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Are psychedelic drugs headed to a pharmacy near you?

As marijuana becomes legal in many states for medical & recreational purposes, proponents of certain psychedelics are exploring decriminalization and potential medical use Read More »

Landlords and liability

Under law, landlords may be held civilly responsible for injuries or harm from criminal behavior that happens on a rental property, apartment or rented home Read More »

Three questions with Marilyn Heinz

Marilyn Heinz is the first face you see when you walk into Johns, Flaherty & Collins, SC. Her title is receptionist, but she's so much more, including director of fun Read More »

Injured at work, what should I do?

If you get injured at work and don't think you can continue at your job, it's essential to know your rights. Read More »

Animal welfare laws in Wisconsin

Because Wisconsin has an abundance of wildlife as well as domestic pets and livestock, animal welfare laws are in place for each. Read More »

Estate planning for blended families

If you are in a blended family, you may need to take extra steps when estate planning. Working with a trusted estate planning attorney can give you the peace of mind that you've taken proper legal steps to ensure your estate will be settled as you want it to be Read More »

When is my child old enough to stay home alone?

When is my child old enough to stay home alone? As the school year comes to a close many parents question when they can leave their children home alone Read More »

Students face academic — and legal — consequences when plagiarizing

The wealth of information on the internet makes it easier than ever to become better informed — or at least appear to be. Read More »

Frequently asked questions about marijuana laws in Wisconsin

Wisconsin is flanked by states that have legalized marijuana to some degree. Here's where marijuana laws stand in Wisconsin. Read More »

Legal requirements for marriage in Wisconsin

While weddings seem all about love,  they're about the law too. Here are the legal requirements for marriage in Wisconsin.  Read More »

In the case of neighbors vs. trees

Neighbor's branches in your yard? Wondering who's responsible for trees on the property line? Trees lead to disagreements between neighbors Read More »

Keith Belzer joins Johns, Flaherty & Collins law firm

Criminal defense attorney Keith R. Belzer has joined the Johns, Flaherty & Collins, SC, law firm. Belzer has been... Read More »

Looking to rent vacation space on Airbnb? Here's what you need to know on the legal side

Property owners & tenants are renting their apartments, homes & other spaces to people in need of lodging. Before you book consider these legal issues Read More »

Understanding workers' compensation in Wisconsin

If your health care provider says you need more treatment and your employer denies your workers' comp, knowing your legal rights is essential Read More »

An employer's guide to unemployment tax

In its most basic form, unemployment insurance works much the same way as private insurance policies — except it's actually a tax. Read More »