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What’s Under the Tree This Year? A Budding Gambling Addiction

Jeremy LangeDecember 14, 2018
Will you introduce your children to gambling this Christmas? This question, while strange on first glance, encapsulates a troubling development...

Court of Appeals Addresses Wisconsin Contract Doctrines in Sales Rep Commission Dispute

Edward LawtonDecember 7, 2018
A recent Wisconsin court of appeals decision highlights a number of important contract law issues involving commissioned sales representatives and...

Enforcement of Tenant Buildout Liens in Wisconsin

Saul GlazerDecember 7, 2018
Construction liens have been part of Wisconsin law since the 1800s. Given that most construction projects put the contractor in...

Employee Requests for Service Animals at Work Put Employers in a Hairy Predicament

Conor LeedomDecember 7, 2018
You’ve likely heard the stories about people claiming they need to bring service animals, including squirrels or ducks, onto planes...

How to Respond When the IRS Informs You of an SSN Mismatch

Kristin PierreDecember 7, 2018
Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), applicable large employers (ALEs) are required to file IRS 1095-C forms for their employees...

Three Reasons Why the Cannabis Industry in Wisconsin is Primed for Growth

Conor LeedomNovember 30, 2018
A little over a year ago, Wisconsin lawmakers approved a pilot program authorizing Wisconsinites to farm and process hemp. This...

Recent Updates to Wisconsin’s Mining Law Have Taken Effect

Sean FryeNovember 15, 2018
Beginning on July 1st, 2018, significant changes went into effect regarding nonferrous metallic mining in Wisconsin. These changes, part of...

Wisconsin’s Cannabis Referendum: What Does it Mean?

Jeremy LangeNovember 8, 2018
Tuesday’s election marked a breakthrough in the drive towards cannabis legalization in Wisconsin. In advisory referendums held across the state,...

Recent Case Highlights the Importance of Competency in Contract Formation

Edward LawtonNovember 7, 2018
A recent Wisconsin court of appeals case highlights the importance of the cause of action that exists under Wisconsin law...