Employers commonly include prohibitions against post-employment soliciting of customers and employees in employment agreements. Most states simply
On August 12, 2016, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin in Lamb v. Rockwell Automation Inc., No. 15-CV-1415-JPS (E.D. Wis
The Western District of Wisconsin, in Kahr v. Cole, Case No. 13-C-1005 (Judge Griesbach) (July 28, 2016), granted defendant's motion in limine to
As noted in an earlier Real Estate Opinion Update, a recent revision to the Wisconsin Statutes has made it impossible for our firm to opine that making a loan, taking a mortgage on property in Wisconsin and enforcing rights under that mortgage would not be likely to create the type of "nexus" required to subject the lender to Wisconsin income tax.
In loan transactions involving non-Wisconsin borrowers, Wisconsin counsel are frequently called upon to provide a "good standing" opinion to assure a lender that the non-Wisconsin borrower is qualified to transact business in Wisconsin.
A recent U.S. District Court ruling shows why LLC derivative suits by LLC members against other members cannot normally be successfully removed from state court to federal court on diversity grounds.
In the standard form real estate opinion provided by commercial lenders to local counsel, lenders commonly request local counsel to give a "good standing" opinion in order to provide basic assurances to the lender regarding the borrower's organizational status in that state.
MicroBlade, LLC recently filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and, although no sale has been announced, the Debtor’s assets may be available for acquisition under the right circumstances.
The SEC announced on Tuesday, September 27 that it had filed a settled administrative proceeding against RBC Capital Markets LLC for misconduct relating to the sale of unsuitable investments (credit-linked notes that were tied to the performance of synthetic collateralized debt obligations or "CDOs") to five Wisconsin school districts.
In a patent infringement action between Kimberly-Clark ("K-C") and First Quality Baby Products ("First Quality") pending in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, K-C filed a motion to compel First Quality to produce sales evaluation files relating to products accused of infringement.