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ATTORNEYS

Abstracters, Minn. Statutes 2007 386.75

Acknowledgments

Acknowledgments in a representative capacity, Minn. Statutes 2007 358.41, 2007 358.50

Sanctions, civil lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2007 549.211

Addresses, registered land

Instruments, endorsements, Minn. Statutes 2007 508.65, 2007 508A.65

Admission to bar, Minn. Statutes 2007 480.05, 2007 481.01

Advice

Adoption, minor unmarried parents, Minn. Statutes 2007 259.24

Invention developers, Minn. Statutes 2007 325A.04, 2007 325A.05

Alcohol and drug counselor licenses, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2007 148C.11

Ambulance chasing, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.03, 2007 481.05

Appearance

Habeas corpus petitioners, Minn. Statutes 2007 589.20

Hearings, Public Utilities Commission, Minn. Statutes 2007 216.16

Appointment

Adoptions, Minn. Statutes 2007 259.65

Appointed attorneys, reimbursement, Minn. Statutes 2007 611.35

Corporations, conveyance of real estate, Minn. Statutes 2007 507.05

Counsel for committed persons, Minn. Statutes 2007 253B.07

Developmentally disabled persons, Minn. Statutes 2007 252A.081, 2007 252A.09

Eminent domain, commissioners, Minn. Statutes 2007 117.075

Guardianship and protective proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2007 524.5-205, 2007 524.5-311

Human rights lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2007 363A.33

Interstate Compact on Juveniles, runaways, Minn. Statutes 2007 260.51

Juvenile court hearings, Minn. Statutes 2007 260B.130, 2007 260B.163, 2007 260C.163

Metropolitan Airports Commission, Minn. Statutes 2007 473.606

Paternity lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2007 257.69

Public defender services, appointed counsel, Minn. Statutes 2007 611.27

Tuberculosis carriers or respondents, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.4805, 2007 144.4807

Assistant city attorneys, defined as essential employees, Minn. Statutes 2007 179A.03

Attachment

Notice received, client's deposited funds, Minn. Statutes 2007 609.532

Registered land, notice, Minn. Statutes 2007 508.65, 2007 508A.65

Attorney associations, Minn. Statutes 2007 480B.01

Attorney general, see ATTORNEY GENERAL

Attorneys' summary executions, see under EXECUTIONS (CREDITORS REMEDIES)

Attorneys-in-fact, see POWER OF ATTORNEY

Bond counsel, reasonable fees, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.21

Business corporations, Minn. Statutes 2007 302A.447, 2007 302A.521

Business licenses, exception, Minn. Statutes 2007 116J.70

Certified copies, birth and death records, issuance to, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.225

Change of attorney

Civil action, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.11

Disability of former attorney, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.12

City attorneys, see CITY ATTORNEYS

Claims against United States

Attorney general, retaining by, Minn. Statutes 2007 8.09

Compensation and salaries, Minn. Statutes 2007 8.10

Clients

Authority to represent, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.08

Binding, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.08

Change of attorney, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.11, 2007 481.12

Client security fund, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.20

Confidentiality, Minn. Statutes 2007 182.669, 2007 481.06, 2007 595.02

Delay of suit, misconduct, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.071

Privileged communications, Minn. Statutes 2007 595.02

Proof of authority, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.09

Property, refusal to surrender, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.14

Collection agencies, Minn. Statutes 2007 332.32, 2007 332.37

Commitments, notice received

Continuation, hearings, Minn. Statutes 2007 253B.12

Patient transfers, Minn. Statutes 2007 253B.14

Preliminary hearings, Minn. Statutes 2007 253B.07

Provisional discharge, revocation, Minn. Statutes 2007 253B.15

Release, Minn. Statutes 2007 253B.17

Treatment reports, Minn. Statutes 2007 253B.12

Committed persons

Medical records, access to data, Minn. Statutes 2007 253B.03

Compensation for services, see ATTORNEY FEES

Conduct, Supreme Court rules, Minn. Statutes 2007 480.05

Confidential or privileged information, clients, Minn. Statutes 2007 182.669

Consultants, volunteer firefighter relief associations, Minn. Statutes 2007 424A.04

Contempts, misbehavior in office, Minn. Statutes 2007 588.01

Continuing education, license requirements, Minn. Statutes 2007 214.12

Contracts for deed

Adverse claims to real property, agent of seller, Minn. Statutes 2007 559.21

Corporate political contributions, Minn. Statutes 2007 211B.15

Corporations, see Attorneys for corporation under CORPORATIONS

Counties without county attorneys, special counsel for, Minn. Statutes 2007 388.09

County attorneys, see COUNTY ATTORNEYS

County law libraries, use, Minn. Statutes 2007 134A.02

Credit services organizations, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2007 332.52

Data, see GOVERNMENT DATA

Debt management services providers, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2007 332A.02

Debt prorating companies, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2007 332.13

Deceit or collusion, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.07, 2007 481.071

Defending case after connection with prosecution, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.16

Definitions

Child mortality review panel, Minn. Statutes 2007 256.01

Interested persons, attorneys defined as, Minn. Statutes 2007 524.5-102

Matching programs, computerized comparison of data, Minn. Statutes 2007 13B.01

Professional firms, Minn. Statutes 2007 319B.02

Public Guardianship for Adults with Developmental Disability Act, Minn. Statutes 2007 252A.02

Statutory construction, Minn. Statutes 2007 645.45

Delinquent taxes, tax returns, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2007 270B.07

Detective licenses, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2007 326.3341

Developmentally disabled persons, see Attorneys for under DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED PERSONS

Disbarment, fees, exception, Minn. Statutes 2007 357.08

Disclosures

Government data practices, Minn. Statutes 2007 13.393

Motor vehicle theft, insurance information, Minn. Statutes 2007 65B.80 to 2007 65B.83

District court judges, practicing as, Minn. Statutes 2007 484.06, 2007 484.065

District court records, access to data, Minn. Statutes 2007 485.06

Domestic abuse

Data, access, Minn. Statutes 2007 13.82

Peace officers' reports, Minn. Statutes 2007 629.341

Duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.06

Eminent domain, notice received, commissioners' reports, Minn. Statutes 2007 117.115

Employees

Protection of employees or others, access to data, Minn. Statutes 2007 13.43

Testimony, privileged communications, Minn. Statutes 2007 595.02

False personation, contempt, Minn. Statutes 2007 588.01

Fee splitting, mortgage foreclosures, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.02

Fees, see ATTORNEY FEES

Finders fees, viatical settlement providers, Minn. Statutes 2007 60A.970

Foreclosure consultants, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2007 325N.01

Health threat to others, hearings, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.4177

Hearings

Attendance, mentally ill persons dangerous to the public, Minn. Statutes 2007 253B.19

Commitment hearings, expenses, payment, Minn. Statutes 2007 253B.23

Notice received, restitution hearings, Minn. Statutes 2007 611A.045

Persons who are health threat to others, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.4177

Public guardianship, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 252A.20

Human services data, access, Minn. Statutes 2007 13.46

Incapacitated persons, representation, guardianship and protective proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2007 524.5-304, 2007 524.5-406

Insurance adjuster licensing, exception, Minn. Statutes 2007 72B.01

Insurance fraud, see under FRAUD

Invention developers, patent, copyright, or trademark advice, Minn. Statutes 2007 325A.04, 2007 325A.05

Investigations, licensing boards, Minn. Statutes 2007 214.04, 2007 214.10

Judgments

Execution, Minn. Statutes 2007 550.04

Pleas of confession, filing with court administrator, Minn. Statutes 2007 548.23

Satisfaction of judgments, generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 548.15

Judicial vacancies, consulting, determination, Minn. Statutes 2007 2.722

Law clerks, see LAW CLERKS

Law Examiners Board, see LAW EXAMINERS BOARD

Law libraries, see LAW LIBRARIES

Lawsuits, professional review, certification, Minn. Statutes 2007 544.42

Lawyers Professional Responsibility Board, see LAWYERS PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY BOARD

Liability, violation of acknowledgment of sanctions, Minn. Statutes 2007 549.211

Licenses

Business license, exception, Minn. Statutes 2007 116J.70

Reinsurance intermediaries' licenses, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2007 60A.71

Renewal, Minn. Statutes 2007 214.12

Revocation or suspension, Minn. Statutes 2007 184.33, 2007 332.35, 2007 364.08, 2007 518A.66

Tests, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2007 214.03

Liens

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.13

Judgments, assignment, attorney lien not affected, Minn. Statutes 2007 548.13

Notice of intention to claim lien, city clerks, filing fees, Minn. Statutes 2007 357.39

Notice received, workers compensation, Minn. Statutes 2007 176.081

Priority, public assistance liens, effect, Minn. Statutes 2007 256.015

Registered land, notice requirements, Minn. Statutes 2007 508.65, 2007 508A.65

Limited liability companies, Minn. Statutes 2007 211B.15, 2007 322B.699

Malpractice, see MALPRACTICE

Marriage and family therapy, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2007 148B.38

Metropolitan Airports Commission, Minn. Statutes 2007 473.606

Minnesota State Bar Association

Rules of Criminal Procedure, suggestions, Minn. Statutes 2007 480.059

Rules of evidence, suggestions, Minn. Statutes 2007 480.0591

Supreme Court legal services fund, advisory committee, Minn. Statutes 2007 480.242

Misconduct

Child support proceedings, violations, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2007 518A.66

Grounds for removal or suspension, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.15

Mortgage foreclosure sales

Power of attorney, recording, Minn. Statutes 2007 580.05

Purchasers, payment of taxes and expenses, Minn. Statutes 2007 582.03

Names, use by person other than attorney, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.07

Nonattorneys, practice of law by

Injury or death, soliciting claims, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.04, 2007 481.05

Unauthorized practice of law, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.02

Nonprofit corporations, Minn. Statutes 2007 211B.15, 2007 317A.521

Nonresidents, practice in Minnesota, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.02

Nontestamentary instruments, disclaimers of interest of beneficiary, filing with district court, Minn. Statutes 2007 501B.86

Oaths

Oaths of office, Minn. Statutes 2007 358.07

Observance, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.06

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.15

Personal property owned, possessed, or controlled by

Tax listing statements, verification, Minn. Statutes 2007 273.25

Personnel data, protection of employees or others, access, Minn. Statutes 2007 13.43

Pleadings

Recycled paper, Minn. Statutes 2007 480.0515

Verification of, Minn. Statutes 2007 544.15

Postconviction remedy petitions, contents, Minn. Statutes 2007 590.02

Power of attorney

Authority to hire, Minn. Statutes 2007 523.24

Generally, see POWER OF ATTORNEY

Practice as

Conciliation court, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2007 491A.02

Coroners, Minn. Statutes 2007 387.13

County attorneys, Minn. Statutes 2007 388.21

County Attorneys Council, executive director, Minn. Statutes 2007 388.20

County attorneys' law partners, Minn. Statutes 2007 388.11

Deputy sheriffs, Minn. Statutes 2007 387.13

Sheriffs, Minn. Statutes 2007 387.13

State court administrator, Minn. Statutes 2007 480.14

Unauthorized practice of law, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.02

Prisoners, visitation by attorneys, Minn. Statutes 2007 243.48

Product liability, notice of possible claim, Minn. Statutes 2007 604.04

Professional corporations, see PROFESSIONAL CORPORATIONS

Professional firms, see PROFESSIONAL FIRMS

Professional fund raisers, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2007 309.50

Prosecuting attorneys, see PROSECUTORS

Protective agent licenses, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2007 326.3341

Public defenders, see PUBLIC DEFENDERS

Public guardianship hearings

Duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 252A.09

Fees, reimbursement, Minn. Statutes 2007 252A.20

Public information and education programs

Consulting, paternity, establishing, Minn. Statutes 2007 257.75

Real estate licensure, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2007 82.23

Reciprocals or interinsurance exchanges, see Attorneys under RECIPROCALS OR INTERINSURANCE EXCHANGES

Records and record keeping, government data practices, Minn. Statutes 2007 13.393

Referral services, adoption agencies, disclosure statements, Minn. Statutes 2007 259.37

Removal, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.15

Revisor's office, code of professional responsibility, Minn. Statutes 2007 3C.05

Right to an attorney

Adoption, birth parents, direct adoptive placement, Minn. Statutes 2007 259.47

Aircraft operators, Minn. Statutes 2007 360.0753

Arbitration hearings, Uniform Arbitration Act, Minn. Statutes 2007 572.13

Boating while intoxicated, Minn. Statutes 2007 86B.335

Committed persons, Minn. Statutes 2007 253B.064, 2007 253B.07, 2007 253B.092

Constitutional provisions, Minn. Const. art 1 s 6

Developmentally disabled persons, public guardianship or conservatorship, Minn. Statutes 2007 252A.19

Extradition to another state, Minn. Statutes 2007 629.10

Firefighters, complaints against, Minn. Statutes 2007 471.86

Guardianship and protective proceedings, incapacitated persons, Minn. Statutes 2007 524.5-304, 2007 524.5-406

Health threat to others, respondents, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.4176, 2007 144.4183

Hunters, drug and alcohol testing, Minn. Statutes 2007 97B.066

Indigent defendants, see PUBLIC DEFENDERS

Isolation or quarantine of persons, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.4195

Juvenile court hearings, Minn. Statutes 2007 260C.163

Juvenile offenders, Minn. Statutes 2007 260B.130, 2007 260B.163

Juvenile petty offenders, Minn. Statutes 2007 260B.235

Landowner's bill of rights, Minn. Statutes 2007 84.0274

Matters of metropolitan significance, hearings, Minn. Statutes 2007 473.173

Minnesota Code of Military Justice, Minn. Statutes 2007 192A.155

Nursing homes, deficiency citation arbitration, Minn. Statutes 2007 144A.10

Paternity lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2007 257.69

Peace officers, Minn. Statutes 2007 471.44, 2007 626.89

Persons in custody on a charge, admitting attorney for consultation with, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.10

Persons subpoenaed by legislative committee or commission, Minn. Statutes 2007 3.153

Pregnant minor women, abortion hearings, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.343

Putative fathers, Minn. Statutes 2007 259.52

Source individuals, bloodborne pathogens, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.7407

Students, dismissal procedures, Minn. Statutes 2007 121A.47

Tax Court appeals, Small Claims Division, Minn. Statutes 2007 271.21

Teachers, Minn. Statutes 2007 122A.40, 2007 122A.41, 2007 122A.69, 2007 123B.25

Threats to commit crimes, persons charged with, Minn. Statutes 2007 625.04

Tuberculosis carriers or respondents, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.4805

Youth camps, permit revocation hearings, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.73

Secure treatment facility patients

Notice received, administrative restriction, Minn. Statutes 2007 253B.03

Service of process on

Counsel for tuberculosis carriers, petitioners, communications, Minn. Statutes 2007 144.4809

Expungement of criminal records, petitions and proposed orders, Minn. Statutes 2007 609A.03

Garnishment proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2007 571.72

Nonresidents, agents for, Minn. Statutes 2007 557.01

Public Utilities Commission, orders and notices, Minn. Statutes 2007 216.17

State Fair licensees, Minn. Statutes 2007 37.17

Services, farms, estate planning and transfer, Minn. Statutes 2007 17.985

Solicitation, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.03, 2007 481.05

Solicitor general, see SOLICITOR GENERAL

Special attorneys, Minn. Statutes 2007 8.025, 2007 8.06, 2007 299F.03

Special legal counsel

Business corporations, see Attorneys for corporation under BUSINESS CORPORATIONS

Corporations, see Attorneys for corporation under CORPORATIONS

Nonprofit corporations, Minn. Statutes 2007 211B.15, 2007 317A.521

State Lottery, attorney position, Minn. Statutes 2007 349A.02

Statements by, domestic abuse victims, Minn. Statutes 2007 268.095

Statutory construction, generally, Minn. Statutes 2007 645.45

Stolen property, return, duties, Minn. Statutes 2007 609.523

Subpoenas, authority to issue, developmentally disabled persons, public guardianship, hearings, Minn. Statutes 2007 252A.09

Suspension, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.15

Task forces, professions working with violence and abuse, Minn. Statutes 2007 135A.153

Tax preparation services, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2007 270C.445

Tax returns

Disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2007 270B.07

Inspection, rights, Minn. Statutes 2007 270B.03

Taxpayers' rights advocates, Minn. Statutes 2007 270A.11

Testimony, attorney-client privilege, Minn. Statutes 2007 595.02

Towns, see Attorneys under TOWN OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES

Trustees, employment by, Minn. Statutes 2007 501B.81

Unauthorized practice of law, Minn. Statutes 2007 481.02

University of Minnesota attorney, Minn. Statutes 2007 3.736

Viatical settlement brokers, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2007 60A.961

Visitation by, prisoners, Minn. Statutes 2007 243.48

Witness fees, payment, Minn. Statutes 2007 357.30

Workers' compensation, notice received, Minn. Statutes 2007 176.081, 2007 176.092