Tennessee is bringing in the New Year with new laws in 2019. The changes in the law are numerous, expanding from laws affecting motor vehicles to laws that affect water pollution. Tennessee has about 31 new laws that became effective as of January 1, 2019, and several of the laws effect, in one way or another, some controversial topics.
Many employees who get caught committing white collar crime are first-time offenders who have never been through the criminal justice system. It can often happen that an employee simply assumes that what he or she is doing is not really a crime, perhaps because the employee does not perceive his or her actions to be serious enough to warrant getting noticed.