Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Home / /page 20

Author Archives: WISCONSIN LAW JOURNAL STAFF

Weekly Case Digests — Jan. 11-15, 2015

7th Circuit Court of Appeals 7th Circuit Court of Appeals Case Name: Michael Thompson v. William Holm Case No.: 15-1928 Officials: RIPPLE, ROVNER, and WILLIAMS, Circuit Judges. Practice Area: 1st Amendment – Freedom of Religion Appellant presents evidence of impediment of 1st amendment freedom of religion by prison staff. “We next consider whether Thompson produced sufficient evidence that all the defendants ...

Read More »

2015 Corporate Counsel Directory

ALDANA, RENAE WATERMAN Buelow Vetter 20855 Watertown Road, Suite 200 Waukesha, WI 53186 Phone: 262-364-0264 Email: [email protected] Website: buelowvetter.com Practice Areas: Represents public employers in all areas of special education and school law Service Area: Wisconsin ALLEX, JOHANNA A. Stafford Rosenbaum LLP 222 W. Washington Ave., Suite 900 Madison, WI 53701 Phone: 608-259-2644 Email: [email protected] Website: staffordlaw.com Practice Areas: Provides ...

Read More »

The other side of the arbitration story

A recent three-part series in the New York Times (“Arbitration Everywhere, Stacking the Deck of Justice,” Oct. 31) spotlighted certain abuses and injustices in particular types of arbitration. It has gained wide attention, especially among those who work regularly with alternative dispute resolutions.

Read More »

Drone users: May I see your license, please?

By Brad Boyd Special to the Wisconsin Law Journal Pressures are mounting for everyone involved in the unmanned-aircraft industry, as increasingly severe penalties and new registration requirements force recreational and commercial users of drones and similar devices to adapt to evolving laws and regulations. With a recent $1.9 million penalty levied for improper drone use, together with the ... Subscribe ...

Read More »

GateHouse to acquire Wisconsin Law Journal

GateHouse Media has acquired Minneapolis-based publisher Dolan LLC, the owner of The Daily Reporter and the Wisconsin Law Journal. The sale is expected to close within the next several weeks.

Read More »

Milwaukee Young Lawyers hold annual Judges’ Night

The Milwaukee Young Lawyers Association Annual Judges’ Night took place Thursday at the Milwaukee Athletic Club. The event honors justices, judges, commissioners and judges from Wisconsin’s federal, state and municipal courts. Those in attendance gathered for hors d’oeuvres, drinks and networking.

Read More »

Weekly Case Digests — Nov. 30-Dec. 4, 2015

7th Circuit Court of Appeals 7th Circuit Court of Appeals Case No.: 15-1736 Case Name: Planned Parenthood of WI v. Brad D. Schimel Officials: POSNER, MANION, and HAMILTON, Circuit Judges Pertinent Practice Areas: Abortion Law - Constitutionality Permanent injunction granted preventing enforcement of WI statute that placed limitations on doctors performing abortions within the state. “These studies have found that ...

Read More »