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    • November
      01
      2015

      Final Thought
      Do Things You Hate

      If you only spend time on the things you do well, you can’t get any better. Deanne Koll says doing the things you dislike doing will eventually make you a better lawyer and your firm more functional.

    • November
      01
      2015

      Inbox

      We Want to Hear from You! Submit a Letter to the Editor.

    • November
      01
      2015

      Court of Appeals Digest

      In this column, Profs. Daniel D. Blinka and Thomas J. Hammer summarize select published opinions of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals. Full-text decisions are linked below.

    • November
      01
      2015

      Lawyer Discipline

      These summaries are provided by the Office of Lawyer Regulation (OLR), an agency of the Wisconsin Supreme Court. The OLR assists the court in supervising the practice of law and protecting the public from misconduct by lawyers.

    • November
      01
      2015

      Shelf Life

      Want to review a book? Please request a book and writing guidelines from Wisconsin Lawyer managing editor.

    • November
      01
      2015

      Members Only

      If you have moved, become a partner or an associate, or received a promotion or an award, let us know.

    • November
      01
      2015

      Understanding Police Use of Deadly Force

      “Understanding Police Use of Deadly Force,” by U.W. Law School’s Black Law Students Association and Latino Law Students Association, produced by WHA Public Television, winner of a State Bar of Wisconsin 2015 Legal Innovator Award.

    • October
      01
      2015

      Foreclosures in Limbo: Zombie Properties

      Real-life vacant houses don’t shelter ghosts or poltergeists, but the problems they cause can be as daunting to vanquish as any fictional apparition. A recent supreme court case illuminates the effect of zombie properties on homeowners, lenders, and surrounding communities. Although the decision offers some resolutions, many questions remain.

    • October
      01
      2015

      Managing the Threat of Whistleblower Claims

      Laws protecting and rewarding employees or other individuals who report companies’ internal problems present risks of legal, financial, and business reputational costs and damage too large for all entities, even the smallest, to ignore. This article offers suggestions for managing risk based on the hard lessons learned by companies exposed to enforcement action.

    • October
      01
      2015

      Changes on the Horizon: Sales and Use Tax in the E-Commerce Era

      The Internet marketplaces has changed the retail landscape, and many believe the time has come to update the sales tax treatment of e-commerce transactions crossing state lines. This article presents an overview of sales and use taxation, the current tax treatment of e-commerce transactions across state lines, and potential legislation and judicial action related to e-commerce retailers.


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