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Tennessee Dram Shop Laws

August 4, 2019 11:07 pm Published by

If an intoxicated customer leaves a bar and causes a wreck which injures several others, who is liable? Only the drunk driver, or also the bar that sold him alcohol? Tennessee “dram shop” laws address this question by outlining when...

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Four new Tennessee laws to know

July 2, 2019 11:32 am Published by

July 1 saw the passage of several dozen new Tennessee laws, including e-scooter regulations, school bus cameras, and the hot-button cell phone bill. Below, we’ve compiled and explained four new laws that every Tennessean should be know. For a complete...

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Nashville scooter injuries: little legal recourse

June 24, 2019 1:54 pm Published by

Nashville scooter injuries are a growing concern for local residents. Ask any Nashvillian for their biggest pet peeves about the growing city, and chances are good that “scooters” will top the list. Electric scooters, or “e-scooters”, are quickly replacing bicycles...

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