VOL. 127 | NO. 102 | Thursday, May 24, 2012
In-Rel Properties Inc. has outsourced its Memphis office leasing to Cushman & Wakefield/Commercial Advisors LLC, following months of changes up top for the Lake Worth, Fla.-based real estate firm.
Downtown Alive performance series kicks into high gear at Court Square
When Downtown Alive was launched in 2008, the lunchtime performance series picked up top honors for Special Events and Projects from the International Downtown Association.
The growing discontent over high airfares at Memphis International Airport has become part of the August Democratic primary election contest between incumbent U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen and challenger Tomeka Hart.
Memphis City Council members heard from and saw a lot of opponents of plans to close five Memphis public libraries Tuesday, May 22, during an hour and a half of comments from the public.
Congress has passed a bill that will allow a bankruptcy judgeship in Jackson, Tenn., to be filled after the retirement this summer of U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge G. Harvey Boswell.
Healthy Memphis Common Table held its annual meeting Tuesday, May 22, at the University of Memphis to discuss health-related challenges facing citizens.
A trio of former AIMS Logistics executives has formed a new freight payment service in Memphis.
MEMPHIS LAW TALK
Sam Chafetz, a shareholder in the Memphis office of Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowtiz PC, has a unique word to describe the kind of law he practices.
Ray’s Take It’s pretty much impossible to completely suppress your emotions when making financial and investment decisions. Even though you can’t be completely cold blooded, it is important to develop a discipline to control your emotions as much as possible.
In 1975-76, I had Ken Gould for Torts. Two years later, I had him for Practice Skills. In the latter, he surprised us one day with a written exercise. “Take out a sheet of paper and write out, informally, what you think would be your ideal legal career. Take 15 minutes.”
NASHVILLE (AP) – Two Tennessee employers are finalists for an award sponsored by the Department of Defense.
BALDWYN, Miss. (AP) – Hancock Fabrics faces many challenges, according to analysts and the company.
NEW YORK (AP) – JPMorgan says that Joseph Walker is rejoining the bank as a vice chairman of investment banking.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Regulators are examining whether Morgan Stanley, the investment bank that shepherded Facebook through its highly publicized stock offering last week, selectively informed clients of an analyst's negative report about the company before the stock started trading.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – A federal jury in San Francisco has decided that Google didn't infringe on Oracle's patents when the search company developed its popular Android software for mobile devices.