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The GPMemorandum, Issue 209
September 01, 2016 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 207
July 13, 2016 | Newsletter
The GPMemorandum, Issue 206
June 08, 2016 | Newsletter
The GPMemorandum, Issue 205
May 04, 2016 | Newsletter
The GPMemorandum, Issue 203
March 09, 2016 | Newsletter
“U.S. Franchise Decisions Show the Benefits of Retaining Qualified Legal Counsel Before Selling Franchises,” Asia Franchise & Business Opportunities
February 2016 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 202
February 10, 2016 | Newsletter
“Amendments to California Law Require Franchisors to Buy Franchisee’s Assets When Terminating Franchise Agreements In Compliance with Law and Mandate Written Standards for Disapproving Transfers,” International Distribution Institute News
January 2016 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 201
January 13, 2016 | Newsletter
The GPMemorandum, Issue 199
November 04, 2015 | Alert
"California Law Requires Franchisors Terminating For Good Cause To Purchase Inventory, Supplies, Equipment and Fixtures From Terminated Franchisees: Requires Written Transfer Standards,” GPMemorandum
October 2015 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 198
October 07, 2015 | Alert
“Section 1981:  A Risk Still Alive and Kicking in Franchising,” ABA The Franchise Lawyer, Vol. 18, Number 4, Fall 2015
October 01, 2015 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 197
September 02, 2015 | Alert
“NLRB’s Relentless Attack on Employment Policies Continues,” Business Management Daily
July 10, 2015 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 195
July 01, 2015 | Alert
Distribution Dilemmas
June 29, 2015 | Article
Estate Planning Matters! Summer 2015
Summer 2015 | Newsletter
The GPMemorandum, Issue 194
June 04, 2015 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 193
May 01, 2015 | Alert
“What Trial Lawyers Can Learn From Deflate-gate,” 7 Litigation Commentary & Review 12
March/April 2015 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 190
February 05, 2015 | Alert
“To Be, or Not to Be,” Minnesota Physician
January 2015 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 189
January 08, 2015 | Alert
“Focus on Transgender Discrimination as EEOC Brings First Cases,” Business Management Daily
December 16, 2014 | Article
“A Prescription to Heal Small-Employer Health Insurance: Closing loopholes that plague that Affordable Care Act’s small-group markets,” MSBA Health Law Section, 2014
2014 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 187
November 05, 2014 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 186
October 02, 2014 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 185
September 04, 2014 | Alert
“Card Data Breach Response,” Minnesota Bankers Association Newsletter
2014 | Newsletter
Estate Planning Matters! Summer 2014
Summer 2014 | Newsletter
“Unique Tax Advantages of ESOPs,” ABA Section of Taxation NewsQuarterly
Summer 2014 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 182
July 08, 2014 | Alert
“Legal Guide to Privacy,” contributing author
2014 | Book
“Legal Insights: Bank Liability Under UCC Article 4A,” co-author
July 2014 | Article
"Valuation in a Distressed Context," American Bankruptcy Institute, Central States Bankruptcy Workshop, Lake Geneva, WI
June 12 -15, 2014 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 181
June 5, 2014 | Alert
“Third Party Relationship Management,” Minnesota Bankers Association Newsletter
May 2014 | Newsletter
The GPMemorandum, Issue 180
April 30, 2014 | Alert
“Perspective – Insights into One Thing Every Company’s Data Security Program Must Include,” JD Supra
April 2014 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 178
March 10, 2014 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 177
February 05, 2014 | Alert
"Weigh Pros, Cons Of Surveillance In Wired Workplace," HR Specialist: Minnesota Employment Law
January 14, 2014 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 176
January 09, 2014 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 175
December 12, 2013 | Alert
"Weigh Pros And Cons Of Employee Surveillance In Wired Workplace," HR Specialist: Minnesota Employment Law
December 2013 | Article
“Media's Quote Approval Practice Raises Legal and Ethical Concerns,” co-author with Jane Kirtley, ABA Privacy and Defamation Law Committee Newsletter
Winter 2013 | Article
“Homosexuality as Defamation: A Proposal for the Use of the "Right-Thinking Minds" Approach in the Development of Modern Jurisprudence,” Communication Law & Policy
2013 | Article
Estate Planning Matters! Fall/Winter 2013
Fall/Winter 2013 | Newsletter
The GPMemorandum, Issue 174
November 07, 2013 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 173
October 16, 2013 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 172
October 09, 2013 | Alert
“Compassionate Choices for the Final Hours…To Lay Down Your Life in its Season,” Know–The Magazine for Paralegals
October 2013
The GPMemorandum, Issue 171
September 12, 2013 | Alert
"National Origin, Language & Religion: Legally Managing Diversity at Work," HR Specialist—Minnesota Employment Law
August 2013 | Article
“The NLRB’s Recent Focus on Non-Union Employers and its Impact on Common Employment Policies at Colleges and Universities,” NACUANOTES
July 30, 2013
The GPMemorandum, Issue 169
July 13, 2013 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 168
June 13, 2013 | Alert
Commercial Financial Services Brief: UCC Article 9 – What’s in a Name?
2013 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 167
May 16, 2013 | Alert
Commercial Financial Services Brief: UCC Article 4a and Know Your Customer Requirements
2013 | Alert
"Health Care Reform—Prepare Now for Changes Coming in 2014," HR Specialist—Minnesota Employment Law
May 2013 | Article
Commercial Financial Services Brief: Issues Regarding the CFPB Company Portal
2013 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 165
March 13, 2013 | Alert
"Romance Policies That Work—Even With 'Irresistible' Employees," HR Specialist: Minnesota Employment Law
March 1, 2013 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 164
February 13, 2013 | Alert
"2013 Legislative Preview—Shaping Health Care In Minnesota," Minnesota Health Care News
February 1, 2013 | Article
“How to cope with dope: Recreational marijuana & the workplace,” HR Specialist: Minnesota Employment Law
February 2013 | Article
"SkinnyGirl Gets Divorced," epiLAWg
January 29, 2013 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 163
January 10, 2013 | Alert
"Do Your Policies Comply With The National Labor Relations Act?," HR Specialist—Minnesota Employment Law
January 1, 2013 | Article
"What to Do When Enforcement Agencies Come Knocking," Business Management Daily
January 1, 2013 | Article
“ADA Coverage Issues,” The ADA Handbook: Employment Practices Under the Americans with Disabilities Act
January 2013 | Article
How to Hire and Fire, Minnesota, Washington D.C., and Wisconsin chapters, 3rd ed.
January 2013 | Article
“Checking It Twice: New UCC Financing Statement Rules for Individual Debtors,” Bench & Bar of Minnesota
December 2012 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 161
November 19, 2012 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 160
October 18, 2012 | Alert
Estate Planning Matters! Fall/Winter 2012
October 03, 2012 | Newsletter
The GPMemorandum, Issue 159
September 17, 2012 | Alert
eBenefits Alert: New Limits on Health Flex Plans Go Into Effect
August 28, 2012 | Alert
"School's Out: Know Federal, State Restrictions On Youth Employment," HR Specialist—Minnesota Employment Law
August issue | Article
"It's Time To Review Your Criminal History Screening Practices," Business Management Daily
August 22, 2012 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 158
August 10, 2012 | Alert
"The Minnesota False Claims Act—A Look Back And A Look Forward," Minnesota Physician
August 2012 | Article
“Rescission – A Never? Ending Program,” Minnesota Bankers Association Newsletter
July 2012 | Newsletter
"It’s Time To Review Your Criminal History Screening Practices," HR Specialist—Minnesota Employment Law
July 2012 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 156
June 14, 2012 | Alert
"Insurance Coverage For Attorney Fee-Shifting Awards," Coverage (publication of ABA Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee)
May 10, 2012 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 155
May 10, 2012 | Alert
"Bargaining With Labor Unions In A Changing Work Environment," Minnesota Employment Law
May 2012 | Article
"The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act: What Every International Franchisor Must Know," International Franchise Association 45th Annual Legal Symposium
May 2012 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 154
April 12, 2012 | Alert
"The Five Criteria Of Innovate ND: Another Innovate Judge’s View," Innovate North Dakota website
March 12, 2012 | Article
"Put Some Spring Clean Up For Job Descriptions On Your To-Do List," Minnesota Employment Law
March 2012 | Article
“Recess Appointment: A Risky Gamble,” Minnesota Bankers Association Newsletter
March 2012 | Newsletter
“Recess Appointment: A Risky Gamble,” Minnesota Bankers Association Newsletter
March 2012 | Newsletter
"Get Ready For A New Federally Protected Class: The Unemployed," www.businessmanagementdaily.com
February 13, 2012 | Article
Nonprofit Alert - February 2012
February 08, 2012 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 152
February 08, 2012 | Alert
Securities Briefing Vol. 10, No. 1
January 18, 2012 | Alert
"Plan Now For Compliance: Private Employers—Unionized Or Not—Must Soon Post The NLRB Notice Of Collective Bargaining Rights," Business Central
January/February 2012 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 151
January 11, 2012 | Alert
"Get Ready For A New Federally Protected Class: The Unemployed," Minnesota Employment Law
January 2012 | Article
"New To The Bench: Honorable Nancy E. Brasel," Hennepin Lawyer
January 2012 | Article
"Fiduciary Duty: Navigating My First Stint On A Board," With Equal Right
Winter 2011 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 150
December 15, 2011 | Alert
“The Evolution of UDAAP,” Minnesota Bankers Association Newsletter
December 2011 | Newsletter
"7 Ways You Can Put An End To Workplace Bullying," BusinessManagementDaily.com
November 21, 2011 | Article
Estate Planning Matters! Fall/Winter 2011
November 07, 2011 | Newsletter
"Catching Up To The 21st Century: Courts And Social Media," Minnesota Employment Law
November 2011 | Article
"Program Integrity—Keeping The Bad Guys Out, But Making Things Harder For The Good Guys," Minnesota Physician
November 2011 | Article
"Anti-Kickback And The "One Purpose Test"," Journal of the Association of State Physician Recruiters
Fall 2011 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 148
October 14, 2011 | Alert
"7 Ways You Can Put An End To Workplace Bullying," Minnesota Employment Law
October 2011 | Article
"Changes Ahead: A Road Map For Long-Term Care," Minnesota Physician
October 2011 | Article
"Joint Representation of Franchisors, Their Officers, Employees, and Affiliates in Litigation," 34th Annual ABA Forum on Franchising
October 2011 | Article
"Legal and Practical Considerations for ESOP Fiduciary Liability Insurance," NCEO Brief
October 2011 | Article
"One Might Not Rest So Easy If Exposed To Texas Justice," Star Tribune
September 15, 2011 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 147
September 15, 2011 | Alert
"New Ruling On Pesticide Drift Makes Spray Applicators Vulnerable To Trespass," Minnesota Agri-Growth Council Newsletter
September 2011 | Article
"The ICE Man Cometh…With A Notice Of Intent To Audit," Minnesota Employment Law
September 2011 | Article
"USA: Enforcing Post-Termination Covenants Not to Compete," International Distribution Institute Newsletter
September 2011 | Article
"Amended ICC Model International Franchise Contract Is Problematic For Franchising," Franchising World
August 2011 | Article
"New FLSA Regs Mean It’s Time To Review Wage-And-Hour Practices," Minnesota Employment Law
August 2011 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 144
July 20, 2011 | Alert
Estate Planning Matters! Summer 2011
July 04, 2011 | Newsletter
"Check Your Leave Policies! EEOC Looks At Return-To-Work Issues," Minnesota Employment Law
July 2011 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 143
June 10, 2011 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 142
May 10, 2011 | Alert
"A Foreclosure Crisis," White Paper for New York Fed
May 2011 | Article
"How To Conduct Effective And Legal Workplace Investigations," Minnesota Employment Law
May 2011 | Article
"Social Media: Ethical Considerations For Lawyers," The Computer & Internet Lawyer
May 2011 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 141
April 14, 2011 | Alert
"Comment: Anticompetitive Effect," Minnesota Law Review Headnotes
Spring 2011 | Article
"After Supreme Court Decision, What You Must Do To Prevent Retaliation," Minnesota Employment Law
April 2011 | Article
"An Outline For Franchising Your Business," Enterprising Women
March/April 2011 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 140
March 10, 2011 | Alert
"When Customers Practice Discrimination, Employer May Pay," Business Management Daily
February 19, 2011 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 139
February 09, 2011 | Alert
"Know The NLRA: Unionized Or Not, Labor Law Applies To You," Business Management Daily
January 24, 2011 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 138
January 13, 2011 | Alert
"Defensive Measures and Focal Points in the White Collar Legal Arena," chapter in Managing White Collar Legal Issues, Aspatore/Thomson Reuters
2011 | Article
"Health Care Meets A New Dynamic," Minnesota Health Care News
January 2011 | Article
"When Customers Practice Discrimination, Employer May Pay," Minnesota Employment Law
January 2011 | Article
“Jobs Americans Won’t Do: Our Farming Heritage, Hazardous Harvests, and a Legislative Fix," 29 LAW & INEQ. 249
2011 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 137
December 15, 2010 | Alert
"Know The NLRA: Unionized Or Not, Labor Law Applies To You," Minnesota Employment Law
December 2010 | Article
"Loan Repayment Program Is Helping Lawyers Help Others," The Hennepin Lawyer
December 2010 | Article
"Reader’s Forum: Author’s Response," Bench & Bar of Minnesota
December 2010 | Article
Estate Planning Matters! Fall 2010
November 24, 2010 | Newsletter
The GPMemorandum, Issue 136
November 11, 2010 | Alert
"Benefits Primer: How To Stop Worrying And Love Your 401(k) Plan," Minnesota Employment Law
November 2010 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 135
October 12, 2010 | Alert
"Conducting Online Background Checks? Beware The Pitfalls," Minnesota Employment Law
October 2010 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 134
September 13, 2010 | Alert
"Politics, Money Dominate Health Care Debate: 2010 Minnesota Legislature Focuses On Making Do," Minnesota Health Care News
September 2010 | Article
"Unpaid Interns Teach Some Employers A Costly Lesson," Minnesota Employment Law
September 2010 | Article
“Can American Needle Be Applied to Poke Holes in Franchise and Distribution Practices?,” co-author, Distribution: The Newsletter of the Distribution and Franchising Committee, ABA Section of Antitrust Law
September 2010 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 133
August 11, 2010 | Alert
"Ethical Risks In Misleading A Mediator," The Franchise Lawyer
Summer 2010 | Article
"When Making Termination Decisions, Beware The Cat’s Paw," Minnesota Employment Law
August 2010 | Article
“Avoiding Family Problems—Keeping it Simple,” coauthor, MinnesotaBusiness online
August 2010 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 132
July 07, 2010 | Alert
"Prepare For The Crackdown: DOL Focuses On Wage Underpayment," HR Specialist: Minnesota Employment Law
July 2010 | Article
"Caught in the Crosshairs: Strategies for Responding When Health Regulators Come Calling," 2010 Health Law Institute
June 10, 2010 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 131
June 10, 2010 | Alert
"How To Decide: Should Employers Arbitrate Workplace Disputes?," Minnesota Employment Law
June 2010 | Article
"Medicare Fraud And Abuse: Health Care Reform Raises The Stakes," Minnesota Physician
June 2010 | Article
"USA: California And Montana Courts Invalidate Common Franchise Arbitration Provisions," International Distribution Institute Newsletter
May 17, 2010 | Article
"Feed Supplier Liens In Iowa: Why A Minnesota Lender With An Iowa Livestock Borrower Should Care," MBA News
May/June 2010 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 130
May 05, 2010 | Alert
"The Use Of Arbitration Provisions In Contracts," Focus on MNACCA (Association of Corporate Counsel-Minnesota Chapter newsletter)
Spring 2010 | Article
"U.S.A: New Jersey Expands Coverage Of Its Franchise Practices Act," International Distribution Institute Newsletter
April 2010 | Article
Commercial Financial Services Brief: Garnishing Joint Accounts – Recent Developments
April 2010 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 129
March 17, 2010 | Alert
"Match Your Brand To The Best International Market," Franchising World
March 2010 | Article
"Recovery Of Inhouse Legal Fees," Bench & Bar of Minnesota
March 2010 | Article
"Spring Cleaning: Give Employee Handbook A Thorough Going Over," Minnesota Employment Law
March 2010 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 128
February 18, 2010 | Alert
"Watch Your Tweets," co-author, Employee Benefits Planner
First Quarter 2010 | Article
"Adrift On A Sea Of Red Ink: Minnesota Legislature Faces Huge Financial Pressure," Minnesota Health Care News
February 2010 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 127
January 22, 2010 | Alert
Nonprofit Alert - January 2010
January 07, 2010 | Alert
Securities Briefing Vol. 8, No. 1
January 05, 2010 | Alert
“A Question of Purpose: Early Retirement Payments to Tenured Professors Constitute Wages Subject to FICA Taxation,’ 58 CLEV. ST. L. REV. 217
2010 | Article
“Judgments and Execution,” Debtor-Creditor Handbook, Minnesota State Bar Association, Continuing Legal Education
2010 | Article
Estate Tax Alert: Uncertainty In 2010
December 30, 2009 | Newsletter
The GPMemorandum, Issue 126
December 04, 2009 | Alert
"The Special Legal Needs Of Family Businesses," Minnesota Business
December 2009 | Article
"Cracking Down On Inflexible Leave Policies: A Summary Of The Sears EEOC Decision," Workers Comp Kit Blog
November 11, 2009 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 125
November 05, 2009 | Alert
"Alleviating The Pain Of Medical Debts," Minnesota Health Care News
November 2009 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 112
October 29, 2009 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 124
October 09, 2009 | Alert
"A New U.S. Administration And U.S. Antitrust Enforcement," 10th Annual Sedona Conference on Antitrust Law and Litigation
September 17-18, 2008 | Article
eBenefits Alert: IRS Guidance Bonanza
September 14, 2009 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 123
September 10, 2009 | Alert
"New Technologies, Old Problems: Social Media In The Workplace," Minnesota Employment Law
September 2009 | Article
"Protection From Financial Meltdown Through Excess SIPC Coverage—Real Protection Or Marketing Gimmick?," ABA Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee Newsletter
Fall 2009 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 122
August 07, 2009 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 121
July 08, 2009 | Alert
"Franchising, Arbitration, And The Future Of The Class Action," Entrepreneurial Business Law Journal
July 2009 | Article
"With DHS Cracking Down, Follow These I-9 Best Practices," Minnesota Employment Law
July 2009 | Article
Estate Planning Matters! Summer 2009
June 26, 2009 | Newsletter
The GPMemorandum, Issue 120
June 03, 2009 | Alert
"10 Steps To Stress-Free, Lawsuit-Free Termination Meetings," Minnesota Employment Law
June 2009 | Article
"Specter Of Tribal Defaults Raises Unique Questions That Have Yet To Be Answered," Gaming Industry Observer
June 1, 2009 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 119
May 06, 2009 | Alert
"A State False Claims Act?," Minnesota Physician
May 2009 | Article
"Charitable Lead Annuity Trusts Present Good Planning Opportunities In Turbulent Economic Times," The Source (a quarterly publication of the Minnesota Planned Giving Council)
May 2009 | Article
"Managing Employee Privacy: Six Steps To Protect Employer Rights," Minnesota Employment Law
May 2009 | Article
"Preparing Your Workplace For A Possible Swine Flu Pandemic," Minnesota Employment Law
April 27, 2009 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 118
April 08, 2009 | Alert
"A Brave New World of CLE’s," SUE—For Women in Litigation
April/May 2009 | Article
"First Law Obama Signs Opens Doors To More Pay Discrimination Claims," HR Specialist: Minnesota Employment Law
April 2009 | Article
"The Best Defense: A Guide To Disciplinary Proceedings Before The Minnesota Board Of Medical Practice," Minnesota Medicine
April 2009 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 117
March 18, 2009 | Alert
"Mentor A Future Leader," Minnesota
March/April 2009 | Article
"Put Best Foot Forward When Responding To EEOC Administrative Claims," Minnesota Employment Law
March 2009 | Article
"The Increased Exemption Creates Opportunity," Trusts & Estates
March 2009 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 116
February 25, 2009 | Alert
"Is There A Flight From Arbitration?," co-authored with Christopher R. Drahozal, Hofstra Law Review, featured in online edition of The Wall Street Journal, June 1, 2009
February 2009 | Article
"Not A Union Employer: Proposed EFCA Could Soon Change That," Minnesota Employment Law
February 2009 | Article
Health Law Newsletter February 2009
February 01, 2009 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 115
January 21, 2009 | Alert
"In The Red: Huge Budget Deficit Will Slow Health Care," Minnesota Health Care News
January 2009 | Article
"Path Out Of Crisis Is Through The U," Minnesota
January/February 2009 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 114
December 18, 2008 | Alert
Immigration Law Update: Winter 2009
December 16, 2008 | Alert
"The Legal Stream: Staying Tax Exempt," Streams of Hope (published by Community Wealth Ventures)
December 11, 2008 | Article
Immigration Law Update: Winter 2008
December 01, 2008 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 113
November 20, 2008 | Alert
"One Step At A Time," BusinessCentral
November/December 2008 | Article
"Strategies For International Development In Uncertain Times," Franchising World
November 2008 | Article
"Tips For Taking Your Franchise Outside The U.S.: Going With Master Franchisees," Franchise Times
November 2008 | Article
Estate Planning Matters! Fall 2008
October 22, 2008 | Newsletter
In-House Litigator - Fall 2008
October 20, 2008 | Alert
"Identifying, Avoiding & Dealing With A Failing Franchisor," Asia Franchise and Business Opportunities
October - December 2008 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 111
September 26, 2008 | Alert
"U.S. Senate Candidates On Health Care," Minnesota Health Care News
September 2008 | Article
Immigration Law Update: Fall 2008
September 01, 2008 | Alert
"Do You Need An Investment Banker?," The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal ("ACG" supplement)
August 2008 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 110
August 21, 2008 | Alert
"Minnesota: Vacation Question Is Settled, But Contract Issue Surprises Employers," State Court Docket Watch (newsletter of The Federalist Society)
August 2008 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 109
July 23, 2008 | Alert
"Health Care In The 2008 Legislature: Moving Forward Incrementally," Minnesota Health Care News
July 2008 | Article
"Section 2053 Proposed Regs," Trusts & Estates
July 2008 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 108
June 11, 2008 | Alert
"Litigator Q&A," The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
May 9, 2008 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 107
May 06, 2008 | Alert
"Breaking Down The Barriers: Moving From Litigation To Resolution," Addressing a Client's Litigation Issues (Aspatore Books)
May 2008 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 106
April 10, 2008 | Alert
"Government Investigations of Antitrust Issues," aw Seminars International Pharmaceutical Antitrust Conference
April 2008 | Article
Estate Planning Matters! Spring 2008
April 01, 2008 | Newsletter
The GPMemorandum, Issue 105
March 26, 2008 | Alert
Securities Briefing Vol. 7, No. 2
March 01, 2008 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 104
February 29, 2008 | Alert
"Health Care In The 2008 Legislature," Minnesota Health Care News
February 2008 | Article
"Newspaper Fight Holds Lessons For Protecting Business," Upsize Minnesota
February 2008 | Article
Immigration Law Update: Spring 2008
February 01, 2008 | Alert
"Franchise Desk Book," American Bar Association Forum on Franchising, W. Michael Garner ed, 2nd ed 2008
2008 | Article
"Franchising, Class Arbitration, And The Future Of The Class Action," 3 Entrepreneurial Bus L.J. ___
2008 | Article
“How to Represent a Creditor’s Committee,” coauthor, Bankruptcy Institute, Minnesota State Bar Association
2008 | Article
Securities Briefing Vol. 7, No. 1
January 01, 2008 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 102
January 01, 2008 | Alert
"Legal Rights Of Individuals With Hearing Loss," www.betterhearing.org
December 2007 | Article
Nonprofit Alert - Winter 2007
December 01, 2007 | Alert
Immigration Law Update: Winter 2007
November 01, 2007 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 100
November 01, 2007 | Alert
"Non-Price Predation Under Section 2," Antitrust Law and Litigation IX, Sedona Conference, Sedona, AZ
October 25, 2007 | Article
"Texaco, Inc. V. Dagher: Opportunities Missed And Neglected," The Antitrust Bulletin
Fall/Winter 2007 | Article
"Class Action Suits Target Retirement Plan Fees," www.rli-epg.com
October 2007 | Article
"Minimum Resale Pricing Policies In The Wake Of Leegin V. Creative Leather," The Franchise Lawyer
September 2007 | Article
Estate Planning Matters! Fall 2007
October 01, 2007 | Newsletter
Immigration Law Update: Fall 2007
October 01, 2007 | Alert
"Lending To Production Agriculture: Protecting Your Collateral As It Moves Through The Hands Of Third Parties," MBA News
September 2007 | Article
"The Future Of US Federal Antitrust Enforcement: Learning From Past And Current Influences," The Sedona Conference Journal
Fall 2007 | Article
Securities Briefing Vol. 6, No. 3
September 01, 2007 | Alert
"Garnishing Joint Accounts - Pitfalls For The Depository Bank," MBA Legal Compliance Bulletin
August 2007 | Article
Securities Briefing Vol. 6, No. 2
August 01, 2007 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 99
July 01, 2007 | Alert
"Outsourcing Franchise Sales: Growth Strategy Or Desperation Move," co-author, Franchise Times
June-July, 2007 | Article
"Resolving Problems Now & Preventing Them Down The Road," Corporate Governance & Compliance Client Strategies (Aspatore Books, 2007)
June 2007 | Article
Nonprofit Alert - Spring 2007
June 01, 2007 | Alert
"Controlling Costs: Opportunities For Physician-Hospital Collaborations And Ventures," Spine
Spring 2007 | Article
"Domestic Franchise Agreements: Regulatory Compliance, Drafting Considerations And Dispute Resolution," Business Law Institute
May 2007 | Article
"Protecting the Franchise System with Restrictive Covenants Against Competition," International Franchise Association 40th Annual Legal Symposium
May 2007 | Article
"Radisson Hotels International, Inc. Awarded Liquidated Damages Under California Law - Continued Validity Of Postal Instant Press V. Sealy Called Into Question," HospitalityLawyer.com newsletter
May 2007 | Article
"Revised U.S. Franchising Rule—A Boon To International Franchisors," Newsletter of the International Franchising Committee of the Legal Practice Division of the International Bar Association (Vol. 11, No. 1)
May 2007 | Article
"The New Rule And Your Practice: Franchise Rule Eases International Franchising," Franchise Law Journal (Vol. 26, No. 4)
May 2007 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 103
May 01, 2007 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 98
May 01, 2007 | Alert
"Matsushita And The Role Of Economists With Regard To Proof Of Conspiracy," Loyola University Chicago Law Journal
Spring 2007 | Article
"The U.S. Lowers The Bar For UK Entrants," Franchise World
April/May 2007 | Article
"Amended FTC Franchise Rule Eases International Franchising," Franchising World
April 2007 | Article
"Franchisors As Third-Party Beneficiaries Of Master Franchise Agreements--A Matter Of Intent," ABA Franchise Law Journal
Spring 2007 | Article
"Nuts and Bolts of Government Investigations," Law Seminars International Pharmaceutical Antitrust Conference
April 2007 | Article
"Long Awaited Amended Franchising Rule Arrives," IndUS Business Journal
2007 | Article
"Franchising Rides Wave Of Economic Expansion In Asia And Pacific Rim," Franchising World
March 2007 | Article
"What Do You Look For In A Juror Or Arbitrator," Franchise Times
February 2007 | Article
"Will The New Balance Of Power Set A New Tone In Health Care?," Minnesota Health Care News
February 2007 | Article
Immigration Law Update: Spring 2007
February 01, 2007 | Alert
Immigration Law Update: Summer 2007
February 01, 2007 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 97
February 01, 2007 | Alert
"Franchise Expansion In China In The Aftermath Of China’s 2007 Franchise Regulation," co-author, International Bar Association's International Franchising Committee newsletter on Franchising in China
2007 | Article
"How U.S. Laws Regulate Franchising," Institute for Certified Franchise Executives Study Guide
2007 | Article
“20-Day Administrative Expense Claims Under 11 U.S.C.§503(b)(9),” Bankruptcy Institute, Minnesota State Bar Association
2007 | Article
“Inside the Minds,” Aspatore Books (authored chapter on corporate governance and compliance strategies)
2007 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 95
January 01, 2007 | Alert
"Covenants Not To Compete And Nonsignatories: Enjoining Unfair Conspiracies," Franchise Law Journal
Winter 2006 | Article
"A Plan For Wealth Managers To Reduce The Risk Of Cyber Threats," The Journal of Wealth Management
Winter 2006 | Article
"Controlling Fraud, Waste, And Abuse," Minnesota Physician
December 2006 | Article
"Sarbanes-Oxley: Is It Time For Retooling?," Minneapolis Star Tribune
December 2006 | Article
The GPMemorandum, Issue 94
December 01, 2006 | Alert
"Truth Is Not Enough: Minimize Your Risk Of False Advertising Claims," Franchise Times
November/December 2006 | Article
"The Do's And Don'ts Of Lead Follow-Up," Franchising World
November 2006 | Article
"Everyday Antitrust Issues," Minnesota Physician
November 2006 | Article
"Litigation After Acquisition Of A Competing Franchise System," American Bar Association 29th Annual Forum on Franchising, Boston, MA
October 2006 | Article
"Exit Strategy Preserves Your Business Legacy With An ESOP," Minnesota Business
September 2006 | Article
"Minnesota Joins State Regulating Vapor Intrusion," Minnesota Real Estate Journal
September 2006 | Article
"The Unintentional Franchise: You May Be A Franchisor, Unaware," The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
September 2006 | Article
Immigration Law Update: Fall 2006
September 01, 2006 | Alert
The GPMemorandum, Issue 93
September 01, 2006 | Alert
"Extraterritorial Reach of United States Antitrust Laws," Antitrust Law & Litigation VIII, Sedona Conference, Sedona, AZ
August 18, 2006 | Article
"Why Can’t Your Business Be Successfully Franchised?," Hispanic Trends
June/July 2006 | Article
"Noncompete Litigation On The Rise," The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journa
May 12, 2006 | Article
“A Visitor’s Guide to the Supreme Court, Antitrust and the Art of Advocacy: Arguing an Antitrust Case Before the U.S. Supreme Court,” Minnesota State Bar Association, Minneapolis, MN
April 25, 2006 | Article
"The Sedona Conference Commentary On The Role Of Economics In Antitrust Law: A Project Of The Sedona Conference Working Group On The Role Of Economics In Antitrust (WG3)," Sedona Conference, Sedona, AZ
February 2006 | Article
"Best Friends Forever: Will Building A Business Destroy Your Friendship?," Women's Business Minnesota
January 2006 | Article
"Lessons From The Past. How Franchisors Have Failed At International Master Franchising And What They Can Do To Succeed In The Future," Franchise Update
2006 | Article
"Be Sure Your Company Is On Solid Legal Ground, Just In Case," Minneapolis Star Tribune
December 2005 | Article
"Bridging The Valuation Gap, Part III," Minnesota Business
December 2005 | Article
"Business Hurdles--Legal And Cultural--Hinder Trade In China," Minneapolis Star Tribune
November 2005 | Article
Securities Briefing Vol. 4, No. 2
November 01, 2005 | Alert
"Ten Commandments Of Summary Judgment," The Antitrust Litigation Course, American Bar Association, Section of Antitrust Law
October 17, 2005 | Article
"Bridging The Valuation Gap, Part II," Minnesota Business
August 2005 | Article
"New Legislative Changes For Franchisors Doing Business In Canada," Franchising World
August 2005 | Article
"Bridging The Valuation Gap," Minnesota Business
June 2005 | Article
"New China Franchise Law Impedes Franchising By Foreign Companies," Franchise Update
June 2005 | Article
"Don't Imitate 'The Donald' When Hiring And Firing," Upsize Minnesota
April 2005 | Article
"Finding The Right International Master Franchise Partner," Franchising World
April 2005 | Article
"War On Terrorism Has Its Effects On Real Estate," MN Real Estate Journal
April 2005 | Article
“Law Puts Names of 18,000 LLCs at Risk,” The Business Journal
March 25, 2005 | Article
Securities Briefing Vol. 4, No. 1
March 01, 2005 | Alert
"Best Practices For Responding To Electronic Discovery Requests," The GPMemorandum
2005 | Article
"The Warranty Report: A Survey Of Marine-Specific State Warranty Statutes (2004)," National Marine Manufacturers Association
January 2005 | Article
"Specialty Hospital Moratorium: CMS Issues Guidance," Minnesota Physician
September 2004 | Article
"FTC Releases Staff Report On Proposed Franchise Rule Changes," The Franchise Lawyer, American Bar Association, Forum on Franchising, Volume 8, Number 1
Summer 2004 | Article
"Recent Developments In Consumer Class Actions," Franchising World
July/August 2003 | Article
"Supply And Distribution Issues In Franchising," Franchising World
June 2004 | Article
"VC: Goldmine or Minefield? Seek Venture Capital Carefully," Business Journal Growth Guide
April 2004 | Article
“How to Protect Directors of Privately Held Companies,” Upsize Minnesota
March 2004 | Article
“How to Protect Directors of Privately Held Companies,” Upsize Minnesota
March 2004 | Article
"Fast Food And Obesity—The Last Stand For Personal Responsibility," Minneapolis Star Tribune
January 4, 2004 | Article
"Too Much Cost, Too Few Benefits: Sarbanes-Oxley Makes Doing Business More Expensive, While Doing Little To Prevent Or Punish Corporate Fraud," Star Tribune
September 2003 | Article
"Legal Strategies To Enforce System Standards," Franchising World
July/August 2003 | Article
"Implementing Criteria Changes: How To Achieve Higher Standards," Franchising World
May/June 2003 | Article
"Browse Wrap Agreements: Validity Of Implied Assent In Electronic Form Agreements," co-author, 59 Bus. Law 277
2003 | Article
"Web Site Risk Management For The Growing Franchise," co-author, Franchising World
January 2003 | Article
"Web Site Risk Management For The Growing Franchise: Key Questions To Ask For Franchises In Cyberspace," Franchising World
January 2003 | Article
"To Build Board of Directors, First Think Through Needs," Upsize Minnesota
October 2002 | Article
“Incorporate Changes, But Don’t Abandon Minnesota,” Minneapolis StarTribune
June 03, 2002 | Article
"Prehearing Tentative Rulings Promote Intellectual Integrity In Judicial Opinions And Respect For The System," Federal Lawyer
March/April 2002 | Article
The Accidental Franchise
October 10-12, 2001 | Article
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