Tennessee employers soon will be required to take several actions under a new immigration law.
While she is no longer a public official, former Governor Sarah Palin has unwittingly contributed to a Tennessee federal district court upholding the constitutionality of the federal Computer Fraud and Abuse Act ("CFAA").
In Bates v. Dura Auto. Systems Inc., a federal district court in Tennessee held that a jury must decide plaintiff's claim that the employer's random drug testing program violated the ADA.
A court determined that the Nashville, Tennessee Police Department's delay in re-employing a returning Army reservist violated the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act ("USERRA").
A research and development corporation, Atmospheric Glow Technologies, Inc. (AGT), recently pled guilty to charges that it exported controlled defense services and technical data to a Chinese national in violation of the Arms Export Control Act (AECA) and its governing regulations, the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).
On August 20, 2008, a company formed to commercialize technology developed by the University of Tennessee (UT) pleaded guilty in federal court to 10 counts of violating U.S. export control laws and could face up to $10 million in fines.