Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C. is pleased to announce that 24 attorneys of the firm have been named by Best Lawyers® to its 2021 recognition lists for professional legal excellence, including:

  • 21 attorneys with extensive experience were included in The


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The COVID-19 pandemic has caused severe financial losses for agricultural producers and commercial businesses, and lenders are left with uncertainty on how to respond.

Our COVID-19 – Dealing with Agricultural and Commercial Loans Webinar that first aired on April 23,
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On April 17, 2020, the Iowa Supreme Court issued a ruling in MidWestOne Bank v. Heartland Co-op regarding competing claims by a secured lender and a grain elevator for the costs of storing and drying grain. The Court affirmed the
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The COVID-19 pandemic has caused severe financial losses for agricultural producers and commercial businesses, and lenders are left with uncertainty on how to respond.

Join Dickinson Law on Thursday, April 23rd at 10:00 a.m. for a webinar as we address
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Farmer sentiment plummeted in March as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic. The 47 point drop from February to March was the sharpest one-month decline seen since the Ag Economy Barometer began tracking farmer sentiment in 2015. Farmers
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On April 2, 2020, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), released its final rules (Rules) applicable to the Payroll Protection Program (PPP), which is the $349 Billion Small Business forgivable loan program created in the Coronavirus, Aid, Relief and Economic
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