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Who are Wisconsin’s innovators? Meet these movers and shakers – and learn what drove them to put new ideas to work to solve problems and improve the delivery of legal services to their clients and communities.
Because marijuana is legal in other states, the question addressed here is if a Wisconsin employee is legally lighting up in another state, can a Wisconsin employer fire that employee? The short answer is yes.
By Francine Bailey
Increasingly, the U.S. Supreme Court has interpreted the Federal Arbitration Act to apply to parties of unequal bargaining power, making it more difficult for individuals and businesses subject to adhesion contracts to exercise their legal rights.

Opinions, Voices & Ideas

  • Your State Bar
  • Helping Those Who Helped All of Us
  • In commemoration of the 95th Veterans Day on Nov. 11, George Brown recognizes our military veterans and the lawyers who provide them legal services.
  • Ethics
  • Keeping Blog Posts Ethically Clean
  • Dean Dietrich cautions lawyers to never blog information that enables readers to identify specific clients or that criticizes judges.
  • Technology
  • Going Solo Without Breaking the Bank
  • Nerino Petro and Bryan Sims suggest ways to outfit a new law office with must-have computer hardware and software, on a budget of $1,000, $2,500, or $5,000.

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