Are the goods you are importing from China subject to seizure?

Governor Walker’s upcoming trip to China in April, 2013 is a good opportunity to remember potential issues involved in exporting and in particular, importing, from foreign countries. According to the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation over the last decade Wisconsin Companies have exported nearly $1.4 billion in goods to China. Read more

M: Milwaukee’s Lifestyle Magazine – Leading Lawyers

I wanted to thank M: Milwaukee’s Lifestyle Magazine for recognizing me as one of Milwaukee’s Leading Lawyers. The magazine reports to have taken the top 2-5% rated lawyers in each practice area for inclusion in the list.

You can see the article here:

If you have not checked out M before, its a great resource for what is happening in Milwaukee.

Thank you again to M Magazine.











This is the inaugural blog of the Milwaukee Business Law Blog. My name is Sean Sweeney, I am a solo practitioner in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. You can check out my firm’s website at

On that site you will find an explanation of the practice areas that Tosa Law Office focuses on, as well as a Legal Articles section. That section contains substantive legal articles written specifically for clients and potential clients. This blog is going to try and focus on a wider array of areas and touch on them more often.

While the main focus of the Milwaukee Business Law Blog is obviously business law in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, I will also touch on other areas of law that are of particular interest to me, as well as some economic issues affecting businesses in Wisconsin.