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Due to a change in our inventory system, between 8/19 at 3 p.m. and 8/31, the State Bar will be unable to ship printed books and supplements or fulfill walk-in orders. You may still place orders during this time, which will ship on 9/1. Other product orders will ship normally. We apologize for the inconvenience.
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Whether you deal with worker’s compensation, unemployment insurance laws, the Family and Medical Leave Act, or fair employment laws, the 2016 Wisconsin Employment Law Codebook is your one-stop-shop for all the statutes and regulations governing employment law in Wisconsin.
Involved in a guardianship, mental health, or probate case? The Judicial Benchbook: Probate contains the procedures, rules, and case law you need to know. Now available as a new 5th edition. Order now!
Quickly find case law to bolster your arguments. Family Law Casenotes and Quotes is a handy compilation of family law cases since 1977. It's updated 3 times a year so you always have the most up-to-date info. The July 2016 supplement includes three new casenotes and two revised casenotes. Order your copy today!
Navigate the complexities of child cases with the newly updated WI 2016 Children's Code and Juvenile Justice Code 2016. Keep the latest statutes at your fingertips - buy your copy today!
Confidently advise your business clients in a variety of situations with Business Litigation in Wisconsin. The newly revised 2nd edition includes the latest court decisions and legal developments impacting your clients. Order now!
Pothole liability: Proposed bill could create 'discretionary' immunity for highway defects
Jan. 18, 2012 – Municipalities and municipal groups are pushing a bill that would eliminate municipal liability for "discretionary" decisions regarding roadway and other construction and maintenance. In this article, municipal and personal injury attorneys debate the impact of the bill.
New IRS program permits employers to voluntarily reclassify independent contractors as employees
Jan. 18, 2012 – Under a new Voluntary Classification Settlement Program, the Internal Revenue Service permits employers to reclassify independent contractors as employees with minimal costs. Wendy Richards and Sven Skillrud outline who is eligible for the program, the benefits of applying, and what to consider before applying to the program.
The New Voter ID Law: How It Works
Jan. 18, 2012 – The Wisconsin Spring Primary Election is only a month away, and residents who cannot produce proper identification at election polls on Feb. 21 won't vote. Changes include stricter rules on forms of acceptable ID, tightening residence requirements, shortening early and absentee voting timeframes, and new rules for special registration deputy appointments.
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Tablet wars: Alternatives to the iPad
Jan. 18, 2012 – Technology is an integral part of every lawyer's practice. In this video, State Bar Practice Management Advisor Nerino Petro compares features and benefits of the Android-based Acer, Barnes & Noble's Nook Color, and Amazon's Kindle Fire.
Liquor laws driving you to drink? PINNACLE Books' new release provides the answers, introductory offer good through Feb. 29
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Wisconsin Supreme Court considering a review of the State Bar's performance
Volunteers needed to judge high school mock trials in February and March
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is on the way, order extra copies for support staff
Young lawyers seek volunteers for Law Day classroom presentations April 23 - May 4
Recent jury verdicts, bench decisions, settlements, and arbitration awards
Ethical dilemmas: Retainer or advanced fee? Business or trust account?
NLRB says employers cannot restrict all avenues to class claims through waivers
Rastafarian exception is discriminatory, Seventh Circuit rules in prison case
Conveyance of land for highway purposes granted an easement, not fee title
Assembly representative asks for removal of Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Gableman
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