Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Profiles/Features

Medical Profile: Dr. Sullivan Smith

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor COOKEVILLE – Long nights, tough cases, and a miles-long resume. When Dr. Sullivan Smith joined the Cookeville Regional Medical Center...

LEGAL: Uber – everything old is new again. Or is it?

In April, Uber settled two large class-action lawsuits in California and Massachusetts. Uber is a high-profile company on the leading edge of the new...

LEGAL: DOL proposed rule revising tip pooling rules

By Jeff Jones Special to the UCBJ On Dec. 4, 2017, the Federal Department of Labor (DOL) announced a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) that will...

At the NLRB, everything old is new again

In a series of decisions and one rule-making announcement – all occurring in December - the National Labor Relations...

Construction veteran Elkins slows down but keeps the dream alive

COOKEVILLE - Last Friday, Donnie Elkins signed the papers to transfer Elk Mountain Construction, the company he had built from...

Food trucks serving up mobile menus in the UC

UPPER CUMBERLAND – Slinging burgers and fries from the average 26-foot mobile trailer may not sound like the most appetizing eating environment, but foodies...