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Intricacies of Drafting Qualified Domestic Relations Orders

November 10, 2014
By: Kathryn A. Graves , Jason K. Damberg
» Domestic Relations

Kathyrn Graves and Jason Damberg have some insight when it comes to drafting domestic relations orders in a family law article in Minnesota Lawyer™. Read more at Intricacies of Drafting Qualified Domestic Relations Orders.

Key Players in a Commercial Real Estate Transaction

November 4, 2014
» Commercial Real Estate » Purchase Agreements

Once you decide to buy commercial real estate, it’s important to assemble a solid team who can provide you with the knowledge and experience needed to help make a smooth transaction. For a successful purchase, a tentative buyer should find a broker, attorney, accountant and loan officer they trust and can work well with from […]

When is an IRA not an IRA?

October 20, 2014
By: Christopher J. Burns
» IRAs » Wills & Trusts Agreements

The unanimous United States Supreme Court decision in Clark v. Rameker affirmed that funds from inherited IRAs were not protected from bankruptcy creditors. Estate, trust and probate attorney Christopher J. Burns and Kiley Henry detail the decision in their article, “When is an IRA not an IRA?” and discuss what attorneys and other advisors should […]

Spending Patterns and Resulting Effects on Spousal Maintenance

September 8, 2014
By: Melissa J. Nilsson , William F. Forsyth
» Divorce Settlements » Spousal Maintenance

Melissa Nilsson and William Forsyth have some insight when it comes to spending with a spousal maintenance agreement in a family law article in Minnesota Lawyer™. Spousal maintenance is a tough issue for many reasons and individual spending patterns can make it even more challenging. Read more at Spending Patterns and Resulting Effects on Spousal […]