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Circuit Court Reinstates Emergency Order #3’s Limits on Public Gatherings – What it Means to You

Robert Procteroctubre 19, 2020
The Sawyer County Circuit Court has reinstated Emergency Order #3, after briefly blocking it last week. This means that Emergency...

Circuit Court Issues Temporary Injunction Blocking Emergency Order #3’s Limits on Public Gatherings

Robert Procteroctubre 14, 2020
On October 6, 2020, the State of Wisconsin issued Emergency Order #3 limiting public gatherings. Emergency Order #3 was designed...

7th Circuit Rejects Employee’s Age Discrimination Claim Involving Subjective Tests

Nathan Kollathoctubre 13, 2020
No age discrimination occurred when an employer didn’t promote a 74-year-old employee who had failed a mandatory subjective test, the...

Notifying Employees About a Coworker’s COVID-19 Infection

Heath Strakaoctubre 13, 2020
We are an employer with approximately 400 employees, and we are aware a couple of our workers have tested positive...

Emergency Order #3 Limiting Public Gatherings

Robert Procteroctubre 7, 2020
On October 6, 2020 the state of Wisconsin issued Emergency Order #3 Limiting Public Gatherings. Emergency Order #3 goes into...

After Discovering Embezzlement, Have a Strategy For Obtaining Restitution

Dave McCormackseptiembre 23, 2020
Few things are as shocking to an employer as learning a trusted employee is embezzling. Often, the feeling of betrayal...

Balancing ‘Work From Home’ and Family

Elizabeth Lanzhammerseptiembre 22, 2020
It’s safe to say our nation is in uncharted territory when contemplating how to establish a work-life balance while homeschooling...

What Businesses Should Know About OSHA’s Supplemental Reopening Guidance

Leslie Sammonseptiembre 22, 2020
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently issued guidance on returning to work for businesses deemed nonessential. The guidance...

The Importance of Estate Planning for Millennials & Gen Z

Jordyn Janikowskiseptiembre 21, 2020
As the pandemic continues to demonstrate, life has its shares of unexpected twists and turns that we cannot always control....