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May 19, 2022

Jozwiak and Thome present at 2022 Upper Midwest Employment Law Institute

Christopher Jozwiak and Joni Thome will be presenting at the 2022 Upper Midwest Employment Law Institute (ELI), held on May 23rd and 24th as a hybrid in person/online event. ELI is the preeminent conference for employment lawyers and human resource professionals from across the upper Midwest to gather and discuss the latest developments in employment law. The Institute is one of the largest and best-attended conferences of its type in the country and provides employment professionals with up-to-date education and resources throughout the employment law field.

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May 04, 2022

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Apr 29, 2022

Baillon and Thome Named to 2022 Minnesota Lawyer’s POWER 30

Baillon Thome Jozwiak & Wanta LLP is proud to announce that firm partners Frances Baillon and Joni Thome were once again named to Minnesota Lawyer’s POWER 30 list.

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Apr 29, 2022

Thome Presents at 2022 Workers' Compensation Institute

Earlier this week, firm partner Joni Thome and workers’ compensation attorney Thomas Atkinson of Atkinson Gerber Law Office presented a seminar titled “Employment Claims to Watch Out for and Consult with an Employment Lawyer About” at the 2022 Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Institute.

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Mar 17, 2022

Baillon Presents at MDLA Employment Law Committee Meeting

Yesterday, firm partner Frances Baillon presented at the Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association (MDLA) Employment Law Committee meeting alongside Phil Kitzer of Kitzer Rochel PLLP. Baillon and Kitzer discussed developments in recent case law and examined how these changes affect employee-side pleadings, litigation, and case value.

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Jan 25, 2022

Baillon Moderates CLE Presentation on Lack of Diversity in Law Firms

Today, firm partner Frances Baillon moderated a CLE presentation titled “Diversity in law firms – Why it is lacking and strategies to address it”. Panelist included Jenny Gassman-Pines of Greene Espel PLLP, Melissa Muro LaMere of Maslon LLP, and Rick Petry of Mitchell Hamline School of Law. The knowledgeable panelists spoke of their own experiences and insights while addressing the reasons and potential solutions concerning the lack of diversity in the legal profession.

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Oct 26, 2021

Scott Moriarity Sues on Behalf of Former RSM US Wealth Management Employee Alleging Whistleblower Retaliation

As reported in the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal on October 4, 2021, firm attorney Scott Moriarity filed a whistleblower lawsuit against RSM US Wealth Management. The lawsuit alleges that RSM fired the whistleblower for reporting her supervisor’s illegal attempt to trade on a deceased client’s account.