson, payable at the door. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
- Friday, January 02, 2009
YogaFit will hold Level 1 Teacher Training workshops Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Eccentric Studios, 2810 Bartlett Road, Suite 1. Cost is $369. To register, visit www.yogafit.com. For more information, call Rachael Vint at 282-5504.
29. Jackson’s Election Signals Change In Clerk’s Office
- Thursday, September 04, 2008
Shelby County General Sessions Court Clerk Otis Jackson Jr. turned 48 this week and walked into the clerk’s office for the first time as the clerk.
Jackson, a Democrat, upset incumbent clerk Chris Turner, a Republican, in the Aug. 7 county general elections. From then to Sept. 1, when Jackson officially took office, there wasn’t a transition.
30. Love of Drama Has Led Crone To Successful Practice
- Thursday, August 28, 2008
Alan G. Crone is a senior partner and managing member at Crone & Mason PLC, a labor and employment law firm. He practices in the area of executive employment law.
Crone briefly majored in theater, although he received his undergraduate degree in political science from the University of Memphis, where he also received his law degree.
31. Pay Suit Against Baptist Grows To 30 Plaintiffs
- Tuesday, July 29, 2008
A lawsuit alleging Baptist Memorial hospitals engage in unfair pay practices has grown from two plaintiffs who filed the suit late last year to now include nearly 30 plaintiffs.
Those plaintiffs include former and current employees of Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis, Baptist Memorial Hospital-Collierville and Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women.
- Thursday, April 10, 2008
The Society of Entrepreneurs' lunch and discussion will be held today at noon at The Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave., ninth floor. Attorney Alan G. Crone will speak about "Non-competes, Trade Secret Prohibition and Intellectual Property." The cost is $25 and reservations should be made by contacting Pearson Crutcher at 682-9920 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Wednesday, April 09, 2008
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center will present Dr. Howard Brody from the University of Texas, who will present "Using Race to Sell Drugs: Pharmaceutical Marketing and Challenges to Medical Professionals" today at 8 a.m. in the North Auditorium of the Coleman Building, 956 Court Ave.
- Tuesday, April 08, 2008
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. The speaker will be the Rev. Jim Lawson. Cost is $18 at the door. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes, 526-1318 or email@example.com.
- Monday, April 07, 2008
The Engineers' Club of Memphis Inc. will meet today at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. The cost is $12 and no reservations are required. Joseph M. Spain, Tennessee regional manager at Contech Bridge Solutions, will speak about "Prefabricated Bridge Solutions."
36. Former Employees Sue Baptist for Unfair Pay
- Wednesday, January 09, 2008
Two recently terminated Baptist Memorial Hospital employees have filed a lawsuit against the hospital for unpaid overtime compensation and "related penalties and damages and for failure to pay ... employees for all hours worked."
37. Wal-Mart Lawsuit Could Affect 1.5 Million Women
- Monday, February 19, 2007
When she left high school at age 17, Joyce Moody imagined striking out from her home in North Mississippi to attend business school in Memphis.
She instead settled on cosmetology school, then dropped out and made do with a variety of jobs - working at a piano factory, then later on the night shift at a telephone manufacturing factory where she installed ringers in phones.
38. Wal-Mart Sex Bias Lawsuit Can Move Forward
- Thursday, February 08, 2007
On Tuesday, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in San Francisco ruled that the sex bias lawsuit against Bentonville, Ark.-based Wal-Mart Stores Inc. can move forward as a class-action lawsuit.
39. Crone & Mason Attorney Awarded Fellow Post at Bar Foundation
- Thursday, September 28, 2006
Alan G. Crone recently became a fellow of the Memphis Bar Foundation. He received the honor, which is given to Memphis Bar Association members who have demonstrated a high standard of excellence in professional ethics and personal conduct, at the joint Annual Meeting of the Memphis Bar Association and its charitable arm, the Memphis Bar Foundation, on Sept. 11.
40. Crone Named Fellow of Memphis Bar Foundation
- Wednesday, September 27, 2006
Alan Crone, attorney and co-founder of Crone & Mason PLC, has been named a fellow of the Memphis Bar Foundation. The appointment was made at the annual joint meeting of the Memphis Bar Association and its charitable arm, the Memphis Bar Foundation, Sept. 11. Read more about Crone in tomorrow's Law Talk feature.
41. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, December 15, 2004
MBA Elects Officers
Memphis Bar Names 2005 Officers, Directors
The Memphis Bar Association announced the election of the following 2005 officers: Susan M. Clark, president; Barbara Zoccola, vice president; David Cook, treasurer; and Amy Amunds...
42. Archived Article: Register (lead)
- Monday, August 14, 2000
By STACEY WIEDOWER Familiar names surface for county register race By STACEY WIEDOWER The Daily News Potential candidates for the office of Shelby County Register are beginning to make known their interest in the election, which will be included on ...
43. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, October 31, 1997
Consumer households in the South spent an average of $30,289 in 1995, the lowest of any of the four regions in the country and approximately 6 percent less than average annual expenditures for U Consumer households in the South spent an average of $...
44. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, February 07, 1996
*2/7 memos Robert Shaw has been named executive vice president of Enterprise National Bank. Shaw joined the bank more than three years ago and serves as its chief financial officer. He has a bachelors degree and a masters degree in accounting from t...