Monthly Archives: January 2014

Minnesota Business Filings: Identical Names and Trademark Implications

The Minnesota Secretary of State recently released business filing statistics for 2013.  The total number of filings for 2013 was 58,260, down about 3% from 2012.  Other statistics from 2013: Of all Minnesota Limited Liability Companies and Minnesota Business Corporations … Continue reading

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Minnesota Sales and Use Tax on Storage and Warehousing Services

The Minnesota Department of Revenue recently issued “Fact Sheet Number 178” addressing the imposition of Sales and Use Tax on Storage and Warehousing Services. Businesses using outside services should become very familiar with this new tax. The greatest impact will … Continue reading

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J. Scott Wood Named to Equity Partnership at Foley & Mansfield

Foley & Mansfield is pleased to announce that the firm has further strengthened its senior team with the addition of attorney J. Scott Wood to its equity partnership. Wood joined the firm’s Oakland office in early 2007, subsequently founding its … Continue reading

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Foley & Mansfield Elects Two to Partnership

 Foley & Mansfield today announced that two attorneys have been elected to the partnership. Holly E. Acevedo (Los Angeles) and Elizabeth Sorenson Brotten (Minneapolis) have been associate attorneys with the firm, with a focus in toxic and mass tort litigation. … Continue reading

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