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Employment and labor law in Tennessee

22/01/2019 A structured guide to employment and labor in Tennessee

Cat’s paw theory: what is it? Why should I care?

27/06/2012 Some recent court rulings have referred to the “cat’s paw theory” of liability for discrimination.

Confederate Flags in the Workplace: How Should an Employer Respond?

17/12/2015 The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has taken the position that Confederate flag displays in the workplace constitute evidence of a…

Which types of employees are considered “agents” of an employer for purposes of sharing in tip pools?

10/12/2012 The question of which types of employees are considered agents of their employer for purposes of sharing in tip pools has come to the forefront in a number of cases filed against Starbucks.

Attorney-Client Privilege: What It Covers, What It Doesn't Cover and How to Maintain It

18/05/2017 You see it emblazed on e-mails, memos, and documents, but how do you know if the information really is privileged? Creating and maintaining…

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