Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Expert Testimony

Nov 6, 2014

Perspectives: Overtime pay raises challenging issues

The last few months have been challenging ones for overtime pay claimants.

Nov 6, 2014

Ethics: Refunds of unearned flat fees

Unlike other types of fees paid in advance of the services rendered, these flat fees do not have to be held in a trust account until they are earned.

Oct 30, 2014

Solo Contendere: Solos need someone to ask for advice

We can take a couple of lessons from fantasy football.

Oct 30, 2014

Bricolage: Volunteers needed who ‘look like’ student debaters

The Minnesota Urban Debate League tackles the achievement gap at the competitive Policy Debate Tournament.

Oct 30, 2014

Legal Writing Notebook: Invasion of the contract drafters

A contract is a monument for the ages that may become the kernel of future deals between the parties; it does not persuade, it commands.

Oct 16, 2014

Briefly: 3-2-1? What kind of decision is that?

A recent Minnesota Supreme Court decision demonstrates one of those times when judges feel so strongly about things that they want to tell the world why they did what they did.

Oct 9, 2014

Perspectives: Common law applied in PI cases

Common law doctrines can, in some personal injury cases, enlarge the recovery of damages and negate damages altogether in others.

Oct 9, 2014

Family Law: Lopsided property division may be found fraudulent

A Minnesota Supreme Court decision means that MUFTA is something to be aware of in situations where one of the parties is facing a significant creditor.

Oct 2, 2014

Legal Writing Notebook: One or two spaces after a period?

Face it: The two-space rule is obsolete.

Oct 2, 2014

Solo Contendere: Don’t let the little things linger

There’s a million little things to do, but they are crowded out by the big things, and when you’re a solo practitioner, you don’t get to delegate the little things.

Oct 2, 2014

Ethics: Lying to a court comes with a price tag

The Supreme Court, in numerous lawyer disciplinary decisions, has emphasized the importance of telling the truth as a fundamental character trait for lawyers.

Sep 25, 2014

Perspectives: Different results in defamation cases

The core defamation case on appeal typically boils down to one of maintainability of the suit in light of the many restrictions imposed on these claims for harm to reputation; but not always.

Top News

See All Top News

Legal calendar

Click here to see upcoming Minnesota events

Expert Testimony

See All Expert Testimony