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Vol. 57, No. 8 September 2000

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Building a New Foundation: Torts, Contracts, and the Economic Loss Doctrine

A new state statute doesn't resolve all of the gray areas, but it does simplify the economic loss doctrine, reduce vagueness, and eschew the confusing "merchant" approach.

By Daniel S. Kleinberger, Linda J. Rusch and Alan I. Silver

Changes in the Wind: Revised UCC Article 9

For 30 years, transactional attorneys have sailed through the same familiar waters of UCC Article 9. Be prepared to navigate the changes on the horizon for 2001.

By Gene W. Hennig

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President's Page: Legal Services Funding
Government and lawyers both share a responsibility to ensure access to justice for all individuals. The Bar's new president outlines what the MSBA will do in the coming months.
by Kent A. Gernander

Professional Responsibility: Multidisciplinary Practice: One Year Later
One year, several votes, stacks of papers, and a million lively discussions later, the Lawyers Board director revisits the issue of MDP organizations.
by Edward J. Cleary

Lawyer at Large: Cross-Border Practice
Packers/Vikings, Gophers/Badgers ... You enter a different world each time you cross that eastern border. Just make sure you don't confuse Minnesota law with Wisconsin law.
by Theresa L. Schulz

Essay: Abraham Lincoln: A Genius for Friendship
Lincoln wasn't just our greatest president; he was our greatest lawyer, according to two Minnesota attorneys who share their two cents' worth.
by John H. Hinderaker and Scott W. Johnson


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