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Prison inmates charged with tax fraud; collected $400K in tax refunds

Two inmates at the Minnesota state prison in Faribault have been charged with filing false tax claims to the Internal Revenue Service and collecting $400,000 in fraudulent tax refunds while they...

August 19, 2014

Stephen Foley

Cofounder Of Minneapolis Law Firm Dies At 55

Stephen Foley, who cofounded Foley & Mansfield in 1989, helped build the firm into a national operation with 10 offices across the country.

August 19, 2014

Minneapolis law firm files suit against NCAA over athlete compensation

A Minneapolis law firm has filed a lawsuit against the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) claiming the organization has failed to pay student athletes fair compensation. The lawsuit...

August 11, 2014

Latest Talks Reflect Law Firms' Mega-Merger Trend

The potential combination of Lindquist & Vennum and Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly would create one of the largest law firms in town—but is big necessarily better?

August 05, 2014

Local Law Firms Sue NHL On Behalf Of MN Native

The lawsuit calls out the NHL’s condoning of fist-fighting and “extreme violence” and says the league failed to adequately inform players of the risks of brain injury.

July 31, 2014

Jesse Ventura

Ventura Wins $1.8M In Lawsuit Against Late Author

July 29, 2014

Lawsuit aims to block union vote by home health care workers

A new lawsuit asks a court to put a stop to a union vote among Minnesota home health care workers. MPR News reports the lawsuit argues the law authorizing the vote that’s slated to begin on...

July 28, 2014

New laws: Work zone speeding fines, minimum wage, data breach protocols

A number of new Minnesota laws go into effect Friday, Aug. 1, including a raised fine for speeding through a road construction zone. Under a new state law approved during this year’s...

July 28, 2014

Man accused of stealing $113K from youth sports association he co-founded

An Apple Valley man has been charged with felony theft after being accused of stealing more than $113,000 from a youth athletic association he co-founded, KSTP reports. Robert Steven Reischauer was...

July 25, 2014

Law guide

Law Firm Creates Free Guide To Data Security For Businesses

The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development partnered with Gray Plant Mooty for the third time, this time to create a free downloadable guide to help businesses acquaint themselves with security laws and other rules.

July 24, 2014

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