CONSUMER BANKRUPTCY CONSIDERATIONS DUE TO COVID-19

The financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic is undeniable. Both large and small businesses are closed or have reduced their operations…some permanently, some temporarily. This has meant that millions of employees and self-employed individuals are now unemployed,...

Employers Cannot Sue Employees for Job Negligence

On March 20, 2017, the Minnesota Court of Appeals, in a published opinion, ruled that an employer required to indemnify its employees under Minn. Stat. § 181.790 cannot sue an employee for on the job negligence to recover payment(s) made to a third party. First Class...

Cohabitating and Joint Bank Accounts

Do you have or have you thought about having a joint bank account with your significant other? A recent decision in a United States District Court District of Minnesota points out that a commonly held belief about such joint bank accounts is not entirely true. Dooner...