Sigman Janssen Legal Blog

Sigman Janssen Takes on Wisconsin Recreational Immunity Overreach

March 30, 2015

The Wisconsin Recreational Immunity statute was enacted to encourage landowners to open their lands to the public to permit recreational activities.  Since it’s enactment a series of Court of Appeals and Supreme Court decisions have widened it’s scope. The first push was to expand it’s application to landowners regardless of whether they opened their land […] Read more »

Wisconsin Reporting a Strong and Growing Real Estate Market

February 20, 2014

A strong real estate market is a sign of a strong economy. And while much of the United States is struggling to recover from a recession, Wisconsin is seeing signs of economic improvement through increasing real estate sales over the past year. The Wisconsin Realtors Association recently reported that both sales and prices for homes […] Read more »

Beware, New Scam Targeting Wisconsinites

February 14, 2014

From the Milwaukee Journal: Deed Scam Tricks New Homeowners Into Buying Useless Documents Scammers doing business under multiple names — including Record Transfer Services — are soliciting consumers nationwide who conducted recent real estate transactions. The company tries to trick people into paying more than $80 for useless property records, including deeds that they can […] Read more »