Tag: small business

For the third consecutive year, I had the pleasure of teaching law students for a week at the University of Wisconsin Law School, my alma mater. I taught the Lawyering Skills Class’s small business week. The purpose of the class is for students to learn “real world” skills from practicing attorneys. We create simulated facts...

The Corporate Transparency Act (CTA), effective January 1, 2024, imposes reporting requirements on small businesses, their owners, and those involved in creating LLCs, corporations, and other small businesses. Details about the CTA’s purpose, requirements, and deadlines are below. If you’d like assistance understanding how the CTA will affect you or your business, please schedule an...

Wisconsin updated its laws related to limited liability companies and other entities effective on January 1, 2023. The new Wisconsin Uniform Limited Liability Company Law (the “New LLC Law”) incorporated major changes to LLC law and now automatically applies to any LLC (a) formed after January 1, 2023 and (b) any LLC formed on or...

We started She Stands Tall in 2017 because I thought that learning what, how, and why female entrepreneurs do their thing would be inspiring, educational, and fun. Fortunately, over 50 women who own Milwaukee-area businesses of all sizes agreed to tell their stories to rooms full of strangers. What a ride it has been! We’ve...