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Litigation & Dispute Resolution

12.22.17"The conflict over the CFPB and what it means for the future," Brian Malcom and Charles Prueter quoted in Birmingham Business Journal
08.31.17"BSA/AML Enforcement: Things Are Getting Personal," by Brian Malcom, Alabama Bankers Association Board Briefs July/August 2017 Newsletter
08.25.17“Inside Jobs–Is Your Law Firm a Target for Embezzlement?” by Larry Childs, Alabama Bar Association Addendum Newsletter
06.12.17“Birmingham attorneys share misconceptions on litigation” Chris Driskill quoted in the Birmingham Business Journal
11.25.14“Economic and Insurance Risk Considerations for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers in Dealing with Ebola,” by Robb Harvey, Neil Krugman, Mark Bell and Mike Fant, ABA Health Law Section eSource, Vol. 10, No. 3
09.15.14"Get a Knowledgeable Construction Broker," by Mark Bell and Chris Dunn, IMRI Online
03.05.14"The Virtues of Adopting an Internal Investigations Protocol," by Bill Athanas, TICUA eNews
11.01.13"Pitfalls of Global E-Discovery," by Tera Rica Murdock, originally published in November 2013 Risk & Insurance Online
09.13.13"How Implementing an Internal Investigations Policy Can Help Health Care Companies Reduce Risk and Expense," William Athanas and John Park, AHLA Connections
08.15.13“2013 ISO Additional Insured Endorsements: Putting the Changes into Context for the Construction Industry,” by Mark Bell and Chris Dunn, IRMI Online
07.19.13"Anti-Concurrent Causation Exclusions Receive Spotlight," by Mark Bell, Law360
07.10.13"Say Goodbye to Small Loans," Chris Driskill, Mortgage Banking Magazine
06.20.13"The Evolving Universe of eDiscovery in Insurance-Coverage Actions," by Mark Bell, BloombergBNA's Digital Discovery and e-Evidence
06.17.13“Laws Affecting Wellness Programs and Some Things They Make You Do,” by Bob Boston, Employee Relations Law Journal
06.15.13"Some Pointed E-Discovery Lessons from a Battle of Giants," Mark Bell, and Tera Rica Murdock, Today's General Counsel
05.21.13"Indemnity and Additional Insured Requirements: Why Am I Demanding Them, Why Do Others Want Them, and What Does It All Mean?," by Mark Bell, International Risk Management Institute, Inc. (IRMI)
05.01.13"Directors' and Officers' Insurance and its Role in Government Investigations," by Richard W. Westling and Mark M. Bell, Spring 2013 New Appleman on Insurance: Current Critical Issues in Insurance Law 43
03.15.13"The Elusive 'Pollution' Definition in the CGL Policy," by Mark Bell, International Risk Management Institute (IRMI)
12.06.12“What Should Be Keeping You Awake at Night: Litigation Holds in Health Care,” by Paul S. Davidson and Tera Rica Murdock, BNA’s Health Law Reporter
11.28.12“Bracing for Pushback,” by Mark Bell, Risk & Insurance Online
09.15.12"Responding to a Contrary Position: Minimizing the Number of Named Insureds on the Builders Risk Policy," by Chris Dunn and Mark Bell, Under Construction (The Newsletter of the ABA Forum on the Construction Industry
09.02.12"New Consumer Bureau Bears Watching," by Chris Driskill, Birmingham Business Journal
06.07.12"SIGTARP Scrutiny Goes Beyond TARP Matters," Bill Athanas and Chris Driskill, American Banker
06.01.12"CFPB's 'One Size Fits All' Regulation May Limit Transfer Services Offered by Depository Institutions," by Chris Driskill, ABA Bank Compliance Magazine
05.31.12BRENTWOOD HOME PAGE, "Judge rules in city's favor in election lawsuit"
03.30.12LAW TECHNOLOGY NEWS, "How To Use iOS 5 Devices in Litigation"
03.30.12TACTICS (PRSA), "Arbitration Versus Mediation"
09.02.11“New Consumer Bureau Bears Watching,” by Chris Driskill, Birmingham Business Journal
07.05.11ABA TRIAL EVIDENCE NEWSLETTER, "The Duty to Preserve: Victor Stanley and Its Progeny"
02.15.10BANKING LAW JOURNAL, "From One Big House to Another: Lessons Learned from the Community Bank Prosecutions"
12.15.09 "Is 'It's in There Somewhere' Enough?," Bill Athanas, Andrews Litigation Reporter (White Collar Crime)
03.25.05LEXIS NEXIS, "Electronic Discovery and Inevitable Litigation"
Media Mentions
04.17.18"Prominent luxury Realtor sues homebuilder with celebrity clients like Lance Armstrong, Kendra Scott," Eric Taube quoted in Austin Business Journal
10.20.17"Meet Birmingham's Rising Stars of Law," Brian J. Malcom profiled in the Birmingham Business Journal
01.25.17"NBJ's 40 Under 40 class of 2017 revealed," Tera Rica Murdock recognized by the Nashville Business Journal Date: 2017-01-25
04.29.16"The changing tune of law," Larry Childs profiled in the Birmingham Business Journal
05.29.15“In Vanderbilt rape records case, sides appeal to law, emotions,” Robb Harvey quoted in The Tennessean
04.14.15“Tennessee to provide lawmaker health cost records,” Robb Harvey quoted in The Tennessean
02.09.15“Atlanta's new sports stadiums will help raise your rent in Nashville” Chris Dunn quoted in The Nashville Business Journal
02.04.15“Media orgs: Blanket seal 'too broad',” Robb Harvey quoted by ESPN
12.12.14"Division 7 Member Spotlight," Mark Bell Profiled in ABA Forum on Construction Division 7 Newsletter
07.01.14“How Records Management Can Serve Two Masters,” Tera Rica Murdock quoted in For The Record
06.09.14“Vanderbilt rape case dispute in appeals court,” Robb S. Harvey quoted in The Tennessean
02.06.14“The Tennessean Sues Metro Over Vanderbilt Rape Case,” Robb Harvey quoted in the Nashville Post
10.23.13"On Being PAM's Outside Counsel," Larry Childs profiled by Regions Bank
10.18.13"Political Roundup - Registry Tosses Forrester's Complaint," Lana Johnston mentioned in The Tennessee Journal (used by permission of Editor)
08.20.13“Managing Healthcare Litigation Costs,” by Paul S. Davidson, Healthcare Finance News
08.12.13"Attorneys: Tennessee Could Face Increase in ATM Accessibility Lawsuits," Derek Edwards quoted in the Nashville Post
06.17.13"Pricey Record Production Alarms Media Group," Robb Harvey quoted in Courthouse News Reports
06.11.13"Agency asks Tennessee newspaper to pay $35,000 for records on deaths and near deaths," Robb Harvey quoted by Reporters Committee for the Freedom of the Press (RCFP)
06.10.13Digest of Selected Articles, Mark Bell’s article “A Concurrent Mess and a Call for Clarity in First-Party Property Insurance Coverage Analysis” favorably discussed in the Real Estate Law Journal, 42 Real Est. L.J. 109 (Summer 2013)
04.17.13"State Ordered to Release Information on 50 Child Deaths," Robb Harvey pictured and quoted in The Tennessean
03.05.13"TN Reduces Fee for Providing DCS Files to Media to $34,225," Robb Harvey quoted in Tennessean
02.15.13"Court Battle Heats up over Piedmont Pipeline," Tommy Peebles quoted in The Tennessean
02.14.13"Lawyer Takes Law Outside Courtroom," Tera Rica Murdock profiled in Green Hills News
01.23.13“Judge Orders DCS to Provide Child Death Records,” Robb Harvey quoted in The Tennessean
12.19.12“Suit Demands DCS Records on Children Who Died,” Robb Harvey quoted in The Tennessean
12.02.12“DCS Withholds Files on Child Deaths,” Robb Harvey quoted in The Tennessean
06.22.12Bill Athanas quoted in the BIRMINGHAM BUSINESS JOURNAL, "Lawsuit claims fraud at bankrupt Adams Produce in Birmingham"
01.02.12Tera Rica Murdock selected as one of twenty of the Nashville Post’s Law Leaders Rising
11.29.11Robb Harvey quoted in TIMES FREE PRESS, "Judge rules Russian adoption case will be open to the public"
08.15.10Robb Harvey quoted in NASHVILLE BIZ JOURNAL, "Mouthing Off Online Can Bring Lawsuits"
06.01.10Robb Harvey quoted in REPORTERS COMMITTEE FOR FREEDOM OF THE PRESS, "States Applying Wiretap Statutes to Personal Videos"
-"Conversation with... Jeffrey C. Smith of Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis," Jeffrey Smith quoted in Memphis Business Journal
08.24.17"Law and Insurance," Presented by Drew Warth and Mark Bell, Middle Tennessee CPCU Society Insurance Day
03.21.17"Online Marketing: Legal Pitfalls and Best Practices," Presented by Kevin Brown, American Marketing Association-Austin Chapter
11.15.16“A Lawyer's Ethical Duties Regarding Electronically Stored Information,” Panel Moderated by Jeremy A. Oliver, Harry Phillips American Inn of Court CLE Program
09.17.2016“Additional Insured Endorsements, Indemnification Agreements, Waivers of Subrogation, and Understanding Risk Transfer Tools,” Mark Bell, Presenter, 2016 CPCU Society Annual Meeting, Honolulu
04.15.2016“No, You’re Out of Order! The Written (and Unwritten) Rules of Contempt,”  Presented by Cleve Burke, Travis County Bench Bar Conference
04.11.16“Franchise Litigation,” Presented by Robb S. Harvey and Jeremy A. Oliver, Tennessee Bar Association
03.18.16Construction in Government Contracts, Chris Dunn and Mark Bell, Presenters, Tennessee Bar Association
03.04.2016“False Advertising: Understanding the Legal Issues in 2016,” Kevin Brown, Presenter, The Knowledge Group - Live Webcast
02.25.2016“Legal Issues for Photographers,” Kevin Brown, Presenter, Association of Texas Photography Instructors 2016 Winter Conference
12.17.15“Trial Practice from Beginning to End,” Jeremy A. Oliver, Panelist, Nashville Bar Association
12.04.2015“No, You’re Out of Order! The Written (and Unwritten) Rules of Contempt,”  Presented by Cleve Burke, Austin Bar Association Holiday Ethics CLE
11.19.15"Understanding Contractual Risk Transfer Tools," Chris Dunn and Mark Bell, Presenters, International Risk Management Institute (IRMI)
11.13.15“The Rules of Evidence: A Practical Toolkit - Keeping Evidence Out (Pre and Post Trial),” Presented by Jeremy A. Oliver, National Business Institute
11.13.15“The Rules of Evidence: A Practical Toolkit - Admission/Exclusion of Unique Evidence,” Presented by Jeremy A. Oliver, National Business Institute
10.30.15Introduction to Tennessee Mechanics’ and Materialmen’s Lien Act," Christopher S. Dunn and Joseph L. Watson, Presenters, 2015 Tennessee Real Estate Law Conference
02.20.15Insurance Issues in Construction Law," Chris Dunn and Mark Bell, Presenters, Middle Tennessee Chapter of the AGC
02.19.15"Litigation Holds In Healthcare," Paul Davidson and Tera Rica Murdock, Presenters, Strafford Publications, Inc. CLE Webinar
10.09.14"Ethics and Legal Holds: A Review of Recent Decisions," Tera Rica Murdock, Presenter, Women in Ediscovery - Nashville Chapter
09.23.14 “Drafting ADR Clauses,” Beth Evans Vessel and Tera Rica Murdock, Presenters, Nashville Bar Association CLE Program
04.04.14"Introduction to Construction Insurance Issues," Chris Dunn and Mark Bell, Presenters, Middle Tennessee Chapter of the AGC
October 2013"Eight Construction Insurance Traps Every Project Owner Should Avoid," Ryan Cochran and Chris Dunn, Presenters IMLA 2103 Annual Conference (San Francisco, CA)
09.29.13"Construction Contract Drafting Initiative (CCDI) – Recommended Modifications to the A-201 Contract," Ryan Cochran, Chris Dunn, and Mark Bell, Presenters at IMLA 2013 Annual Conference (San Francisco, CA)
08.16.13"Introduction to Construction Law," Chris Dunn and Mark Bell, Presenters, Tennessee Bar Association
07.17.13"E-Discovery for the Corporate Market Conferences: 'The Exchange'," Heather Hubbard, Roundtable Participant, Today's General Counsel Executive Institute (New York, NY)
06.04.13"Legal Hold Principles Revisited," Heather Hubbard, Co-Presenter, eDiscovery Journal (eDJ) Boot Camp (Atlanta, GA)
05.09.13"Something's Rotten in the State of Tennessee, a Shakespearean CLE in Three Acts," Woody Woodruff presents at the Historic Williamson County Courthouse, Downtown Franklin, TN
04.01.13"Comment to the Civil Rules Advisory Committee re: FRCP 37(e)," Jim Doran and Tera Rica Murdock, Collaborators with the Lawyers for Civil Justice Federal Rules Effort
02.28.13"E-Discovery Tales from the Federal Courthouse: A Real World Case Study and Roundtable Discussion of the Benefits of Cooperation and Challenges of Proportionality," Travis Parham and Tera Rica Murdock, Panel Discussion, The Prometheus Project
02.07.13"Update on Public Records Ruling Involving News Media's Lawsuit against the Department of Children's Services," Lauran Sturm presents to the Associated Press-Tennessee Press Association
02.07.13"Defensible Deletion," Heather Hubbard, Co-Leader and Presenter, eDiscovery Journal (eDJ) Peer Group
11.01.12“Federal Practice,” Tera Rica Murdock, Moderator, Nashville Bar Association CLE Program
October 2012"Owner’s Damages Arising from Defective Construction," Ryan Cochran and Chris Dunn, Presenters, IMLA 2012 Annual Conference (Austin, TX)
2011Financial Institution Fraud Detection & Prevention, "From One Big House to Another: Fraud Detection Lessons Learned from the Community Bank Prosecutions"
04.06.09"What to Expect and How to Manage Litigation Costs in 2009," Paul S. Davidson, Presenter at 2009 In-House Counsel Conference
02.07.08"Managing E-Discovery: The Newest Chapter," Paul S. Davidson, Presenter at Trial and Appellate Roundtable Discussion
-2012-2016 Waller CLE Program, program co-host and co-organizer



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