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Who’s Life Is It Anyway?

Published: Monday, September 21st, 2020

Allowing children to play a role in the legal system when they’re very young increases the risk of manipulation and future guilt.

Court’s Decision to Take Up Facebook Case Doesn’t Make Much Sense

Published: Friday, August 28th, 2020

Public confidence in the court system can only be strengthened by knowing that there are limits to the use of social media.

COVID-19 Hardship Brings a Few Opportunities for Legal Practice

Published: Wednesday, August 12th, 2020

My mother used to say that it takes a very ill wind to blow no good. The COVID crisis is as ill a wind as I’ve ever seen.

Friends with the Judge

Published: Tuesday, June 30th, 2020

The Court’s decision in Miller v. Carroll, regarding a judge accepting a Facebook friend request from a party to a case, is so limited in scope as to be worthless in application to other matters.

Negotiating Their Differences: How Men, Women Bring Different Strengths

Published: Tuesday, June 30th, 2020

Are men better negotiators than women? In reality being a successful negotiator has little to do with a negotiator’s sex.

Family Law Update for June 2020

Published: Monday, June 15th, 2020

In this Issue: Enforcement more than 20 years after the divorce, legal separation and more!

Supreme Court Wastes Time On Decision In First Family-law Case In Eight Years

Published: Friday, May 29th, 2020

It has been 8 years since the WI Supreme Court accepted a review of a family-law case. Their recent decision makes one wonder why they spent their time.

Family Law Update for May 2020

Published: Monday, May 18th, 2020

In this Issue: Thoughts on Covid-19 and new WI Court of Appeals cases.

The Role of a Family Law Attorney in Settlement Negotiations

Published: Monday, May 4th, 2020

It’s far more common to accompany a client to a mediation session than to a contested court hearing. But that requires experience and negotiation skills.

How Support Has Changed in the Age of COVID-19

Published: Friday, April 24th, 2020

The COVID-19 outbreak has impacted everything, including issues related to child support by parents who have lost their jobs.

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