Official Supreme Court and State Bar Notices Now Published Electronically
Aug. 6, 2014 – For years, members of the State Bar of Wisconsin have received “official notices” from the Wisconsin Supreme Court and the State Bar via the Wisconsin Lawyer magazine, the organization’s official flagship print publication. Now, the State Bar has greater flexibility to publish official notices in electronic publication mediums.
Wisconsin Supreme Court Upholds Same-Sex Domestic Partnership Status
The Wisconsin Supreme Court has unanimously ruled that a Wisconsin's same-sex domestic partnership law does not violate the state’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriage, a ruling that comes amidst litigation challenging same-sex marriage bans in severa l states, including Wisconsin.
Sneak Peek, July/August Wisconsin Lawyer: What Makes Lawyers Happy?
July 22, 2014 – The July/August edition of Wisconsin Lawyer, available online and in mailboxes soon, highlights a recent study on lawyer happiness. It also includes feature articles on the frac sand mining and new restrictions on social media snooping. Also, Robert Gagan recently took over as State Bar of Wisconsin President. Get to know him in this issue.