Avoiding legal issues in hiring new employees

One area business owners often find challenging is the hiring process. Employment laws apply even in the application and hiring process. In the same way you can’t discriminate against someone for an unlawful reason after you hire them, you can’t do so before you hire them either. When it’s time to expand and bring people […]

Wait! Don’t Sign Another Lease Without Understanding the Fine Print

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Mitigating the Effects of Shareholder Disputes

One of the most challenging times for a business is when there’s a dispute between co-owners, business partners or co-shareholders. Depending on the way the ownership structure was originally formed, these kinds of disputes can become heated, expensive and time consuming. The disputes can be over a wide variety of topics. They might be over […]

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT EMPLOYMENT LAW

Employment law can be a thorny subject for employers. With the laws and regulations surrounding employment law changing frequently, it can be difficult to keep up. My employment law practice involves helping business owners with issues that they may have with their employees. This involves establishing good policies for a respectful workplace, counseling employers if […]

VAN TASSEL LAW FIRM CELEBRATES 4TH ANNIVERSARY, CHANGE OF VENUE

Fall is bringing many exciting changes at Van Tassel Law Firm! Not only are we celebrating four years of helping our business clients with their litigation and employment law needs, but we’re moving to boot! Join us for an open-house celebration and anniversary shindig on Monday, October 1 from 7 to 9 p.m. at our […]

DAWN VAN TASSEL NAMED TO MINNESOTA SUPER LAWYERS FOR FIFTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

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Firm founder Dawn Van Tassel has been named to the Minnesota list of Super Lawyers again in 2018.  She was also selected by her peers to receive this designation in 2017, 2016, 2015 and 2014, her first year of eligibility.  Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research […]

5 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT BUSINESS FORMATION

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MANAGING EMPLOYEES IN THE ERA OF #METOO

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