Charles Pautsch

Mark Spognardi and Charles Pautsch present successful seminars on new concealed carry, medical marijuana legislation in Illinois

Arnstein & Lehr Chicago Partners Mark A. Spognardi and Charles W. Pautsch hosted two seminars titled “Guns and Weed” on September 10 and 11. The seminar addressed how to comply with the newly passed Illinois Firearm Concealed Carry Act, as well as the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act. These two laws are […]

Executive compensation and regulatory compliance

Financier Worldwide Roundtable Discussion, Executive Compensation and Regulatory Compliance Arnstein & Lehr Partner Charles Pautsch recently participated in Financier Worldwide’s roundtable on executive compensation and regulatory compliance. Financier Worldwide indicates that the financial crisis put a spotlight on executive pay. Emerging reforms have companies making efforts to link pay to performance. However, measuring performance can […]

Litigation Trends: Say-on-Pay — Executive compensation issues under the Dodd-Frank Act

Arnstein & Lehr Partner Charles Pautsch examines voting and litigation trends following the second year of executive compensation proxy contests under Dodd-Frank in his article, “US say-on-pay results and litigation trends.” He looks at the role of the ISS as companies react to the results of these contests. Mr. Pautsch’s analysis also tracks the direction […]

Charles W. Pautsch and Jesse R. Dill write article in Thomson Reuters News & Insight Legal on social media and Section 7 of the National Labor Relations Act

Arnstein & Lehr Milwaukee Partner Charles W. Pautsch (pictured far left) and Associate Jesse R. Dill (pictured near left) have written an article that appeared in the April 24 issue of Thomson Reuters News & Insight Legal. The article, titled “Social media and Section 7: Why companies should think N-L-R-A when employees p-o-s-t,” discusses a […]

Charles W. Pautsch writes on buying a U.S. business with labor issues for Financier Worldwide magazine

Arnstein & Lehr Milwaukee Partner Charles W. Pautsch‘s article “Buying A US Business With A Labour Contract: Opportunities For The Wise And Traps For The Unwary” currently appears online at Financier Worldwide magazine’s website. His article addresses the challenges presented to a foreign or domestic purchaser who is considering buying an American business that has […]

Wisconsin Legislature passes law affecting damages available in Wisconsin for discrimination claims

On February 21, 2012, the Wisconsin Assembly completed the final legislative steps in eliminating the availability of compensatory and punitive damages for violations of the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act. The bill, passed last November by the Wisconsin Senate as Senate Bill 202, repeals a law from 2009 that created the availability of such damages for […]

Chuck Pautsch and Jesse Dill address social media law on

Arnstein & Lehr Milwaukee Partner Chuck Pautsch and Associate Jesse Dill authored the article “Court cases are shaping social media law,” which appeared in the January 24 issue of, which covers Milwaukee and southeastern Wisconsin business news. The article describes how companies can protect their social media accounts and online assets when employees leave […]