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    • December
      01
      2015

      Top 8 Recent Wisconsin Federal Court Decisions

      The article looks at eight significant Wisconsin federal court decisions interpreting Wisconsin law in 2014-2015, encompassing common-law claims and statutory interpretations.

    • December
      01
      2015

      Social Media in the Workplace

      The ease and efficiency of social media communications make them good business tools but also potential hazards when used inappropriately by employees and employers. To help employers reduce risks associated with social media use, the author provides a sample bring-your-own-device policy.

    • December
      01
      2015

      Meet Our Contributors

      Become a contributor! Are you working on an interesting case? Have a practice tip to share? There are several ways to contribute to Wisconsin Lawyer.

    • December
      01
      2015

      Briefly

      Got a nugget to share? Send us your ideas for interesting facts, trends, tips, or other bits and bytes.

    • December
      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.

    • December
      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.

    • December
      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

      Wisconsin Biotech: A New Frontier for Lawyers

      Wisconsin’s bioscience industry is booming, creating opportunity, not just for the scientists that conduct bench research, but for lawyers, too. Read how lawyers serving the biotech arena are making an impact, what they’re doing, and how they got to where they are. There are many entry points to the field, and you don’t have to be a scientist to participate.

    • November
      01
      2015

      As I See It
      Reforming the ‘Science’ in Forensic Science

      The problem of shaky or flawed forensic science evidence is about much more than wrongful conviction of the innocent. It also means that the system fails to identify the truly guilty. Criminal cases are increasingly science-dependent, and the traditional forensic sciences have played a critical role in the way we dispense justice. To make forensic science evidence more reliable, a wide range of reforms must take place.

    • November
      01
      2015

      Your State Bar
      Wisconsin, Beer, and Biotechnology

      George Brown says the Biotech and the Law Global Conference and Expo will bring three key communities together – science, business, law – to understand their connections, learn their challenges and opportunities, and build relationships.


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