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Power of Attorney in Minnesota

Power of Attorney in Minnesota – Don’t Do This…

What is a Power of Attorney in Minnesota?  A power of attorney in Minnesota depends on the powers granted.  For this reason, please consider the following: What is a financial power of attorney in Minnesota? A financial power of attorney is a legal document which allows the drafter (commonly known as the “principal”) to name […]

Work Comp Benefits in Minnesota

Work Comp Benefits in Minnesota – 4 easy categories!

There are four types of work comp benefits in Minnesota.  They include: 1.  Wage Loss 2.  Rehabilitation 3.  Disability 4.  Medical. That said, if everybody was as happy as the couple in the picture to your right, then these benefits would always be paid by your former employer. Unfortunately, that doesn’t always happen, which is […]

Unemployment for the First Time in Minnesota

Unemployment for the First Time in Minnesota

Are you filing for unemployment for the first time in Minnesota?  Good!  Really, this is a process you do not want to engage on a regular basis. On the other hand, do not be discouraged or frightened by the process for seeking benefits. Instead, look at it this way – you are doing the right […]

Unemployment Seasonal Employees

Unemployment Seasonal Employees

Recently, Minnesota rendered a decision about unemployment seasonal employees.  In a case called McNeilly v. Dept. of Employment, 778 N.W. 2d 707, a Seasonal Employee was laid off for lack of work and deemed ineligible for unemployment benefits. Although this case was decided in favor of the employer, it is important to note that the […]

Unemployment Revenue Recapture for Minnesota

Unemployment Revenue Recapture for Minnesota – Say What?

Unemployment revenue recapture for Minnesota is a somewhat of a new process.  Generally, you will receive notice by mail that the unemployment office in Minnesota is using help from the Department of Revenue to collect an unemployment overpayment. In other words, the unemployment office is trying to use your tax return to collect moneymfrom you […]

Minnesota Unemployment Laws

Minnesota Unemployment Laws

You are right, there are a lot of Minnesota Unemployment laws that impact your rights, an appeal, and how you go about collecting unemployment. That said, this law office focuses on these rules and can help you figure out what likely feels overwhelming. Where can you find Minnesota Unemployment Laws? Minnesota unemployment laws are provided […]

MN Unemployment Appeal

MN Unemployment Appeal – What should I do?

  The MN Unemployment Appeal process can be divided into four parts or levels.  What are the different levels of an unemployment appeal in Minnesota?  Well, this law office is glad you asked.   For your reading pleasure, each of the different unemployment appeal levels are described below. Do not despair if you do not […]

unemployment in minnesota for military

Unemployment in Minnesota for Military

So, you are wondering whether there is unemployment in Minnesota for military folks.  First, thank you for serving.  Being prior military too and catering to Veterans with disabilities, this issue hits home. What have you heard about unemployment in Minnesota for military? As you likely know, Minnesota does not necessarily favor military past and present.  […]