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PBC Attys. John Peterson and Amy Risseeuw Talk About Tort Reform on the Bill Sebastian Show on WHBY radio

PBC Attorneys John Peterson and Amy Risseeuw recently appeared on the Bill Sebastian show on WHBY radio, for an interesting discussion about tort reform.

Tribal-Transfer Case Briefed at Wisconsin Court of Appeals, Involving PBC Client and Atty. Michael Brown

A Wisconsin resident John Kroner, represented by PBC Attorney Michael Brown, has appealed a Wisconsin circuit court's decision to transfer Mr. Kroner's case to the Oneida Tribal Judicial System, pursuant to Wisconsin Statute 801.54, which involves discretionary transfer of civil actions to tribal court.

Appealing WI Unemployment Initial Determination- Be Careful When Stating "Reason" in Your Appeal Form/Letter

If you are a Wisconsin worker who lost your initial determination for unemployment benefits, the next step is to submit a timely appeal. An appeal can be submitted online here, or via a letter. When submitting the appeal, you should be very careful to follow the instructions closely, and to submit the appeal before the deadline. The initial determination form you received will state the deadline, and the instructions for filing an appeal via internet or letter.

Employee Tip: Document, Document, Document (And SAVE Documents!)

If you are an employee with concerns about your employer, or you think you may pursue a legal action someday, please know that the documentation you keep is critical. Do not assume the employer or others will keep important documents and give them to you later. Also, don't assume the employer will agree with your recollections of events- if you keep a journal with details (who, what, when, etc.), that documentation will make your position more credible.

Unemployment Advice- Good Times to Seek It (and Not Be Too Late)

If you are a Wisconsin worker seeking unemployment benefits, you may be considering the idea of getting an attorney versus not getting an attorney.

Want to Negotiate With an Employer You Distrust? Consider Talking to a Trusted Third Party First

You may be in a situation where (1) an employer has violated your trust in the past, and you are uncomfortable with that employer; but (2) you still need something from that employer- their payment of overdue wages, their approval of a pending administrative request, etc.

PBC Atty. Avram Berk Re-elected to Board of Wisconsin Association for Justice

PBC attorney Avram Berk has been re-elected to the Board of Directors of the Wisconsin Association for Justice (WAJ). The term of office is two years. Avi has served on the WAJ Board since 1984.

Negotiate? Acme Co. Doesn't Negotiate Our Non-Competes

A little story for those of you considering a new job where the employer is asking you to sign a non-compete agreement, and they are giving you the vibe their non-compete is a take-it-or-leave-it sort of deal...

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