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1. Eckstein Finds Room to Grow at Martin Tate
- Thursday, May 10, 2012
Adam Eckstein had been clerking for two years with Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Janice Holder and was interviewing with various law firms, including several in Memphis that seemed like places where he could see himself working.
- Monday, April 25, 2011
During the day it houses some of the city’s best and brightest bankers and lawyers. But at night, its illumination continues, bearing the message “Go Grizz.” The First Tennessee Bank Building at 165 Madison Ave. is taking advantage of being the city’s sixth-tallest skyscraper to support the Memphis Grizzlies and their playoff run.
3. Clark Reaches Pinnacle as State’s Top Judge
- Thursday, February 17, 2011
When Bill Haslam took the oath of office as governor last month, Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice Cornelia Clark administered the oath.
It is one of the more public parts of a critical job that has many sides and calls on many talents.
4. Event Marks Juvenile Court Centennial
- Thursday, September 09, 2010
Law professionals will celebrate the 100th birthday of the Juvenile Court of Memphis and Shelby County later this month with events that include a 5K run, a continuing legal education seminar and a documentary about the court’s storied past.
5. Clark to Take Oath as SCOTN Chief Justice
- Tuesday, August 31, 2010
Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Cornelia Clark takes the oath of office as chief justice of the state’s highest court Wednesday at the Williamson County Courthouse in Franklin, Tenn.
Clark begins a two-year term after being elected to the term by the court.
6. Clark to be Sworn in as Chief Justice Sept. 1
- Wednesday, August 11, 2010
NASHVILLE (AP) – Cornelia A. Clark will become the second woman in the state's history to serve as chief justice of the Tennessee Supreme Court when she is sworn into office Sept. 1.
She will take the oath at the courthouse in Franklin, Tenn., succeeding Janice Holder, who will administer the oath.
7. Substitute Judge Ordered For General Sessions
- Monday, June 07, 2010
When General Sessions Criminal Court Judge Ann Pugh announced her retirement at the end of May, she timed it to have an election on the Aug. 5 ballot to fill out the remaining four years on her eight-year term of office.
8. Mock Trial Brings Rhodes Alum Chastain Full Circle
- Thursday, May 20, 2010
When attorney Autumn Chastain helped coordinate the American Mock Trial Association National Championship Tournament at Rhodes College last month, it was a moment of realization, knowing she had come full circle.
9. Attorneys Urged to do Free Work for Storm Victims
- Friday, May 07, 2010
NASHVILLE (AP) — Chief Justice Janice M. Holder of the state Supreme Court is urging Tennessee attorneys to assist with storm relief efforts by providing pro bono legal services.
Her office said in a news release Wednesday that thousands of Tennesseans have been displaced or suffered severe damage to their homes.
10. Tenn. Judges to Hear Mock Trial Competition
- Friday, April 16, 2010
Ten Memphis-area judges, including Chief Justice Janice M. Holder of the Tennessee Supreme Court, will volunteer at the 2010 American Mock Trial Association National Championship Tournament this weekend in Memphis.
- Tuesday, March 23, 2010
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Judge Janice Holder will speak. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
- Monday, March 22, 2010
James Hutto of Valeo Marketing and Design will offer a five-course series on social media today through Friday at Emerge Memphis, 516 Tennessee St. To register, visit nawbo-workshop.eventbrite.com.
13. Baker Donelson to Help Launch Memphis Homeless Clinic
- Thursday, March 04, 2010
The homeless community in Memphis and many other cities has grown by leaps and bounds since the housing market all but collapsed, and people left without homes and perhaps jobs struggle to meet even their most basic needs.
14. Richards Honored With AWA’s Marion Griffin-Frances Loring Award
- Thursday, January 21, 2010
University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law Professor Janet L. Richards will be honored today by the Association for Women Attorneys with the AWA Marion Griffin-Frances Loring Award as incoming president. Memphis attorney Michele Howard-Flynn will take the helm of the association.
15. Memphis Bar Assn. Elects New Officers, Board Members
- Monday, December 07, 2009
At the Memphis Bar Association’s Annual Meeting Thursday at The Peabody hotel, the MBA announced its 2010 officers and new members of its board of directors.
Immediate past president Art Quinn passed the gavel to incoming president Ricky E. Wilkins of the Law Offices of Ricky E. Wilkins. John Cannon of Shuttleworth Williams PLLC and Gary K. Smith of Apperson Crump & Maxwell PLC automatically move to the positions of vice president/president-elect and treasurer, respectively. Linda Warren Seely, director of pro bono projects at Memphis Area Legal Services Inc., was chosen as secretary.
16. State Supreme Court Amends Rules
- Thursday, November 12, 2009
The Tennessee Supreme Court in late October adopted new and amended rules for pro bono service, in-house legal work and cross-jurisdictional practice.
The court also formally adopted a new section to Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 9, which asks attorneys to file an annual pro bono statement with the court.
17. Justices, AWA Celebrate 30 Years Of Women in Law
- Thursday, November 05, 2009
The Association for Women Attorneys is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, and in a commemoration of the goals women in the law have achieved, the organization Tuesday hosted the three female Tennessee Supreme Court justices – Chief Justice Janice M. Holder, Justice Cornelia A. Clark and Justice Sharon G. Lee – at a continuing legal education seminar at the Memphis Botanic Garden.
18. AWA Marks 30 Years With Supreme Court CLE
- Tuesday, November 03, 2009
The Association for Women Attorneys today will host Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice Janice H. Holder and Justices Cornelia A. Clark and Sharon G. Lee as part of its 30th anniversary celebration. The continuing legal education course will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Memphis Botanic Garden’s Hardin Hall, 750 Cherry Road.
- Tuesday, November 03, 2009
The Greater Memphis Chamber will present the fourth breakfast meeting in its Human Health Series today from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at The Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave. The meeting is free to members and prospective members. For reservations, contact Ericka Milford at firstname.lastname@example.org or 543-3518.
- Monday, November 02, 2009
InMotion Orthopaedic Research Center and the Memphis Bioworks Business Association will present the Memphis Orthopaedic Research Lecture Series today from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Memphis University School, 6191 Park Ave. The speakers will be Dr. Weikuan Gu, associate professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, and Marcus Scott, director of research, implant fixation and augments at Smith & Nephew Inc. For reservations, call 866-1452.
21. Lewis’ Access to Justice Work Extends Past Bar Presidency
- Thursday, August 27, 2009
George “Buck” Lewis, a shareholder at the Memphis office of Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC, earlier this year passed the gavel of the Tennessee Bar Association presidency to Nashville attorney Gail Ashworth. But he isn’t finished promoting access to justice.
22. Legal Battle Over Tennessee Plan Continues
- Thursday, August 06, 2009
A statewide debate continues after the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals last week upheld a lower court’s dismissal of a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the Tennessee Plan, the state system for appointing judges to the Tennessee Court of Appeals, the Court of Criminal Appeals and the Tennessee Supreme Court.
23. Tenn. Tax on Illegal Drugs Ruled Unconstitutional
- Monday, July 27, 2009
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Supreme Court ruled Friday that a state law that taxes illegal drugs is unconstitutional.
The court found in 3-2 decision that the law, sometimes called the "crack tax," exceeds the state's taxing power because it isn't a tax on "merchants, peddlers and privileges."
24. Holder Brings Judicial Selection Squabble to Town
- Monday, April 20, 2009
Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice Janice Holder appeared to be in the mood to talk about basketball referees when she spoke at the Kiwanis Club of Memphis last week. At least that’s how she began remarks that have stirred the boiling pot that is the Tennessee Legislature’s debate on how best to select appeals court judges.
- Wednesday, April 15, 2009
The Greater Memphis Paralegal Alliance Seminars will present “Ethics in the Paralegal Profession” with Olivia Roleson today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. The seminar offers one hour of general paralegal continuing legal education credit and the fee is $17 for members and $25 for nonmembers. For reservations, e-mail email@example.com.
- Tuesday, April 14, 2009
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks will speak. Lunch is $18 per person and reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Monday, April 13, 2009
The Shelby County Ethics Commission will meet today at 9 a.m. in conference room 660 of the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. The Shelby County Board of Commissioners will meet at 1:30 p.m. in the first floor chambers. For more information, call Steve Summerall at 545-4301.
- Tuesday, March 10, 2009
Memphis Area Women Business Owners will hold a wine and cheese mixer today from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Napa Café, 5101 Sanderlin Ave., Suite 122. For reservations, e-mail Tess Bear at email@example.com, Nita Black firstname.lastname@example.org or Alandas Dobbins at email@example.com.
- Monday, March 09, 2009
The Engineers’ Club of Memphis Inc. will hold its weekly meeting and lunch today at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Will Moore of Atkins Capital Management LLC will present “Positive Things in Memphis.” Cost is $14. No reservations are required.
30. High Court Takes Conservative Stance on GALs
- Thursday, February 26, 2009
Starting in May, courts across the state will have new guidelines for appointing guardians ad litem.
The provisional rules adopted by the Tennessee Supreme Court this month call for fewer appointments of GALs to represent the interests of children or adults with diminished mental capacity in court proceedings.
31. Tennessee Supreme Court Backs Access to Justice Campaign
- Thursday, December 11, 2008
The Tennessee Supreme Court has formally announced its support of the Tennessee Bar Association’s multifaceted Access to Justice, or “4ALL,” campaign, spearheaded by TBA president George “Buck” Lewis, a shareholder at the Memphis office of Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC.
32. State Supreme Court To Hear Cases In Memphis
- Thursday, October 30, 2008
The Tennessee Supreme Court is coming to Memphis on election day.
The five-member court will be hearing three oral arguments in three cases at the Shelby County Courthouse on Tuesday afternoon.
33. Female Attorneys To be Inducted, Honored by AWA
- Thursday, October 23, 2008
Two women are being honored today by the local Association for Women Attorneys.
Jennifer Hagerman, currently the incoming president, is being inducted as president of the AWA for the 2008-09 year. Attorney Ruby Wharton also will be given the Marion Griffin-Frances Loring Award for her service and contributions to the legal profession.
34. Holder’s Latest Honor Springs From Mediation Work
- Thursday, October 16, 2008
Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice Janice Holder recently was honored with the second annual Greyfred Gray Public Service Mediation Award at the Lipscomb University Institute for Conflict Management in Nashville.
35. Dress Code Makes Rounds Among Attorneys
- Thursday, October 09, 2008
There won’t be any specific fashion dos or don’ts for Shelby County Circuit Court in a new set of local rules attorneys are reviewing.
The revised “local rules” draft began circulating for comment this week.
36. Interaction With Clients Drives Ward’s Desire to Practice
- Thursday, October 02, 2008
Ashley Ward is an attorney at Nahon, Saharovich & Trotz PLC, where she practices in civil litigation, personal injury and workers’ compensation. She has been with the firm since 2003, and she serves as chair of its workers’ compensation practice group.
37. Bredesen Appoints Lee To Tenn. Supreme Court
- Tuesday, September 30, 2008
Tennessee Appeals Court Judge Sharon Gail Lee is the newest member of the Tennessee Supreme Court.
Gov. Phil Bredesen appointed Lee, of Madisonville, Tenn., on Monday to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Justice William M. Barker.
38. Holder to be Honored For Contribution to Mediation
- Monday, September 22, 2008
State Supreme Court Chief Justice Janice Holder will be honored next month for her contributions to the field of mediation, a growing profession in Tennessee.
Gov. Phil Bredesen recently proclaimed October as Mediation Month in Tennessee.
39. Holder to be Sworn In As First Woman Chief Justice
- Friday, August 29, 2008
Justice Janice M. Holder has been tapped to serve as the chief justice of the Tennessee Supreme Court. Holder will be the first woman in the state’s history to serve as the chief justice, and she currently is the third woman ever to serve on the Supreme Court in the state’s history.
40. Court Dress Code Awaits Judicial Approval
- Thursday, July 03, 2008
A meeting of the Shelby County Circuit Court judges last week dealt, at least in part, with the attorney dress code issue that has drawn attention from the public and even the international press in recent weeks.
41. Bar Examines Dress Code Issue
- Thursday, June 05, 2008
For an hour last week, a group of 16 attorneys and judges gathered in the Tennessee Supreme Court chambers in the Shelby County Courthouse to talk about whether a specific dress code is needed in the nine divisions of Circuit Court.
42. Holder to be Tenn. Supreme Court's First Woman Chief Justice
- Friday, May 02, 2008
The next chief justice of the Tennessee Supreme Court will be Memphis Justice Janice Holder - who will be the state Supreme Court's first woman chief justice.
Holder will replace William M. Barker, who announced this week he will retire effective Sept. 1. Barker told his fellow justices two years ago that he would retire soon, Justice Gary R. Wade told the Chattanooga Times Free Press. Wade said the justices selected Holder as the new chief justice then and there.
43. Retirement Clears Way for State's First Female Chief Justice
- Thursday, May 01, 2008
NASHVILLE (AP) - Tennessee Chief Justice William M. Barker's retirement clears the way for Justice Janice M. Holder of Memphis to become the state's first female chief justice.
Justice Gary R. Wade told the Chattanooga Times Free Press that the justices already chose Holder as Barker's successor when he announced he planned to retire this year. Wade said Barker, who lives at Signal Mountain, informed them two years ago.
44. Holder To Be New Chief Justice
- Thursday, May 01, 2008
Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice William Barker announced his retirement Tuesday from the high court, but the justices have already agreed on Justice Janice Holder of Memphis to be the new chief justice once Barker retires Sept. 1.
45. State Justice HolderTo Speak in Memphis
- Tuesday, October 30, 2007
Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Janice Holder will be the guest speaker at a Mediation Awareness luncheon event Friday.
Holder will present "Mediation - The Successful Alternative to Lit
46. Defining The 'Rule Of Law' Continues In Memphis
- Thursday, August 02, 2007
The first-ever symposium on the Rule of Law brought together members of the international community with U.S. leaders such as Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Sen. Hilary Rodham Clinton, D-N.Y., and now -retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor.
47. Richardson Becomes MemberOf State House
- Monday, July 30, 2007
Jeanne Richardson of Memphis joined the Tennessee House of Representatives Thursday.
Richardson, who headed a mental health center in Memphis for 10 years before becoming a consultant fo
48. Jeanne Richardson Becomes Member of State House
- Friday, July 27, 2007
NASHVILLE (AP) - Jeanne Richardson of Memphis joined the Tennessee House of Representatives on Thursday.
Richardson, who headed a mental health center in Memphis for 10 years before becoming a consultant for nonprofit agencies, was sworn in by Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Janice Holder in the House chamber.
- Wednesday, June 27, 2007
Talk Shoppe will hold an Open Microphone Discussion at its meeting today from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive.
The Little Tea Shop will host a book signing of "Poetry and Memoirs" by Sylvia Abraham Holder, mother of Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Janice M. Holder, today from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 69 Monroe Ave.
- Tuesday, June 26, 2007
The Memphis Regional Chamber will hold an event called "Today's Wellness" today from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. The event is free and open to the public, and lunch is included. Limited space is available and reservations can be made by calling 543-3571.
- Monday, June 25, 2007
The Engineers' Club of Memphis hosts its weekly meeting and lunch today at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Nisha Powers of Powers Hill Design LLC is the guest speaker. The event is $12 and no reservations are required.
52. A Tribute in Writing
- Friday, June 22, 2007
At the age of 87, Sylvia Abraham Holder has done what few people her age have: She's published her first book of personal poetry and musings.
Considering the long and full life she has lived, though, it probably shouldn't come as much of a surprise.
53. The Hes, Bakers & Foster Care
- Wednesday, February 21, 2007
At the end of January, the Tennessee Supreme Court made a ruling that will profoundly affect the life of one little girl.
Eight-year-old Anna Mae He, whose name has spawned a media blitz across the country, soon will be reunited with her birth parents, Shaoqiang "Jack" and Qin Luo "Casey" He, despite relentless efforts by her foster family to hold onto her.
54. State Supreme Court Appointment Process Up for Debate
- Thursday, February 08, 2007
The Tennessee Supreme Court is expected to issue a ruling any day that could clear the way for the appointment of a fifth justice to the state's highest court. The seat has been vacant since the fall.
55. State Supreme Court Justices To Tip SCALES in Students' Favor Tuesday
- Thursday, November 09, 2006
For many people, navigating the justice system is a daunting prospect. And for those outside the legal profession, it can be downright intimidating.
But a state-sponsored program is working to change that for some Memphis and Shelby County high school students.
56. State Senator Plans to Run for Juvenile Court Position
- Thursday, March 23, 2006
After nearly 40 years in office, State Sen. Curtis S. Person Jr., R-Memphis, is making plans to retire from the Tennessee Senate in November.
But while other 71-year-olds might opt for leisure time at this point in life, Person would prefer a gavel to a fishing pole. The senator is making a bid for Shelby County Juvenile Court judge, the position from which his friend Judge Kenneth Turner will retire this year.
57. Archived Article: Real Briefs
- Tuesday, March 04, 2003
Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Janice Holder is the guest speaker at Wednesdays meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Memphis
Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Janice Holder is the guest speaker at Wednesdays meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Memphis.The me...
58. Archived Article: Law Focus
- Thursday, September 05, 2002
Supreme Court upholds jury decisions
Court upholds jurys right to reject insanity decision
By MARY DANDO
The Daily News
The Tennessee Supreme Court recently upheld the jurys right to reject insanity defenses with regard to a case involvi...
59. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, May 16, 2002
The Masters of the Law Series continues with a Tuesday seminar at the Peabody, 149 Union Ave The Masters of the Law Series continues with a Tuesday seminar at the Peabody, 149 Union Ave. Shelby County Public Defender and county mayoral candidate A C...
60. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, May 13, 2002
Calendar of events Jan Calendar of events: May 13-19 May 13 Network of Memphis, an organization of progressive, professional and entrepreneurial women, meets the second Monday of the month at Napa Cafe in Sanderlin Centre at 5:30 p.m. The May meetin...
61. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, May 09, 2002
The annual spring Employee Benefits Law and Practice Update will be shown by tape delay from noon to 4 p Baker, Donelson, Bearman & Caldwell will host two seminars on labor law Wednesday and May 16 in the Renaissance Nashville in Nashville, Tenn...
62. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, May 02, 2002
The annual spring Employee Benefits Law and Practice Update will be shown by tape delay from noon to 4 p The annual spring "Employee Benefits Law and Practice Update" will be shown by tape delay from noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Memphis B...
63. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, February 28, 2002
Judge Jim Robinson announced his intention to campaign for the remainder of the eight-year term he currently serves by appoint Judge Jim Robinson announced his intention to campaign for the remainder of the eight-year term he currently serves by app...
64. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, August 14, 2000
Calendar of events: June 5 11 Calendar of events: Aug.14-Aug. 21 Aug. 14 The International Association for Administrative Professionals regular monthly meeting begins at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-Memphis East, with Gary Brackett as speaker. The cost...
65. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, August 10, 2000
The Memphis Bar Association will present Civil and Criminal Contempt, Wednesday with Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Janice The Memphis Bar Association will present "Civil and Criminal Contempt" Wednesday with Dorothy J. Pounders and Tenne...
66. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, August 07, 2000
Calendar of events: June 5 11 Calendar of events: Aug. 7-Aug. 13 Aug. 7 Consumer Credit Counseling Service is offering a free seminar on building a budget and the basics of money management, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 2158 Union Ave., Suite 400. Fo...
67. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, August 03, 2000
The Memphis Bar Association presents General Sessions Civil Procedure, with speaker Judge Lonnie Thompson of General Session The Memphis Bar Association will present "General Sessions Civil Procedure," with speaker Judge Lonnie Thompson of...
68. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, July 27, 2000
The Tennessee Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization announced the results of online educat The Tennessee Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization announced the results of online ed...
69. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, July 20, 2000
The Memphis Bar Association Social Security Section presents Social Security Practice Guide and Update, from 4 p The Memphis Bar Association Social Security Section presents "Social Security Practice Guide and Update," from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m...
70. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, December 17, 1998
The Memphis Bar Associations Young Lawyers Division will sponsor a seminar from 1:30 p The Memphis Bar Associations Young Lawyers Division will sponsor a seminar from 1:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. today at Memphis City Council chambers titled "Reducin...
71. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, February 11, 1998
Thompson & Co Thompson & Co. has added three employees: Suzanne Gibson has joined the company as a senior account executive. She formerly was a marketing consultant. Gibson is a graduate of Robert Morris College. Janice Chu Kelly has joined ...
72. Archived Article: Gender Law Focus
- Thursday, April 03, 1997
Gender Fairness in the Courts Courting fairness Commission on gender fairness makes recommendations to states Supreme Court By SUZANNE THOMPSON The Daily News If the Tennessee Supreme Court acts on recent recommendations, training in gender fairness...
73. Archived Article: New Judge.st
- Tuesday, February 18, 1997
At noon on Friday Gov. Don Sundquist announced the name of the new Circuit Court judge appointed by Gov. Don Sundquist to fill the vacancy left when Judge Janice Holder was appointed to the Supreme Court. Third timeís a charm for new circuit ...
74. Archived Article: New Judge
- Tuesday, February 18, 1997
At noon on Friday Gov. Don Sundquist announced the name of the new Circuit Court judge appointed by Gov. Don Sundquist to fill the vacancy left when Judge Janice Holder was appointed to the Supreme Court. Third times a charm for new circuit court ju...
75. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, November 07, 1996
The Tennessee Supreme Court on Oct The Tennessee Supreme Court on Oct. 28 entered an Agreed Order of Enforcement adjudging Henry M. Beaty Jr., who is currently under suspension, to be in willful contempt of court and extending the current suspension...
76. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, October 24, 1996
Applicants from East and West Tennessee must be considered to fill a vacancy on the Tennessee Supreme Court, justices said in an unanimous opinion Tuesday, ending weeks of uncertainty resulting from conflicting rulings by two courts Applicants from ...
77. Archived Article: Women
- Friday, April 26, 1996
04-26 Women By KATHLEEN DOMBHART BARK The Daily News Attorneys and litigants, both men and women alike, often address Judge Janice Holder as "hizzonner," a traditional one-word title of respect for those on the bench. "Both men and wo...
78. Archived Article: Cameras Lj
- Friday, April 26, 1996
lj 10/5 cates Enlightenment or intrusion? Rule 30 brings cameras to Tennessee courtrooms By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Will a recent Tennessee high court order allowing media coverage in the states courtrooms help or hinder the judicial process? ...
79. Archived Article: Adr Story Lj
- Friday, April 26, 1996
lj 10/5 cates ADR offers quicker, cheaper journey to peace Litigants create their own solutions By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Judges may have often wished in the past that they could just tell litigants to "take it outside." Now, thanks...
80. Archived Article: Legal Briefs
- Thursday, December 07, 1995
12/07 Legal briefs The Memphis Bar Association will sponsor a seminar on securities law today from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at The Racquet Club. Topics that will be discussed an overview of federal securities laws, initial public offerings and securities...
81. Archived Article: Legal Briefs
- Thursday, November 02, 1995
11/2 legal briefs Leo M. Bearman was elected a member of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers at the academys recent annual meeting in Chicago. Bearman, a partner in the Memphis office of Baker, Donelson, Bearman & Caldwell, concentrates hi...