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LGN hosts reception with Saint Paul Mayor-elect Melvin Carter

Lockridge Grindal Nauen hosted an intimate reception honoring Saint Paul Mayor-Elect Melvin Carter last week. Mayor-Elect Carter spoke about his vision for the future of Saint Paul, the challenges the city faces, and his plans to tackle those challenges. Mayor-Elect Carter will be sworn in January 2, 2018.

Dec 27, 2017|

LGN partners with FamilyWise to adopt a family in need

For the 9th year in a row, Lockridge Grindal Nauen has partnered with FamilyWise, an organization dedicated to strengthening families by promoting the safety, stability, and well-being of children, to adopt a family in need for the holidays. FamilyWise began in 1976 and has expanded over the years to offer a comprehensive array of family strengthening programs to help families […]

Dec 24, 2017|

Brian Clark presents with 3M, DOJ attorneys as part of MSBA e-Discovery Panel

LGN attorney Brian Clark recently served on a panel with 3M Senior Counsel David Ernst and Senior Litigator Counsel for the United States Department of Justice, Antitrust Division Tracy Greer

The panel was part of a CLE organized by the Minnesota State Bar Association’s Antitrust Law Section. The CLE, E-Discovery & Antitrust Investigations: A Perspective from the Government, In-House and Outside […]

Dec 13, 2017|

Rob Shelquist speaks at Louisiana State Bar Association Complex Litigation Symposium

LGN Partner Robert Shelquist spoke at the Louisiana State Bar Association’s 17th Annual Class Action/Complex Litigation Symposium on Friday November 10th in New Orleans. He participated in a panel focusing on preemption issues in class action cases. Former Solicitor General of the United States Ken Starr and Richard Arsenault also spoke at the Symposium. Mr. Shelquist frequently speaks on […]

Nov 10, 2017|

Scott Moriarity talks copyright law at Minneapolis Community and Technical College

LGN attorney Scott Moriarity spoke at Minneapolis Community and Technical College last week to a class of “creative freelance” business students. The topic of his presentation was copyright law and best practices for creative professionals to protect and market their copyrightable work product. Mr. Moriarity represents a variety of creative professionals as part of LGN’s Intellectual Property practice and […]

Nov 10, 2017|

LGN supports Cardozo Society Dinner

Lockridge Grindal Nauen proudly supported the Twin Cities Cardozo Society’s 18th Annual Dinner on November 2nd. LGN Partner Charlie Nauen and LGN Associate Rick Linsk serve on the steering committee for The Cardozo Society, which is a group of Jewish attorneys, judges and law students who work to serve the community and advance the mission of the Saint […]

Nov 9, 2017|

LGN partner Joe Bruckner to moderate American Antitrust Institute panel on Antitrust in the Agriculture Industry

LGN partner Joe Bruckner will moderate a panel of experts and practitioners on “Antitrust Issues In Private Enforcement Actions Against Agricultural Industries” at the American Antitrust Institute’s 11th Annual Private Antitrust Enforcement Conference, which will take place on November 7, 2017 in Washington D.C.

The panel will review recent private enforcement actions against agricultural industries, address challenges in such cases, and […]

Oct 20, 2017|

Joe Bruckner to lead discussion at Cambridge Antitrust Litigation Forum

LGN partner Joe Bruckner will moderate a panel of experts and practitioners on “Antitrust Issues In Private Enforcement Actions Against Agricultural Industries” at the American Antitrust Institute’s 11th Annual Private Antitrust Enforcement Conference, which will take place on November 7, 2017 in Washington D.C.

The panel will review recent private enforcement actions against agricultural industries, address challenges in […]

Oct 20, 2017|

Karen Hanson Riebel to speak at Equifax Data Breach Litigation Conference

LGN Partner Karen Hanson Riebel will speak as part of a panel at HarrisMartin’s Equifax Data Breach Litigation Conference on November 10. She and her fellow panelists will discuss damages to financial institutions resulting from the data breach.

Ms. Riebel has been on the forefront of international data breach litigation during the past several years, primarily representing financial institutions against […]

Oct 13, 2017|

Gregg Fishbein speaks on panel for HCBA Civil Litigation and Business and Securities Litigation Sections

LGN Partner Gregg Fishbein participated on the panel discussion “Words of Wisdom: Lessons Learned and Practice Pointers from the Bar and Bench,” on September 28. He shared insights from more than 20 years litigating on behalf of shareholders in federal and state court with the Hennepin County Bar Association Civil Litigation and Business and Securities Litigation Section.

Fishbein is pictured […]

Oct 5, 2017|

Craig Davis Teaches Contracting Workshop

LGN attorney Craig Davis presented a “Contracting For Indirect Services And Indirect Materials Workshop” for the Twin Cities chapter of the Institute For Supply Management on September 21, 2017. His course included business and supply chain risks, pricing terms and conditions, and non-price terms and conditions.

Oct 1, 2017|

Brian Clark leads 3rd Annual Complex Litigation E-Discovery Forum

LGN attorney Brian Clark led last week’s Complex Litigation E-Discovery Forum (CLEF) at the Minneapolis Club, including leading a discussion regarding “Early Preservation Discussions & ESI Disclosures During Motions To Dismiss.” Clark was co-host of the invitation-only CLEF event, which he co-founded in 2015. It is a one-of-a-kind opportunity for complex-litigation attorneys to share experiences, lessons learned, and best […]

Sep 21, 2017|

Minnesota Supreme Court agrees with LGN, shareholders in Medtronic-Covidien tax inversion lawsuit

The Minnesota Supreme Court unanimously decided Wednesday that shareholders challenging the Medtronic-Covidien tax inversion could assert direct claims against Medtronic. Vern Vander Weide and Gregg Fishbein, along with Richard Lockridge and Kate Baxter-Kauf, represent the shareholders who are alleging that the inversion caused them to incur significant capital gains taxes and diluted their corporate ownership. The case will now go back to […]

Aug 18, 2017|

Yvonne Flaherty speaks at AAJ Mass Tort Seminar.

LGN partner Yvonne Flaherty spoke earlier this month as part of the American Association for Justice’s (AAJ) Mass Tort Best Practices Seminar in Boston, MA. Her session, entitled Mass Torts for the Masses, provided an overview of current mass tort cases and what attorneys can expect from these types of cases.

Ms. Flaherty focuses her practice on the representation of […]

Jul 31, 2017|

Former State Representative and longtime association executive join Lockridge Grindal Nauen’s North Dakota Government Relations Team.

Lockridge Grindal Nauen and Synergetic Endeavors are pleased to jointly announce two major additions to their growing North Dakota State Government Relations and Regulatory Affairs team today with the hiring of Blair Thoreson and Rudie Martinson.

A fixture at the North Dakota State Capitol for nearly two decades, Blair Thoreson served as a state representative for Fargo, ND (District […]

Jul 26, 2017|

LGN partner Joe Bruckner named to American Antitrust Institute Board of Directors.

Today, American Antitrust Institute (AAI) Board Chair Pamela Gilbert announced the addition of LGN Partner Joe Bruckner to the organizations Board of Directors.

“Joe’s decades of leadership in the antitrust bar and his thoughtful and collaborative approach to decision-making will be tremendous assets to AAI,” said Gilbert. “We are thrilled to have him join our Board.”

Mr. Bruckner leads Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P.’s […]

Jul 26, 2017|