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17 Aug

Amendment to Water Ski Spotter Requirements in Wisconsin Pending in WI Legislature

The Wisconsin legislature is considering a change to the water ski spotter requirements for motorboat operators pulling a person on skis, aquaplanes, or similar devices. The existing Wisconsin law requires…

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10 May

Providing For After-Born Children: Along With Advances in Science Comes Clarification in Laws

In Wisconsin, as in many other states, offspring conceived at the time of a parent’s death, subsequently born alive, and surviving for at least 120 hours past birth, are included in Wisconsin’s definition…

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18 Apr

State Bar of Wisconsin Calls For Legal Service Funding To Be Restored

April 18, 2013

In any civil matter heard by the court system, such as a Wisconsin personal injury lawsuit, whether or not an individual has legal representation could have a drastic effect on…

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04 Mar

Wisconsin Authorization for Final Disposition: Planning Your Own Funeral

According to a 2007 AARP survey, only 23% of people over the age of 50 had prepaid at least a portion of funeral or burial expenses for themselves or someone else. For many people, the act of prepaying…

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