March 20, 2020 John C. Beatty, Gregory J. Griffiths, David Pederson, Hilary R. Stonelake-Curtis

Families First Coronavirus Response Act

Dunlap Seeger Attorneys Greg Griffiths, Dave Pederson, Hilary Stonelake-Curtis and John Beatty host a webinar on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act and its impact on businesses and employees. This is the second webinar led by the Dunlap Seeger team, the first reviewed the basics of unemployment insurance.

July 22, 2019 Dunlap Seeger

Legal Considerations When Growing a Business

Learn about the legal necessities of expanding your business from a Rochester business and employment law firm. Southeastern Minnesota is expected to see a significant increase in the workforce in the near future. Rochester’s Destination Medical Center itself is expected to increase the local economy by about 35,000 jobs. In September, the Southeast Minnesota Index of Leading Economic Indicators forecast increased business opportunities in the area. Local businesses who have worked hard to secure some financial stability may seek to More +

May 22, 2019 Dunlap Seeger

A Good Succession Plan Soothes the Way for Continued Business Success

According to an article published in the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, there are 5.5 million family-owned businesses in the United States which generate approximately 57 percent of the nation’s gross domestic product. Succession planning, while important for any company, is absolutely critical for a family-owned business. Family businesses “have the most to lose” when an experienced and seasoned leader steps down and there is no business succession plan in place to guide the next generation of leaders. While around 30 percent More +

March 22, 2019 Robert G. Benner

A Minnesota LLC is a Popular Business Entity for Smaller Size Companies

An article in Forbes magazine highlights the fact that, in years past, once an individual outgrew a proprietorship, he or she formed a corporation. Today, “limited liability companies (LLCs) are the new normal.” When it comes to business formation in Minnesota, LLCs are-as elsewhere in the nation-an increasingly popular type of business entity. Entrepreneur Magazine reports that the popularity of LLCs is due to two factors. First, LLCs offer businesses the organizational simplicity and flexibility of a partnership. Second, they also offer More +

February 05, 2015 Dunlap Seeger

Over $1 Trillion in Tech Industry Merger and Acquisition Deals in 2014

Merger and acquisition deals brought big business in 2014 and are projected to continue to grow in 2015. Merger and acquisition deals in the tech industry were booming in 2014 and are projected to continue to grow through 2015. These findings were reported by Mooreland Partners, a leading independent investment bank that focuses on merger and acquisition services. The report was based on the review of 4,186 transactions that spanned the globe during 2014. The reported 4,186 deals represent a More +