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Coyreen Weidner Admitted to Nebraska State Bar

Posted by Coyreen R. Weidner | Sep 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

We are pleased to announce that Coyreen R. Weidner has been admitted to the practice of law in Nebraska.  Coy joined the firm as an associate attorney in April 2020 after passing the Iowa bar examination in February 2020.  Coy graduated from Willamette University College of Law in Salem, Oregon ...

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Issues Order Halting Residential Evictions to Prevent the Further Spread of COVID-19

Posted by Angie Schneiderman | Sep 03, 2020 | 0 Comments

Released on Tuesday and expected to be fully effective on Friday, September 4, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) have issued a temporary order to halt residential evictions to prevent the further spread of COVID-19 (“Order...

Estate Planning From the Comfort of Your Home

Posted by Karrie R. Hruska | May 12, 2020 | 0 Comments

As an estate planning attorney, I frequently hear people tell me that they put off their estate planning because they don't have time to address it.  Now, however, with the COVID-19 pandemic, many people do have more free time, so why not use this time to get your affairs in order?  It is advisab...

The Employee Retention Credit Under the "CARES Act"

Posted by Coyreen R. Weidner | May 12, 2020 | 0 Comments

 Congress recently passed significant legislation to aid businesses during these unprecedented times.  The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) receives much of the media's attention, but there are other aspects of the Act available for use by employers.  One of those is the Employee Retention Credi...

Nikki Nobbe named Partner

Posted by Nikki K. Nobbe | Dec 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

We are pleased to announce that Nikki K. Nobbe has been named as a Partner in the Firm. Nikki joined the firm as an associate attorney in September of 2014, after graduating from the University of Nebraska College of Law. Nikki grew up in Rapid City, South Dakota and earned her Bachelor's Degree...

FIRM WELCOMES NEW ATTORNEY

Posted by Angie Schneiderman | Sep 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Moore, Heffernan, Moeller, Johnson & Meis, L.L.P is pleased to announce that Kaitlin Boettcher has joined the firm as an associate attorney.  Kaitlin currently provides general practice for the firm, including Family Law, Employment Law, Estate Planning, and Litigation. Kaitlin grew up in Des Mo...

SHINING THE SPOTLIGHT ON ARBITRATION

Posted by Angie Schneiderman | Jul 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

On July 10, 2017, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) finalized a new rule banning arbitration agreements that prevent class action suits against banks and other financial institutions.  The rule will be effective 60 days after its publication in the Federal Register and is expected t...

WAGE AND HOUR ISSUES FOR EMPLOYERS

Posted by Maureen B. Heffernan | May 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Summer Employment Tips:  Special Rules for Employing Minors Employers who hire high school-aged employees for summer jobs should be aware that the employment of minors is regulated by state and federal child labor laws. Depending on the age of the minor, different rules may affect the types of j...

Firm Sponsors Battle of the Badges Hockey Event

Posted by Angie Schneiderman | Apr 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Moore, Heffernan, Moeller, Johnson & Meis, L.L.P is pleased to announce that it is sponsoring the open skate at the Battle of the Badges Hockey Event.  In honor of its continued tradition of  providing civic and pro bono services to the community, the firm has made arrangements so that the open s...

2017 FEDERAL ESTATE TAX REFORM

Posted by Karrie R. Hruska | Feb 01, 2017 | 0 Comments

There are two major estate tax reforms that could potentially be enacted in 2017.  The first is a repeal of the Federal Estate Tax.  The second is a repeal of the step-up in basis at death. The Federal Estate Tax/Gift Tax is currently imposed on estates with a value of more than $5,490,000.  In ...

KARRIE HRUSKA JOINS SIOUXLAND ESTATE PLANNING COUNCIL

Posted by Karrie R. Hruska | Dec 02, 2016 | 0 Comments

Partner Karrie Hruska  has been selected to join the Siouxland Estate Planning Council. The Council consists of over sixty Siouxland Professionals including attorneys, accountants, insurance agents and appraisers. Members meet monthly to discuss estate planning issues and advise of best practices...

Firm Seeks Legal Assistant to Join Team

Posted by Dan A. Moore | Oct 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Moore Heffernan Law Firm is seeking a qualified Legal Assistant to add to its professional support staff.  Experience is preferred.  Candidates must be detail oriented, organized, and able to effectively multi-task.  Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Outlook, Excel and Adobe Acrobat and prior ex...

Death and Taxes

Posted by Karrie R. Hruska | Aug 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

“… in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.”   -Benjamin Franklin One of the most common questions I am asked by my estate planning clients is how much tax will be owned at the time of death.  There can be two levels of taxation at the time of death: federal tax a...

Dan Moore Celebrates 39 Years of Practice

Posted by Dan A. Moore | Aug 01, 2016 | 0 Comments

Attorney Dan Moore celebrates 39 years of practicing law with the Moore Heffernan Law Firm today.  Dan remarked, “It was generally business as usual around the office for me today. Except, I celebrated my anniversary with some hot dogs from one of my favorite local landmark restaurants – The Milw...

Four Things To Know About Agricultural Leases

Posted by Angie Schneiderman | Jul 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

A farm lease can be either oral or written. In Iowa, an oral lease for the tenancy of a farm is enforceable for up to one year.  While it seems that an oral lease for the tenancy of a farm is the easier route to take, and perhaps the oral lease option may have the least expensive up-front cost, ...

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