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Farm Bankruptcies in Wisconsin

According to the American Farm Bureau Federation, Wisconsin currently leads the nation in farm bankruptcies. Western Wisconsin has been hit particularly hard, with 39 new Chapter 12 bankruptcies in 2020. Smaller Wisconsin farms have faced the most trouble due to the present competition of concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs). This intense competition followed by the onset of… Continue reading Farm Bankruptcies in Wisconsin

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Options for a business facing an anticipatory contract breach

One of the most aggravating and potentially costly situations for a Wisconsin business is one in which it confronts a party to a contract that indicates it has no intention of satisfying its obligations under the agreement. These are a number of essential elements to an anticipatory breach of contract that a business needs to… Continue reading Options for a business facing an anticipatory contract breach

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Options to convey inheritance to beneficiaries

Estate planning is one of the more important tasks undertaken by residents of Wisconsin. A key consideration is the manner in which your designated adult beneficiaries will receive the assets intended for them. There are three frequently used methods through which adult beneficiaries can be paid their inheritances: Leave property outright to beneficiaries Leave assets… Continue reading Options to convey inheritance to beneficiaries

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