Office of the Attorney General

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen Issues Informal Opinion Concerning County Nursing Home Operation on Donated Land with Conditions

Thursday, April 21, 2011

How a County Should Respond to a Petition for a Referendum to Reduce the Number of County Supervisory Districts

Monday, January 25, 2010

The Application of the Open Meetings Laws to Email Voting

Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Content of Social Website Maintained by Government Official and Used to Discuss Government Business is Likely a Public Record, AG Concludes in Informal Opinion

Thursday, December 17, 2009

UW-System Student Government Bodies Who Are Assigned Shared Governance Responsibilities Are Subject to Wisconsin Open Meetings Law

Monday, September 28, 2009

Van Hollen Issues Informal Opinion on Intergovernmental Taskforce

Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Van Hollen Issues Informal Opinion On Riverway Zoning Ordinances

Thursday, March 19, 2009

Van Hollen Issues Informal Opinion Clarifying Scope Of Open Meetings Law On "Quasi-Governmental" Entities

Thursday, March 19, 2009

Wisconsin Technical College System Board May Not Require Sign-Off From School District Collective Bargaining Units When Technical College Districts Enter Into “Articulation” Agreements With School Districts, Attorney General Van Hollen Reasons In Informal Opinion

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Van Hollen Issues Informal Opinion on Laws Addressing Anti-Blocking Ordinances for Trains

Thursday, September 4, 2008

A.G. Issues Informal Opinion On Duty Of County Jail Staff To Comply With Do Not Resuscitate Orders Of Jail Inmates

Thursday, September 4, 2008

Attorney General Van Hollen Issues Informal Opinion On Arrest Powers Of Private Security Guards

Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Sheriffs May Not Supplement Their Salaries By Retaining Service Of Process Fees

Wednesday, July 30, 2008

County May Prohibit One Company From Being Both The Construction Manager And The Contractor On The Same Project

Tuesday, April 29, 2008

DPPA - Wisconsin Public Records Law

Friday, February 22, 2008

Counties May Enact Carefully Crafted Ordinances To Regulate Aquatic Invasive Species

Thursday, September 27, 2007

Intersection of Federal Medical Privacy Rules and State Laws Providing Access To Records.

Thursday, July 26, 2007

Attorney General Informal Legal Opinion on UW Freshman Admissions Policy

Thursday, May 31, 2007

Effect of US Supreme Court's decision in Gonzales v. Carhart on 1997 Wis. Act 219, Wis Stat 939.62 (partial birth abortion statute)