Updates

Black History Month

Written by: Ike Conner, Partner/Executive Vice President at Allegiant Athletic Agency, and former attorney with Lewis Thomason As Black History Month begins, the purpose is to celebrate African American leaders…

Lewis Thomason Names New Shareholders

Christen Blackburn, Jared Garceau, Adam Rust and Tyler Smith have been named shareholders at Lewis Thomason. Christin Blackburn, in the Nashville office, is an experienced litigator. She regularly handles tort…

Sallie Papajohn Neese Highlighted in DICTA

Sallie Papajohn Neese, an Associate Attorney in our Knoxville office, was highlighted in DICTA's February issue. Please see the full article here in DICTA on page 8.

David Chapman and Adam Rust Present Webinar

David Chapman and Adam Rust presented a webinar for IADC on “Legal Challenges Regarding Event Data Recorder Evidence.” The webinar provided the legal and engineering perspective on obtaining and using…

Christen Blackburn Named to Nashville Business Journal’s 2021 40 Under 40

Christen Blackburn, special counsel in Lewis Thomason’s Nashville office, has been named to Nashville Business Journal’s 2021 40 under 40.  There were over 300 nominations reviewed by 10 judges.  The…

Under Tennessee Law, Product Manufacturers Cannot be Held Liable for Failing to Warn About the Dangers of Other Manufacturers’ Later-Added Products

Written By: Product Liability Group Under the Tennessee Products Liability Act of 1978 (“TPLA”), Tenn. Code Ann. § 29-28-101, et seq., when a manufacturer’s product harms a plaintiff, the plaintiff…

New Stimulus Package Takes FFCRA from Mandatory to Optional

As this is a fast moving topic, please note that this article is current as of 12/28/20.For contact information, please click here. After some delay, President Trump signed the latest COVID-19…

By Caitlyn Elam
Founder John J. Thomason will be missed

On December 24, 2020, Lewis Thomason lost one of its founders, John J. Thomason. John was born July 28, 1929, and spent most of his life with his wife, Sally,…

UPDATE: President Trump has now signed the stimulus bill.

SECOND STIMULUS PACKAGE BILL PASSES - SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS AFFECTING BUSINESS OWNERS As this is a fast moving topic, please note that this article is current as of 12/22/20. For…

By Kati Goodner
Breaking News!

Lewis Thomason prevails on motion to dismiss direct negligence claims against a trucking company. On December 16, 2020, Chief Judge of the Middle District of Tennessee, Waverly Crenshaw, adopted the…

Lewis Thomason and the Nashville Bar Association’s Annual Meeting

Lewis Thomason had a big night at the Nashville Bar Association’s Annual Meeting held on December 9. Kaya Porter was elected to the Nashville Bar Association Board of Directors. Kaya…

Kaya Grace Porter Elected to Nashville Bar Association’s 2021 Board of Directors

Kaya Grace Porter, an associate in the Nashville office of Lewis Thomason, has been elected to the Nashville Bar Association’s 2021 Board of Directors by vote of the association’s membership…