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Desk Reference, Wisconsin Attorney's
  • AK0003
  • 978-1-57862-304-4

1492+ pp.; 5th ed. 2015-2016
2 volume set

Essential information on a wide range of practice areas

The Wisconsin Attorney’s Desk Reference is a uniquely useful collection of actionable information on 11 practice areas and 35 topics grouped by related subject areas. Perfect as a primer, a refresher, or a starting point, the Desk Reference is designed to be an easy-to-use guide for any attorney who needs a quick answer to a question, or an introduction into an area of law.

What will you find inside?

  • Citations to statutes, cases, and other authorities
  • Definitions
  • Procedural steps
  • Examples

A lifesaver for the busy professional

In the Desk Reference, you’ll find that complicated procedures have been condensed into easy-to-follow outlines, with an emphasis on the procedures you must follow for success. You’ll also find substantive information to get you started, including the most important case and statutory citations to help save you hours of research time. Chapter introductions provide scope and additional resources.

Keeping you up-to-date

The 2015–16 supplement to the Wisconsin Attorney’s Desk Reference contains important recent legislation and court decisions, including:

  • New statutes of limitation for damages recovery
  • Recreation of Wisconsin’s Uniform Partnership Law
  • New immunity statutes for equine activities, placement of buoys or markers in waterways, and ski patrol members' duties
  • Wisconsin Supreme Court decision concerning parental rights to written TPR warnings
  • Legislative changes to unemployment insurance statutes
  • Provisions for pets in temporary restraining orders or injunctions

The supplement also reflects the latest developments in the following practice areas:

  • Fair Employment Act
  • Unemployment Insurance
  • Worker’s Compensation
  • Family or Medical Leave Act
  • Immigration Law
  • Appellate Procedure
  • Buying and Selling a Business
  • Organizing a Business
  • Litigation References and Resources
  • Costs Upon Frivolous Claims
  • Notice of Claim/Limitation of Liability
  • Settlement/Subrogation
  • Statutes of Limitation
  • Lemon Law Litigation
  • Bankruptcy
  • Creditor/Debtor Relations
  • Criminal Procedure
  • Probating an Estate
  • Guardianship
  • Medicaid Divestment
  • Independent Adoption
  • Divorce and Actions Affecting the Family
  • Termination of Parental Rights
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Copyright
  • Patent Law
  • Trade Secrets
  • Trademark Law
  • Construction Lien Law
  • Foreclosing a Land Contract
  • Foreclosing a Mortgage on Real Estate
  • Landlord/Tenant Law
  • Purchase and Sale of Real Property
  • Mental Health Act
  • Animal Law


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