Are Non-Competition Agreements Enforceable in Tennessee?

Are Non-Competition Agreements Enforceable in Tennessee? Yes. Contrary to what seems to be popular belief, non-competition agreements are generally enforceable in Tennessee. For a non-competition agreement to be enforceable in Tennessee it must be sufficiently tailored to balance the employer’s interests with the employee’s right to work. Tennessee law recognizes the employer’s justification for protecting…

Joint Ownership of Property in Tennessee: JTWROS (Part 2 of 3)

Joint Ownership of Property in Tennessee: JTWROS (Part 2 of 3) Joint tenancy with rights of survivorship (JTWROS) is the second form of joint property ownership in Tennessee. The primary distinction of JTWROS is automatic rights of survivorship at death. Like tenancy in common property, each joint owner of JTWROS property owns an undivided interest…