Skip Navigation

Updates & Events

Updates & Events

Recent News and Events

Fredrikson & Byron strives to provide clients current business developments and legal updates. See the list below for our most recent updates and events.

Service Approach

We are dedicated to understanding our clients, their business goals and the industry-specific legal issues they face.

Read More

Fredrikson & Byron Represents Eurofins Scientific in Agreement to Acquire Boston Heart Diagnostics Corporation

Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel for Eurofins Scientific.

View Details

Fredrikson & Byron Represents Talenti in its Acquisition by Unilever

Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel to Talenti Gelato & Sorbetto in the company’s recently announced sale to Unilever.

View Details

Fredrikson & Byron Represents Securian Financial Group Inc. in Agreement to Purchase Majority Interest in Asset Allocation & Management Company

Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel to Securian Financial Group Inc.

View Details

Fredrikson & Byron Represents Central Bancshares, Inc. in Agreement to Merge with MidWestOne Financial Group, Inc.

Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel to Central Bancshares, Inc. (Central), a community bank holding company based in Golden Valley, MN.

View Details

Engaging in Policy Discussions Impacting Disability Services

Kevin Goodno, shareholder at Fredrikson & Byron, presented his thoughts on the challenges faced by the disability service system in Minnesota.

View Details

Responding to Software Audits by the BSA, SIIA and Other Technology Vendors: Legal Tips and Strategy

Software audits, or inquiries by a software vendor regarding legal use of a software license, can be an intimidating experience.

View Details

President Obama Provides Relief to Select Undocumented Immigrants and Outlines Framework for Future Administrative Actions to Improve Immigration System

On November 20, 2014, President Barack Obama announced significant changes and fixes to our broken immigration system.

View Details

TRUSTe, Inc. Not So Trustworthy: Privacy Certification Program Pays $200,000 to Settle FTC Charge It Failed to Conduct Annual Recertifications As Promised

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that the for-profit privacy certification business TRUSTe, Inc. agreed to pay $200,000 to settle allegations of false or misleading statements regarding its Privacy Seal Program.

View Details

James Dorsey Receives the American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota’s 2014 Earl Larson Award

Fredrikson & Byron lawyer James E. Dorsey received the American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota’s 18th Annual Earl Larson Award.

View Details

Pamela Wandzel Earns Minnesota Justice Foundation’s Outstanding Service Award

Fredrikson & Byron’s Pro Bono & Community Service Manager was selected to receive the 2014 Minnesota Justice Foundation’s Outstanding Service Award.

View Details