The Tennessee Office of the Attorney General has released an opinion finding that a state law requiring products labeled as "Tennessee Whiskey" or
Prichard's Distillery Inc., maker of Benjamin Prichard's Double Barreled Bourbon, has filed a lawsuit against Sazerac Co. alleging that the liquor
Diageo Americas supply, Inc. has filed a declaratory judgment action against the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission director challenging the
According to a news source, Jack Daniel's Properties, Inc. has filed a trademark infringement action against the companies that produce and sell
The companies that make 5-Hour Energy have reportedly expanded a quest to keep their recipe from disclosure by seeking the application of a Tennessee
The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC ) has proposed revisions to state regulations governing oil and gas companies, including new requirements for hydraulic fracturing activities.
The City of Memphis, Tennessee, has entered into a proposed consent decree with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EP A) and Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation under the Clean Water Act (CW A), agreeing to make improvements to its sewer systems, at an estimated cost of $250 million, to eliminate unauthorized overflows of untreated raw sewage.
A federal court in Tennessee has dismissed the two remaining claims in antitrust litigation filed by certain retail processed milk sellers against Dean Foods Co. and the Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. In re: Se. Milk Antitrust Litig., No. 2:08-MD-1000 (U.S. Dist. Ct., E.D. Tenn., Greeneville Div., decided March 27, 2012) (ruling applies to Food Lion, LLC v. Dean Foods Co., No. 2:07-CV-188).
According to a news source, the Tennessee Supreme Court has agreed to hear a personal injury case involving whether federal safety standards on window glazing and seat belts in large buses preempt state-law claims that the manufacturer of a shuttle bus involved in an accident should have installed seat belts and used a different type of glass.
The nonprofit Memphis Bioworks Foundation and Innova, a pre-seed, seed and early-stage investor, have announced a program designed to help entrepreneurs bring medical device products and companies to market.