Summertime Liability Issues: The Legal Risks of Fun in the Sun
July 1, 2015 – Summer is here. For many, it’s the best time of the year. But as lawyers know all too well, summertime is also a high season of liability risks. In this article, learn about some of the legal issues that spring to life when summertime is in full swing.
West's Jury Verdicts, Bench Decisions, Settlements, and Arbitration Awards
July 1, 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. 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.
Bryan Stevenson at AMC: “We Cannot Create Justice from a Distance”
June 26, 2015 – If we want more justice in America, we need to get closer to the injustices that are happening in our communities. “We cannot create justice from a distance,” said Alabama-based public interest attorney Bryan Stevenson, who kicked off ththe State Bar of Wisconsin’s Annual Meeting and Conference yesterday.
Tax Scams: Criminals Have Your Client’s Numbers
June 17, 2015 – Scammers are posing as IRS agents and leveraging the fears and misunderstandings of people nationwide to extract payments in the name of tax debt. In this article, tax attorney Rob Teuber explains that scam and urges attorneys to inform clients.