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What are your options to pay for long-term care?

Too often, people planning their estates focus on tax and asset-protection issues and overlook long-term health care needs. But the high cost of long-term care (LTC) can quickly devour resources you need to maintain your lifestyle during retirement and provide for your children or other heirs after your death. Here are a few insurance options […]

A tenancy-in-common interest can ease distribution of real estate

If your estate includes significant real estate investments, the manner in which you own these assets can have a dramatic effect on your estate plan. One versatile estate planning option to consider is tenancy-in-common (TIC) ownership. What is tenancy-in-common? A TIC interest is an undivided fractional interest in property. Rather than splitting the property into […]

No Shirt, No Shoes…No Mask? What Your Restaurant Needs to Know About Mask Policies and Vaccination Statuses

As the country’s hospitality industry continues to open up, we at MMB have been inundated with questions about mask policies and vaccination statuses. Specifically, in the face of a rising delta variant — but no state or federal mask mandates — restaurant owners want to know: can I have a mask policy, and if so, […]

What we learned

Last month I wrote about important issues to consider going forward from a financial standpoint. This month, I’ll focus on seven non-financial items I think we learned from the pandemic that we should take forward. 1. Multi-profit centers One thing that seems evident is that restaurants need to have numerous and varied profit centers. We […]

MMB Welcomes New Associate Heather Balgaard

Monroe Moxness Berg is pleased to announce that Heather Balgaard has joined the firm as an associate in the estate and trust practice. Heather’s practice is focused on representing individuals and closely held businesses in the areas of estate planning, succession planning, and wealth preservation including: wills, trusts, retirement planning, asset protection planning, business succession, […]

MMB Attorneys Selected to Minnesota’s “Super Lawyers” and “Rising Stars”

Monroe Moxness Berg is pleased to announce that four of our attorneys have been listed in Minnesota’s “Super Lawyers” and “Rising Stars” listings for 2021: Super Lawyers John Berg — Mergers & Acquisitions Rick Gibson — Mergers & Acquisitions Dennis Monroe — Mergers & Acquisitions Rising Stars Joshua Mason — Intellectual Property Super Lawyers selects […]

In a MREJ article Linda Cross and Daniel Jensen discuss the use of surveys in commercial real estate transactions

In the June issue of Minnesota Real Estate Journal, Linda Cross and Daniel Jensen take a closer look at surveys in their article “Benefits and uses of surveys in commercial transactions.” The authors consider the types of due diligence typically incorporated in a survey and the costs involved in obtaining a survey. They focus on […]