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On Thursday morning, news broke that the crown jewel of Minnesota’s microdistillery industry, Tattersall Distilling (which happens to be my client) was expanding and opening a “destination distillery”…in River Falls, Wisconsin. Why Wisconsin and not Minnesota? The answer, unfortunately, that …

Thoughts on Minnesota Liquor Laws, Justice & Drew 3.19.21 Read More »

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On Tuesday night, the Minnesota Senate Civil Law and Data Practices Committee took up SF 359. SF 359, authored by Senator Andrew Mathews, is a parallel bill to HF 556, introduced by Rep. Shane Mekeland, which is the 2021 version …

Inverse Condemnation Expansion Bill Passes 1st Hurdle in Minnesota Senate Read More »

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Tuesday morning I was on air with Justice & Drew following another flash of the “bat signal.” This time we talked about the latest developments in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the officer charged in the death of George Floyd; …

Thoughts on the Derek Chauvin Trial, Day 1, Justice & Drew, 3.9.21 Read More »

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This past Friday I called in to Justice & Drew to discuss our lawsuit filed this past Monday on behalf of 27 restaurants against Governor Walz and the Governor’s almost immediate reaction to it; namely, by announcing, an hour after …

Walz Cries “Uncle” After Lawsuit Filed, Reopens Bars and Restaurants, Justice & Drew, 1.8.21 Read More »

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A replica of “Little Boy” sits in the bomb bay of the Enola Gay while on display at the Smithsonian Air & Space Museum, Washington, D.C., 1995 In the wake of Governor Walz’ latest decision to extend his prohibition on …

Readying for Battle Read More »

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This past Wednesday and Friday I called in to Justice & Drew to discuss the State of Texas’ lawsuit against the States of Pennsylvania, Georgia, Wisconsin and Michigan, filed in the U.S. Supreme Court and seeking to invalidate the defendant …

“Denied For Lack of Standing”: SCOTUS Rules on Texas v. Pennsylvania, Justice & Drew 12/9 & 12/11 Read More »

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Friday morning I was honored to sit in as the “in studio guest” during Hours 2 and 3 of Justice & Drew. In Hour 2, we discussed the ongoing legal battles taking place in the States of Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Georgia, …

ICYMI: Election Lawsuits and More, Justice & Drew, 11.13.20 Read More »

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I recently appeared as a guest on Julie Keyes’ “Poised for Exit” podcast to talk about some forced exits from a business where there was no clear exit strategy. We talked about “Texas Shootout” clauses as well as statutory actions …

Exiting a Business the Hard Way: Horror Stories from a Business Lawyer Read More »

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I spoke with Justice & Drew Thursday morning to discuss the aftermath of the 2020 Presidential election, specifically the Trump campaign’s filing legal challenges in several states due to irregularities in the counting of ballots. You can listen to our …

ICYMI: Assessing the Legal Battles in the Presidential Race, Justice & Drew, 11.5.20 Read More »

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Wednesday morning I was on air with Justice & Drew following another flash of the “bat signal.” This time we talked about the latest developments in the trial of the officers charged in the death of George Floyd; namely, the …

The Latest in the George Floyd Matter and Thoughts on the Barrett Confirmation Hearings, Justice & Drew, 10.14.20 Read More »

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