Four FMJ Attorneys Named to “Who’s Who Legal: Transport 2017” List

February 2017

Robert R. Fafinski, Jr. (Shareholder & CEO), Kevin J. Johnson (Shareholder), James T. Gladen III (Shareholder), and Heather J. Halverson (Shareholder), were named to the “Who’s Who Legal: Transport 2017” list for Aviation Finance. All four attorneys are members of FMJ’s Transportation & Logistics practice group. Nominees for the list were selected based upon comprehensive,… Read more >

FMJ’s Year-End Employment Law Update

December 2016

The following is a recap of significant developments in employment laws in 2016. Please feel free to contact FMJ’s HR and Employment Team for advice or assistance. Hold on White Collar Wage and Hour Law Changes Earlier this year, the U.S. Department of Labor passed a final rule to increase the salary threshold from $455/week… Read more >

FMJ Expands Trusts & Estates Practice with Attorney Karen Schlotthauer

November 2016

We are pleased to announce that attorney Karen Schlotthauer has joined our Eden Prairie office as Senior Counsel in our Trusts & Estates practice group. Schlotthauer will continue her practice of counseling clients on all aspects of estate planning. Fafinski Mark & Johnson serves local, national and international clients in 14 primary practice areas: Agriculture, Aviation,… Read more >

Changes to Estate Tax Exemptions 2017

November 2016

Annual Exclusion for Gifts As of January 1, 2017 the annual exclusion amount for gifts will stay at $14,000. This means that individuals can gift up to $14,000 to any person without incurring a gift tax or having to make any required filing. The amount in excess of the $14,000 will simply reduce the federal… Read more >