Category Archives: O’Meara, Leer, Wagner & Kohl News

Minnesota Court of Appeals Rules Immunity Under Recreational Use Statute is Only for Landowners Opening Lands to Community at Large

In an opinion issued this morning, the Minnesota Court of Appeals ruled the immunities afforded to landowners under the recreational use statute (Minn. Stat. 604A.20 et seq.) are only available to those landowners who open their private lands to the … Continue reading

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Minnesota Supreme Court Affirms WCCA’s Strict Reading of the Statutory Provisions Concerning Rehabilitation Plans and Job Offers

On May 3, 2017, the Minnesota Supreme Court affirmed the Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Court of Appeals’ (WCCA) decision reversing a discontinuance of TTD based on a refusal to accept a job offer from the date-of-injury employer.  The court held that … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays from O’Meara Leer Wagner & Kohl!

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Minnesota Court of Appeals holds developer vicariously liable for design and construction defects under the Minnesota Common Interest Ownership Act

In one of the first appellate court decisions to address the scope and applicability of the implied warranties under the Minnesota Common Interest Ownership Act (MCIOA), the Minnesota Court of Appeals held a developer vicariously liable under the MCIOA for … Continue reading

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Attorneys O’Meara, Thornsjo and Leer Named 2016 SuperLawyers; McSherry Named Rising Star

O’Meara, Leer, Wagner and Kohl is proud to announce that three of the Firm’s shareholders –Shamus P. O’Meara, Timothy J. Leer and Dale O. Thornsjo – have once again been recognized as “Super Lawyers” by their peers in Minnesota.  Joining them this … Continue reading

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Mark J. Condon, March 25, 1949 – March 23, 2016

Our former colleague, Mark Condon, ended his lengthy battle with cancer and passed from this life to the next on March 23, 2016.  Our thoughts and prayers are with his wife Janet, daughters Kelly and Katie, his grandchildren, and other … Continue reading

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Wishing You Happy Holidays from O’Meara Leer Wagner & Kohl

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Pandora’s-Inbox NLRB Changes Email Rules

See the article co-authored by Morgan Godfrey and Michael Burke regarding the National Labor Relations Board ruling on employees’ ability to use email to organize here.

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O’Meara Leer Wagner & Kohl Leads Effort to Ensure Promised Benefits for People With Disabilities and Their Families

O’Meara Leer Wagner & Kohl is proud to be leading efforts to ensure that millions of dollars in legislatively promised benefits are provided to people with disabilities to help them live and work in their own homes and communities close … Continue reading

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O’Meara Leer has a “Hockey Day Minnesota” State of Mind

O’Meara, Leer, Wagner & Kohl is proud to be a sponsor of Hockey Day Minnesota 2015.  This weekend’s event showcases youth hockey on a specially built refrigerated rink at Holman Field in Saint Paul televised to the Minnesota National Guard … Continue reading

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