Making Medical Decisions for Minors When Conflicts Arise
Sept. 17, 2014 – Parents or legal guardians are vested with the power to make medical decisions for their minor children or wards, but this power is not absolute. In this video, Madison attorney Tyler Wilkinson highlights considerations for attorneys facing medical decision-making issues.
Toss Your Hat in the Ring – Run for a 2015 State Bar Leadership Position
Sept. 17, 2014 –The State Bar will elect a president-elect, a treasurer, and a Judicial Council representative and districts 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11, 13, and 15 elect governors in 2015.
West's Jury Verdicts, Bench Decisions, Settlements, and Arbitration Awards
Sept. 17, 2014 – 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. West's editorial staff selects a few key Wisconsin cases from Westlaw's® West's Jury Verdicts – Wisconsin Reports to highlight in each issue of WisBar InsideTrack.
PINNACLE Course Materials Go Digital
Sept. 17, 2014 – The next time you attend a State Bar of Wisconsin PINNACLE CLE program you won’t have to carry a heavy binder. As of today, all CLE course materials for State Bar programs will be in electronic format.
September Wisconsin Lawyer: It’s All About the Kids
Sept. 8, 2014 – From foster care, minor guardianships, and parental medical decisions, to school bullying, students’ constitutional rights, and immigration – the September Wisconsin Lawyer, now available online, is all about legal issues affecting children.
At Wit’s End: Dealing with Difficult or Challenging Clients
Sept. 3, 2014 – Have you ever had a client with depression, obsessive compulsive disorder, or some other personality trait or disorder that made the representation difficult? In this article, a psychologist explains strategies for dealing with such client s, with additional advice from an ethics attorney.
What Comes First the Software or the Hardware?
Sept. 3, 2014 – Whether you are starting out or upgrading your current system, there are some things you need to know before you make your purchase. In this video, Jeff Krause talks about choosing the software and hardware that’s right for your firm.