Archive: August 2010

Decision Does Not Clarify Goodwill

Published: Monday, August 30th, 2010

This article analyzes the implications of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals’ opinion in McReath v. McReath.

Salable Professional Goodwill as Divisible Property

Published: Monday, August 23rd, 2010

When an appellate court decision starts by noting that a particular area of law has been characterized as a “quagmire,” one reasonably expects that the court will then proceed to clean up the confusion. So, when a recent Court of Appeals case explicitly states that its decision will not “pull Wisconsin out of the quagmire,” the case is worth reading more than once.