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Firm News & Events

Whitney Teel Promoted to Shareholder at Cousineau McGuire

January 1st, 2015

Cousineau McGuire is pleased to announce that Whitney L. Teel has been elected to shareholder effective January 1, 2015.

Coleman to Teach Workers’ Compensation Class at William Mitchell

December 24th, 2014

Shareholder Tom Coleman will be teaching a class on Workers’ Compensation Law at the William Mitchell College of Law for the Spring 2015 semester.

Cousineau McGuire Employees Volunteer at Ronald McDonald House

November 22nd, 2014

On November 21st, Cousineau McGuire employees and family members stopped by the Minneapolis Ronald McDonald House for an afternoon of meal preparation and service to families staying there.


Legal News

American Family Mutual Ins. Co. v. Donaldson

January 27th, 2015

Federal court upholds “violation of law” exclusion in auto policy following insured’s guilty plea, rejecting insured’s reasonable expectations and severability arguments.

Cedar Bluff Townhome Condominium Assn. v. American Family Mutual Ins. Co.

December 17th, 2014

Minn. Sup. Ct. has held that an appraisal panel did not err in deciding that the replacement of damaged siding required replacement of all siding on the buildings to achieve a reasonable color match. In doing so, the Court put to rest the issue of whether matching is within the purview of the appraisers or poses a legal/coverage question. It placed matching within the appraisers’ authority to decide.

Ford v. Minneapolis Public Schools

December 15th, 2014

The Minnesota Court of Appeals holds that a six-year, as opposed to two-year, statute of limitations applies to whistleblower actions brought pursuant to Minn. Stat. 181.932.



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