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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Gov. Scott Walker has appointed an assistant district attorney to fill a spot on Polk County’s circuit court bench. Walker on Tuesday appointed Polk County Assistant District Attorney Daniel Tolan to serve on the Polk County Circuit Court. Tolan replaces Judge ...Read More »
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican state senators have reached a deal on a proposal making it legal in Wisconsin to possess a marijuana extract used to treat seizures. A similar bill failed to pass last session despite widespread bipartisan support ...Read More »
Ryan J. Foley Associated Press IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of lottery players who were alleged to have been cheated by an insider’s long-running scheme to rig jackpots should be reimbursed for their losing tickets, according a ...Read More »