Wadena Hwy 10 Expansion Project Information
The State of Minnesota believes a one-mile stretch of Highway 10 running through Wadena needs improvement and reconstruction. The State intends to repair the road from east of Birch Ave NW near the Wadena County fairgrounds […]
Huntley-Wilmarth 345 Kilovolt Transmission Line Project Information
Xcel Energy and ITC Midwest LLC have proposed to build an approximately fifty (50) mile, 345 kilovolt (kV) transmission line near the Minnesota-Iowa border. This endeavor is known as the Huntley-Wilmarth transmission line project. The transmission […]
How Does the Highway 23 Gap Project Affect My Property?
On May 30, 2018 Governor Mark Dayton signed a public works bill into law. The bill will fund three projects, including the Minnesota Highway 23 “gap” from Paynesville to Richmond and New London to Paynesville. As property […]
“Public Bidding Law” Change for 2018
The Uniform Municipal Contracting Law found in Minnesota Statute 471.345 (also commonly referred to as the “Public Bidding Law”) was revised in the 2018 Legislative Session and the changes have been approved by Governor Dayton. The threshold for […]
Huntley-Wilmarth 345 Kilovolt Transmission Line Project
BACKGROUND INFORMATION Northern States Power, d/b/a Xcel Energy and ITC Midwest LLC (collectively “the power companies”) are constructing power line projects which are being completed in phases across counties in Minnesota including: Blue Earth, Faribault, Nicollet […]
Minnesota Ditch Law Addressed by John Kolb
Reported by the Chisago County Press April 13, 2018 County Board refining ag ditch concerns; including process of defining benefits, repairs, alignments A state ditch and waters buffer law enacted to improve water quality protections in […]
The Minnesota Legal History Project
Viewing David J. Meyers: Book Review of Donald R. Durbin Jr., “The Bigger They Are….” (2000). David J. Meyers: Book Review of Donald R. Durbin Jr., “The Bigger They Are….” (2000). Sometimes the best advice […]
What is a Trademark? How do I Protect my Logo? What is Trademark Infringement?
Complimentary Lunch & Learn April 12 12 – 1pm Brodie Miller will answer these questions and more! What can be protected as a trademark? Tips for selecting a business name. What are the advantages to Federal […]
Does the New Tax Bill Effect How Much I Pay in Spousal Support?
Unless you have been living under a rock for the last couple of months, you are likely aware of the GOP’s new tax bill. The tax bill does impact court-ordered spousal maintenance obligations. Payments of alimony/spousal […]