Comdata wins jury verdict in 3-year legal dispute with Superdriver buyer

Comdata Network Inc. has won a jury verdict in its three-year legal battle with the Nashville businessman who acquired its trucking industry audio magazine. The disagreement arose shortly after Comdata
Aug 18, 2003 12:00 AM

Campaign financial filings shed light on Aug. 7 races

Campaign finance filings turned in at the Metro election commission Thursday shed considerable light on how various Metro Council candidates got where they are and offer a glimpse of where candidates may
Jul 31, 2003 12:00 AM

Court clamps down on litigious Hooker

The Sixth Circuit Court for Davidson County on Wednesday issued a ruling that forbids perennial political candidate John Jay Hooker from filing any more lawsuits against the state or any elected official
Jul 2, 2003 12:00 AM

Fired WSM-FM program director sues Gaylord, Cumulus

Kevin O’Neal, the former program director of Nashville’s WSM-FM, has sued both the radio station’s former owner, Gaylord Entertainment Co., and its current owners, Cumulus Broadcasting.
Jun 4, 2003 12:00 AM

Court cuts judgment against Advocat by $52 million

Franklin nursing home company Advocat Inc. (AVCA.OB) said late Thursday that a $78.43 million verdict issued against it in
May 1, 2003 12:00 AM

HCA settles Florida AG antitrust lawsuit

HCA and the Cleveland Clinic Florida agreed last week to pay a nominal $240,000 to settle an antitrust lawsuit brought against
Apr 29, 2003 12:00 AM

Court intervenes in HCA matter in south Florida

Nashville-based HCA has been ordered to honor its obligations to Vista Healthplan members until the insurer ends its contract with the hospital company in mid-April, and, in some cases to deal with Vista
Mar 25, 2003 12:00 AM

Georgia judge rules on Cracker Barrel race discrimination suit's bid for class action status

A federal judge in Georgia has denied certification of a class action for the second time in the past six months to a group that alleges the Lebanon company discriminated against African-American employees
Mar 10, 2003 12:00 AM

Echols won't reconsider plaintiffs' case in Bridgestone securities litigation

Judge Robert Echols has rejected a request by plaintiffs to reconsider an earlier dismissal of their consolidated shareholder complaint against Bridgestone/Firestone Inc. The decision terminates any further
Feb 28, 2003 12:00 AM

AmSurg, Surgical Health dispute heading for trial

After unsuccessful mediation attempts, attorneys representing AmSurg Corp. (AMSG) and Surgical Health Group Inc. will meet this
Jan 14, 2003 12:00 AM