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Forman Co-Presented A CLE on TROs and Injunctions

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On May 11, 2011 Jamie Forman co-presented a CLE program entitled “TROs and Injunctions: A Practical Guide to Bringing and Defending Them in MN State and Federal Court”. The program focused on issues that commonly occur ...

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Court Grants Employer a Temporary Injunction in Non-Compete Agreement Dispute Despite Arbitration Clause

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On May 3, 2011, the federal district court of Minnesota in RSM McGladrey v. Peter Epp, et al., reaffirmed the notion that a court may issue a temporary injunction in a non-compete agreement dispute even if the agreement ...

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Independent Contractor Agreements: Are They Worth the Risk??

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Download pdf of this article Jeffrey B. Oberman Oberman Thompson & Segal, LLC One Financial Plaza 120 South Sixth Street, Suite 850 Minneapolis, MN  55402 Telephone: ...

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Minnesota Court of Appeals “Pierces the Corporate Veil” of a Single Member LLC

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This is a case that may give small businesses pause, especially businesses with only one employee.  In SCA License Corporation v. Steve Hackbarth a/k/a Steven Hackbarth d/b/a/ Hackbarth Roofing, the Minnesota Court of ...

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No Benefits, Vacation Time or Withholdings = Employee

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No Benefits, Vacation Time or Withholdings = Employee Even though you may not provide your workers with benefits, or withhold any taxes from their paychecks, they may still be considered your employees. In a recent ...

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Employers Must Make a Reasonable Accommodation for Religious Beliefs or Show That an Accommodation will Cause an Undue Hardship

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Employers Must Make a Reasonable Accommodation for Religious Beliefs or Show That an Accommodation will Cause an Undue Hardship In Maroko v. Werner Enterprises, Inc., Yabesh Maroko, a devout Seventh-Day Adventist, brought a ...

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“Do you take this man to be your lawfully wedded husband?”

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The Minnesota Supreme Court decided an interesting case earlier this month. In LeAnn Taylor v. LSI Corporation of America, LeAnn Taylor sued LSI for “marital status discrimination,” under the Minnesota Human Rights Act. ...

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Written Contracts: Do I really need one?

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How many times have we all heard someone say, “make sure you get it in writing!” While certain types of oral contracts can be enforceable, “getting it in writing” is a good idea whether you are dealing with ...

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Forman Hosts a Discussion on Time and Crisis Management

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On November 11, 2010 Jamie Forman hosted a discussion on time and crisis management at the Solo/Small Firm Lunch. The event was held at William Mitchell College of Law.

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Executive and Other Employment Agreements

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Download pdf of this article Prepared and Presented by Jeffrey B. Oberman Oberman Thompson & Segal, LLC One Financial Plaza 120 South Sixth Street, Suite 850 Minneapolis, MN  55402 Telephone:  ...

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