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How giving affects Medicaid eligibility

Tax rules surrounding gifting and Medicaid are separate, but gifting may affect eligibility.  Read More »


How to (realistically) avoid drunken driving this holiday season

The holidays are just around the corner and with them, celebrations and libations. But that also brings a sobering fact: an average of 799 people die each year in drunken driving crashes during the week between Christmas and New Year. And nearly every single one is preventable. Read More »


Can you speak legalese? Test your knowledge of legal lingo

You’ve probably heard dozens of legal terms just from following the news but do you know what they mean? Take this quiz to gauge your knowledge of legal terms Read More »


Is it legal to spy on your spouse?

Spouses may spy to see if their partners are cheating, spending time with undesirable friends, drinking, gambling or otherwise behaving badly. But is it legal? Read More »


Protected classes: when letting go of an employee gets complicated

What happens when you need to terminate someone for cause but it appears to be discriminatory? Read More »


5 legal tips to consider before retirement

Most Americans look forward to their retirement for years, if not decades, but before you ride off into the retirement sunset, consider these legal tips.  Read More »


Instatrap: 4 ways Instagram can get you into legal trouble

What seems like it might be all in good fun could get you into an instatrap of legal trouble. How can you avoid legal problems while Instagramming? By learning from the mistakes of others.  Read More »


Concealed weapons in private businesses: What are the rules?

What are the rules about concealed weapons in a private business? If you choose to post a sign prohibiting guns, your liability as a business owner actually increases Read More »


Make your noncompete agreement enforceable in Wisconsin

A noncompete agreement can restrict an employee from taking part in certain activities after their employment with you ends. Read More »


Navigating Constant Change: Employment Law in 2021

Johns, Flaherty & Collins will cover critical changes to employment law over the past year at our annual seminar, Navigating Constant Change: Employment Law in 2021. Read More »


Three questions with Emily Iverson

Emily Iverson may be a new associate, but she's not new to the firm. Emily has interned at Johns, Flaherty & Collins... Read More »


Need for photo release depends on intent

Understanding photo rights — when you can take them, when you can post or publish them and when you need a release form from the people in them. Read More »


Celebrating 140 Years: Johns, Flaherty & Collins Then & Now

A lot has changed, both at our law firm and in our community, since we began practicing law 140 years ago Read More »


Do I have to allow my tenant's emotional support animal to live with them?

Here's what you need to know as a landlord about emotional support animals. Read More »


Do I have to allow my tenant's emotional support animal to live with them?

Here's what you need to know as a landlord about emotional support animals. Read More »