July 13, 2016

“How Clean Does the House Have to Be?” — Cont.

A Jury of One:  The Buyer “Two men were walking through the woods when a large bear walked out into the clearing no more than 50 feet in front of them. The first man dropped his backpack and dug out a pair of running shoes, then began to furiously attempt to lace them up as...
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Minnesota Realtors and the “Unauthorized Practice of Law”

Hire a Realtor, Get a Lawyer for Free! I don’t know about you, but I’d say that anyone who regularly negotiates, drafts, and amends real estate contracts — as every Minnesota Realtor does routinely —  is practicing law (and I’m a former corporate attorney!). And yet every state explicitly forbades the unauthorized practice of law, i.e.,...
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