The Law of Unintended Consequences: Bar and Retail Store Owners Continue to Grapple with the Effects of Equality Legislation

(The following article was published in the Spring 2018 issue of Proof, a magazine published by the Minnesota Licensed Beverage Association) Lawmakers and business owners do not always see eye to eye when it comes to progressive legislation. Where lawmakers are likely to see efforts to promote equality and fairness, business owners may see red […]

Limiting Your Exposure to Drive-By Lawsuits

(The following article was published in the January/February 2017 issue of Proof, a magazine published by the Minnesota Licensed Beverage Association) During the last several years, hundreds of Minnesota businesses have fallen victim to “drive-by” lawsuits. The name pretty much sums it up: A disabled person or his/her lawyer drives through commercial districts looking for […]