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Succession Planning: Worth the Work

Succession Planning: Worth the Work

Every closely held business should have a succession plan in place. While many owners of small businesses may not find it pleasant to think about a time in which they are no longer able to work, employees and family members are depending on them to develop a careful...

About Cryptocurrency… It’s Not Going Away.

About Cryptocurrency… It’s Not Going Away.

Fans of the Harry Potter books will recall the first book when young Harry was living with his muggle (non-wizard) family and he started receiving letters from Hogwarts, the wizard school, inviting him to attend during the next school session. At first his muggle...

AI and Employment Decisions: Avoiding Discrimination

AI and Employment Decisions: Avoiding Discrimination

As new technologies continue to emerge, changes to the ways companies hire and work are a natural consequence. Artificial intelligence (AI), and the software applications that utilize it, are finding an increasingly larger role in the workplace. Employers can use...

Discrimination Claims Arise Due to Unpaid Short-Term Military Leave

Discrimination Claims Arise Due to Unpaid Short-Term Military Leave

The Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA) prohibits employment discrimination against an employee based on past military service, current militarily obligations, or the intent to serve. One form of discrimination arises when servicemember...

Davenport Evans Welcomes 2022 Summer Associates

Davenport Evans Welcomes 2022 Summer Associates

Davenport Evans is pleased to welcome its 2022 summer associate class, (as shown, left to right:) Nicholas R. Walter, Carsten M. Archer, Preston J. Tetzlaff, and Pedro Negrão de Assis. Davenport Evans has a long history of hiring law students who participate in the...

Announcing 2022 Davenport Evans Scholarship Recipients

Announcing 2022 Davenport Evans Scholarship Recipients

Davenport Evans has announced its 2022 scholarship recipients. For over 35 years, the firm has awarded eight annual scholarships totaling $20,000 to be used at institutions of higher learning in the state of South Dakota. Scholarships are awarded through the Sioux...