While in college, Mary Wagner considered going to law school. But then she got a job as a reporter for the Milwaukee Journal, married and started a family. But after falling off a horse and spending three months in a body cast, she decided to switch gears and pursue a law degree.Read More »
Supporters of legalized sports gambling in New Jersey and several other states were handed a small victory Tuesday when the U.S. Supreme Court delayed a ruling on whether it will take up the states' challenge to a federal ban.Read More »
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay police say local residents are being targeted by phone scammers who claim they’re holding a loved one for ransom. Police say they’ve been contacted by at least four residents in recent days who ...Read More »
Should the medical-technology firm Epic Systems and other companies be able to require that employees sign on to agreements forcing them to take labor disputes to independent arbitrators rather than court?Read More »
Is a private bid price for a project considered a trade secret under state law? When does the clock start running for a resident to challenge changes towns make to their highways? And was a Waukesha County man’s involuntary commitment properly extended?
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Every year, there are at least 12,000 eviction actions filed in Milwaukee County. The cases are handled by five court commissioners and one judge. Many times, the litigants are not represented by lawyers.Read More »
The Wisconsin Supreme Court kicks off the year’s oral arguments with three cases, including a disciplinary case in which a Milwaukee lawyer is challenging more than a dozen charges of misconduct. The high court will hear oral arguments at 1:30 ...Read More »
The Wisconsin Court of Appeals issued nearly 800 decisions in 2016 and affirmed circuit-court judges throughout the state about 86 percent of the time. Of the cases that the Wisconsin Supreme Court chose to review, the justices released 42 decisions and affirmed trial-court judges 65 percent of the time.Read More »
Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown's Kathryn Keppel has been elected as a Wisconsin Law Foundation Fellow.
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