Minnesota Lawyer: Small Firms in Mix for Corporate Work

March 2013

Fafinski Mark & Johnson client Snap Fitness discusses the many advantages to working with smaller law firms such as FMJ in a recent Minnesota Lawyer article. “What I am looking for is the highest quality in the most cost-effective manner,” said Ali McElroy, general counsel at Snap Fitness, a Twin Cities-based fitness club company. The smaller… Read more >

Finance & Commerce: Top 10 Things to do Before Starting a Business

November 2012

In this Finance & Commerce article, corporate attorney Pat Shriver writes about 10 things every entrepreneur should do before starting a business. “#1. Form a business entity. Using a corporation or limited liability company isn’t something that should wait until your business becomes successful. Forming a business will protect the personal assets of the owners and… Read more >

Upsize Minnesota: When Mental Health Issues Arise, Here’s how to Comply with the ADA

November 2012

As more employees are diagnosed and treated for mental health disabilities such as ADHD and autism, the practical application of the ADA can be difficult because, unlike physical disabilities, mental health disabilities are not visible or easily identifiable. “In many cases, an employee verbally and informally discloses a physical or mental condition to a supervisor… Read more >