Brian Jesse

Can I Get a DUI While Driving my Snowmobile, Boat or ATV?

December 26, 2018

Driving your boat, snowmobile, or ATV while intoxicated can now result in the suspension or revocation of your driver’s license. Starting on August 1, 2018 anyone convicted of operating any type of motor vehicle while intoxicated […]

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Brian Jesse

Have You Been Convicted of Refusing a DUI Test?

December 19, 2018

New changes in Minnesota law could make it possible for you to have your conviction overturned. The Minnesota Supreme Court decided Johnson v. State in August of 2018, and the Court decided that law enforcement officers […]

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Maury Noonan

How Far Does the Clean Water Act Reach?

December 5, 2018

The groundwater conduit theory The on-going regulatory dispute over the Waters of the United States rule and scope of Clean Water Act (CWA) jurisdiction over streams and wetlands has been well publicized and discussed.  Simultaneously, a […]

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Tonya Hinkemeyer

Little Alan’s Law – Minnesota’s New DWI Law August 2018

August 9, 2018

Beginning August 1, a revised Driving While Impaired (DWI) law takes effect in Minnesota. The new law is applicable to crimes committed on or after that date. The revisions are implemented in response to the catastrophic […]

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Pamela Steckman

Do I Need to Change My Life Insurance Beneficiary After Divorce?

July 31, 2018

A Minnesota law that automatically revokes an ex-spouse as a designated beneficiary of a life insurance policy upon the dissolution of marriage was recently challenged as violating the Contracts Clause of the U.S. Constitution. The Contracts […]

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Maury Noonan

Iowa Drainage Law Basics and Drainage Agreements

July 27, 2018

We receive many questions regarding drainage rights and the potential use of drainage agreements. Written drainage agreements can be useful in any state where drainage is an issue; however, this article focuses specifically on the law […]

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Jonathan Wolf

My Ex Isn’t Paying Child Support. Now What?

July 3, 2018

According to a recent report from the USDA, for middle-income parents, the cost of raising a child born in 2015 through age 17 is an expected $233,610 — or a staggering $284,570 if projected inflation is […]

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money

Will Minnesota’s New Child Support Laws Affect Me?

July 2, 2018

Minnesota’s child support laws are changing. Starting August 1, 2018, child support calculations will undergo a makeover. Currently, an “income shares” model is used to calculate child support. That means the income of each parent is […]

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Tonya Hinkemeyer

Can My Criminal Record be Expunged?

June 14, 2018

Everyone makes mistakes. Sometimes these mistakes can have lasting consequences on our future opportunities. If you’ve been convicted of a misdemeanor or felony, that criminal conviction might negatively impact your employment and housing options. Many employers […]

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David Meyers

MRCA Summer Conference Torrens Presentation

June 13, 2018

Examiner of Titles David Meyers was on a panel of presenters at the MCRA Summer Conference. Below please find the Torrens Presentation. Torrens Presentation  

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