Merger Announcement!

By |2019-02-05T19:02:50+00:00February 5th, 2019|Business Law, Estate Administration, Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Administration, Real Estate|

Dear Friends, Family, Colleagues, and Clients, We are proud to announce the merger of our two law firms, Rochford & Langins, LLC and Schreiber and Jarstad. Under the new firm name of Rochford Langins Jarstad LLC, our lawyers and staff will be combining their knowledge and talents into one powerful team of advocates. Our offices [...]

Why Should I Create a LLC, Limited Partnership, or S-Corporation?

By |2018-01-26T02:52:33+00:00January 26th, 2018|Business Law|

Perhaps you have recently purchased some investment property. Or maybe you have been running a side business for years. If you have ever wondered whether it would be worth it to incorporate your business by creating a LLC, limited partnership, or S-corporation, read on! Asset protection. LLCs, Limited Partnerships and S-Corporations offer liability protection. This [...]

Asset Protection Planning: The use of LLCs in Estate Planning

By |2016-11-22T17:21:02+00:00February 13th, 2015|Business Law, Estate Planning, Real Estate|

Most business owners are looking for additional liability protection when establishing their estate plan. They are typically fearful of an employee or customer suing for more than their insurance will allow for, or piercing the corporate veil and then coming after the owner’s personal assets. A revocable living trust is a great tool for incapacity, [...]

In the News: How does Minnesota’s new Limited Liability Company Act affect my business in Southeastern Minnesota?

By |2016-10-02T14:26:04+00:00October 14th, 2014|Business Law|

First a brief overview. Governor Mark Dayton signed into law the Minnesota Revised Uniform Limited Liability Company Act (the “Act”) on April 8, 2014. The Act became effective on August 1, 2015, for all LLCs formed on or after that date. Minnesota LLCs in existence on July 31, 2015, remain governed by the present Minnesota [...]