Kinnel “Up and Coming”

FOS congratulates shareholder Laurna Kinnel for being named one of the 2015 Up and Coming Lawyers by the Wisconsin Law Journal. Laurna will be honored at a September 30, 2015 dinner at the Harley-Davidson Museum. The Up and Coming Lawyers award honors the “rising stars of Wisconsin’s legal community,” according to the Wisconsin Law Journal..

Supreme Court Wisconsin Club For Growth Decision

FOS was part of the successful team representing a client in Two Unnamed Petitioners v. Peterson, the decision rendered by the Wisconsin Supreme Court on July 16, 2015 that ended a long-running John Doe investigation. FOS continues to represent the Wisconsin Club for Growth in state court litigation challenging the manner in which the investigation.

Are Fireworks Legal?

The answer is that it depends where you are. For example, the City of Milwaukee, by local ordinance, prohibits the sale and use of all fireworks, which is defined as any item that emits smoke, a bang or sparkle. These items are considered illegal and can carry a fine between $500 to $1,000. Further, the.