Top 10 Articles of 2015
Dec. 16, 2015 – From top tech innovations to legislation on restrictive covenants, from Wisconsin law blogs to groundwater conflicts, attorneys covered some hot topics in 2015. This is the annual “year in review” of top articles from Wisconsin Lawyer™ and InsideTrack™.
Can You Fix This Traffic Ticket? What to Know Before Saying Yes
Dec. 16, 2015 – While mingling at holiday gatherings this year, you may get the inevitable question: ‘hey, you’re a lawyer, can you fix this traffic ticket for me?’ In this article, attorney Michael Witt highlights important traffic law information to consider before saying yes.
Lawyers and Happiness: It Lands On You
Dec. 16, 2015 – If finding happiness was easy, “I’d be on midnight television selling it,” says Dr. Gregory Van Rybroek. And yet there are strategies that lawyers can implement in their own lives to help them be more mindful and focus on what happiness means to them.
Prepare Your Case and Prepare to Impress with Wisconsin Trial Practice
Dec. 16, 2015 – With every case, there are the facts and the law – and there are people. Wisconsin Trial Practice, newly supplemented for 2015-16, will help you effectively work with the people you encounter in the courtroom – jurors, witnesses, judges – to maximize your chances of winning your clients’ case.
West's Jury Verdicts, Bench Decisions, Settlements, and Arbitration Awards
Dec. 16, 2015 – As a service to its members, the State Bar of Wisconsin has entered into an alliance agreement with West, a Thomson Reuters business, to provide award information on Wisconsin civil jury trials, bench trials, settlements, and arbitrations.
Right-to-Try and Right-to-Die: Moving Toward Patient Empowerment
Dec. 2, 2015 – In this article, attorney Tyler Wilkinson explains how legal developments, including “right-to-try” and “right-to-die” laws, could accelerate the healthcare industry’s move towards greater patient empowerment and engagement in their own care.
Introverts Can Network Too: Beyond ‘Working the Room’
Dec. 2, 2015 – Work a room? The discussion surrounding networking often seems like the sole province of an extreme extrovert. Given the importance of in-person marketing for any business, what’s an introvert to do? Jeff Glazer has good news for those yearning for a different approach.