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Infographic offers divorce prep checklist

Information is power, and when it comes to divorce, Johns, Flaherty & Collins wants you to know what you can expect and the decisions that await. Read More »

What is a preliminary hearing in Wisconsin?

How preliminary hearings in WI work, plus when to waive a preliminary hearing and how and when to use preliminary hearings to negotiate a deal. Read More »

Parental liability: who pays?

Our neighbors' rambunctious, young children were running around our house and knocked over our 8K TV. It's irreparable and $4,500 to replace. Our neighbors are refusing to pay, saying it was our fault for not having it properly mounted. Do we have any legal recourse? Read More »

Q&A: Do I need a license for a simple raffle in Wisconsin?

I volunteer with an organization & we’re planning a raffle fundraiser. Someone said we need a license from the state to have our raffle. Is that true? Read More »

How to (realistically) avoid drunken driving this holiday season

Research has found that attitudes about drunken driving change with the amount one drinks. Read More »

Drinking and driving: Should I submit to a field sobriety test?

To request a field sobriety test, an officer must have probable cause that you were driving while impaired as evidenced by your driving behavior. Read More »

How to spot social media shopping scams

It's become commonplace to buy and sell things on social media, which, unfortunately, has created the perfect environment for scam artists to find unsuspecting victims. Read More »

Insider's Guide to Divorce

Researchers rank divorce as the second most stressful life event, second only to death of a spouse. Download this booklet full of insider knowledge and tips to help you move through divorce. Read More »

Three holiday cautions for employers

Signs that the holidays are here are inescapable. From the music in the stores to the wreaths on the doors, the sounds and symbols are everywhere—in homes, churches and, yes, even workplaces. Read More »

5 reasons you should call your insurance company after a car accident

Many are reluctant to call their insurance company after an accident. Here's why they should call anyway. Read More »

Employment Law Seminar

Employment law attorneys at Johns, Flaherty & Collins, SC, share recent developments and current issues in employment law.   Read More »

Legal Dilemma: Does workers' comp cover mental health?

I know that workers’ compensation will cover physical injuries sustained while on the job, but will it also cover mental illness stemming from my workplace?  Read More »

Conducting job interviews: Questions to avoid

If you’ve ever conducted a job interview, you know firsthand how tempting it can be to ask as many questions as you can to get to know candidates both professionally and personally. Read More »

Attorney Napela Shim joins Johns, Flaherty & Collins, S.C.

Napela Shim, a recent graduate of Marquette University Law School and new member of the Wisconsin Bar, has joined the team at Johns, Flaherty & Collins, S.C.  Read More »

Guardians of the furry: Pets and estate planning

Just like with other family members, including your pets in your estate planning is important.   Read More »