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Through its Web site, Lynn Jackson offers a number of blogs tailored to the firm’s practice areas. These blogs are intended to provide useful information to our clients (and visitors) and are updated on a frequent basis. In some blogs, clients will be made aware of new developments in the law. Other blogs will provide practical advice on how to avoid certain pitfalls. The purpose of each blog is to provide content that offers real value to our clients and visitors. Please access any blog that may interest you within the Practice Group pages.

Tuesday, 08 September 2020
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What landlords should know about the CDC’s eviction moratorium

On September 4, 2020, the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a wide-sweeping eviction moratorium, which is effective through December 31, 2020. Unlike the now-expired CARES Act eviction moratorium that only impacted tenants in certain rental…
Thursday, 30 July 2020
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Tips for Safely Selling Your Motorcycle

It is that time of year again: the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Although the 80th anniversary of the Rally will be somewhat muted due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will still be plenty of motorcyclists looking to wheel and deal. With…
Friday, 26 June 2020
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Wire Fraud When You’re Wired to Close - Tips for Identifying and Avoiding Wire Fraud in Real Estate Transactions

You’ve finally found it – your dream home. This is the place where you are going to settle down, raise a family, and grow old with loved ones. The starter home you purchased when the market was low finally paid…
Thursday, 28 May 2020
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The Best-laid Plans of Mice and Men: When the Agreements Don’t Get Signed

In his poem “To a Mouse,” the great Scottish poet Robert Burns wrote: The best laid schemes o’ Mice an’ Men Gang aft agley[,]which has commonly been paraphrased as: “the best-laid plans of mice and men often go astray.”As a…
Tuesday, 26 May 2020
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COVID-19: GUIDANCE FOR SOUTH DAKOTA EMPLOYERS AS BUSINESSES REOPEN

With South Dakota COVID-19 cases still on the rise, employers and businesses around the state are making plans to get back to work or to determine what the new work environment will be and what it will look like. South…
Friday, 17 April 2020
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SOUTH DAKOTA COVID-19 REEMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE

As most employers know, unemployment compensation (called reemployment assistance (RA) in South Dakota) is a program providing temporary financial assistance for people who lose their job through no fault of their own. It is not available in the case where…
Wednesday, 15 April 2020
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Signing documents during COVID-19

During these times of national uncertainty, we want our former, current, and future clients to know that the attorneys at Lynn, Jackson, Shultz & Lebrun, P.C., are committed to serving our clients with any legal assistance they may need. The…
Thursday, 09 April 2020
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Buying, Selling, and Estate Planning while “Social Distancing”: Wheels in Motion Do Not Have to Screech to a Halt

The COVID-19 pandemic and “social distancing” is truly the one, and possibly the only, topic of discussion now. It blankets the news, all conversation, and of course your Facebook feed. The impact on society is undoubtedly one for the history…
Wednesday, 08 April 2020
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THOUGHTS FROM A WORKING-AT-HOME-ATTORNEY & MOM

COVID-19 has changed our entire way of living and working. In fact, as I sit here writing this post, I have one child on my lap eating an ice cream sandwich, another playing his 800th hour of Fortnite for the…
Wednesday, 01 April 2020
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Control, Access, and the Passing of Your Digital-Self upon Death

When it comes to estate planning and the discussion of passing a person’s assets to someone else upon his or her death, most people talk about real estate, cash, and bank accounts. They don’t think about their digital assets: audiobooks,…
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