• Property Damage And Car Accidentswww.lawtoncates.com/blog/property-damage-and-car-accidents If you have been in a car accident, one of the issues you have to deal with is your car. Is it totaled, who is going to pay for it to be repaired, and what are you supposed to drive in the meantime? These questions arise commonly, and your insurance company tends to answer these questions in a manner that best suits them. The law provides you with specific rights that protect you and are designed to put you back to where you were financially just before the accident.
  • Probation Revocationwww.lawtoncates.com/blog/probation-revocation Attorney David Stegall blogs about the rules and procedures of a revocation hearing. This blog is useful for anyone on probation because, as Dave talks about, many people on probation do not realize that they have the right to legal representation.
  • Police Deception In Interrogationswww.lawtoncates.com/blog/police-deception-in-interrogations Attorney David Stegall blogs about what happens if someone is arrested and the rights that they have. He talks about a specific case, State v. Lemoine and what happened during that interrogation. He talks about police coercion and what you should do and shouldn't do if you are ever in this type of a situation.
  • Pets In Divorcewww.lawtoncates.com/blog/pets-in-divorce An Attorney talks about the trouble with pets in divorces. Who is going to get "custody" of the family pet is becoming a growing issue as people see their pets as part of the family.
  • Per Diem, The Golden Rule And Sunshine…www.lawtoncates.com/blog/per-diem-the-golden-rule-and-sunshine What do these three terms have to do with each other and more importantly, you if you have been injured by someone else’s negligence? In Wisconsin, a lot.
  • Immigration Consequences Of An Owi/dui/dwi Convictionwww.lawtoncates.com/blog/owi-dui-dwi Published: May 25, 2017 Attorney Sarjo Barrow explains the immigration consequences of an OWI conviction.
  • Owi Case Update-- Collateral Attackwww.lawtoncates.com/blog/owi-case-update-collateral-attack
  • New Insurance Law Is Bad For Consumers And Driverswww.lawtoncates.com/blog/new-insurance-law-is-bad-for-consumers-and-drivers-1 On Tuesday, April 12, Governor Walker signed legislation that got rid of earlier increases in mandatory auto insurance coverage. This bill, dubbed “Truth in Automobile Insurance,” which sounds dry compared to the controversy in Wisconsin over the past few months, could have huge impacts on drivers and families who are involved in car accidents.
  • National Teen Driver Safety Week:time To Review Safetywww.lawtoncates.com/blog/national-teen-driver-safety-week Published: October 24, 2019 By: Attorney Terrence M. Polich
  • Motorcycle Accidentswww.lawtoncates.com/blog/motorcycle-accidents Published: May 15, 2019 Looking for a Wisconsin motorcycle accident attorney?
  • Missouri V. Mcneely (owi)www.lawtoncates.com/blog/mcneely-blog Attorney David Stegall blogs about a case that could have a significant impact on current and future OWI investigations. Missouri v. McNeely is a Supreme Court case that was recently decided and could greatly influence OWI cases from here on out. This is important information for anyone that currently has an OWI case pending or for anyone that may get one in the future.
  • Malpractice Mythswww.lawtoncates.com/blog/malpractice-myths A lot of misinformation is being spread about malpractice and the need for tort reform to protect doctors. Some of the popular myths are that patients file frivolous claims, that the threat of malpractice is driving doctors away from the practice, and that malpractice claims drive up the cost of health care. In Wisconsin, there is a special law that protects doctors, providing special rules on damages and on who pays them. All medical negligence claims must be brought under chapter 655. As this article will show the popular myths have no validity, and doctors are well taken care of here.
  • Make The Cut: Keep Your Resume Off The “needs Further Review” Or “no” Pilewww.lawtoncates.com/blog/make-the-cut-keep-your-resume-off-the-201cneeds-further-review201d-or-201cno201d-pile Looking for a job? Want tips on how to get your resume noticed by prospective employers? This blog provides ideas you should consider.
  • Leveling The Playing Field In Injury Caseswww.lawtoncates.com/blog/leveling-the-playing-field-in-injury-cases If you have been hurt in an accident there are many things you are worried about. You are worried about your medical bills, your job, and how you are going to pay your household expenses while you are off work. The insurance companies know you are worried, and they know that the more pressure you are under the more likely you are to settle your case before you know the extent of your injuries.
  • Legal Separation Versus Divorce In Wisconsinwww.lawtoncates.com/blog/legal-separation-versus-divorce-in-wisconsin-1 Lawton & Cates blogs about the two options that are available for spouses who wish to separate. These include legal separation and divorce. In this blog, she compares the two in order to help you understand which would be most beneficial for you.
  • Kraft Workers Successful In Wage Claim Class Actionwww.lawtoncates.com/blog/kraft-workers-successful-in-wage-claim-class-action Production workers at the Kraft foods plant in Madison, Wisconsin are required to wear protective gear and clothing to ensure sanitary conditions. They are not allowed to take these items home, and since 1985 Kraft has not paid its workers for the time it takes to get to these items, put them on and take them off.
  • Know How To Use, Clean And Store Your Grill Properlywww.lawtoncates.com/blog/know-how-to-use-clean-and-store-your-grill-properly You might be surprised at what you don't know about the proper use and storage of your grill. Take a second to review this list of precautions and prevent a grill or propane fire from ruining your summer fun.
  • Jury Awards Damages Against Student Loan Servicer For Credit Reporting Violations.www.lawtoncates.com/blog/jury-awards-damages-against-student-loan-servicer-for-credit-reporting-violations Published: January 23, 2020 By Attorney Briane Pagel
  • Jensen Casewww.lawtoncates.com/blog/jensen-case-1 Attorney David Stegall blogs about the Jensen case, where a man was convicted of murdering his wife. The conviction has recently been appealed on the grounds that his wife actually may have committed suicide and framed her husband.
  • It Can Wait #xwww.lawtoncates.com/blog/it-can-wait-x The It Can Wait campaign is the newest widespread effort against texting and driving. It allows you to pause the conversation until you are done driving.