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Valuable Lessons From the Tenth District Court of Appeals

Shue v. Ohio Dept. of Rehab. & Corr.: One Year Means One Year, and Other Valuable Lessons From the Tenth District Court of Appeals The Tenth District Court of Appeals recently decided the ...

$500,000 Settlement in N.C. Facebook Comment Defamation Case

$500,000 Settlement in North Carolina Defamation Case Over Facebook Comment The Citizen-Times reported today that an Asheville, North Carolina defamation lawsuit settled for $500,000.00. This ...

Eyajan v. Eyajan: An Obvious Appellate Lesson

Ohio's Eleventh District Court of Appeals recently decided the case of Eyajan v. Eyajan. This was a case involving a domestic violence civil protection order, apparently between two people who ...

An Appellate Lesson from the Tenth District Court of Appeals

Thompson v. Knobeloch: An Appellate Lesson, Courtesy of the Tenth District Court of Appeals The Tenth District Court of Appeals recently decided the case of Thompson v. Knobeloch, a lawyer's ...

Trying to Collect on a Judgment in Ohio

The Frustrations of Trying to Collect on a Judgment, as Illustrated by Broadmoor Ctr., L.L.C. v. Dallin The difficulty of collecting a judgment is major reason that a lot of cases settle. ...

Ohio Landowners Duty to Downhill Property Owners

In Ohio, Uphill Landowners Have No Duty to Downhill Property Owners to Repair Landslide Damage or Prevent Future Landslides, Declares Ohio's First District Court of Appeals in R&R Family ...

Should I Give $43,500.00 to a Woman I Just Met on the Internet?

Kodu v. Medarametla: "Don't Give $43,500.00 to a Woman You Just Met on the Internet!" and Other Valuable Lessons The First District Court of Appeals just released its (well-written, as usual) ...

Ohio Supreme Court: No Tort of “Negligent Misidentification”

Supreme Court of Ohio: Ohio Does Not Recognize the Tort of “Negligent Misidentification” I thought I knew of every possible common law tort, but apparently not. Today the Supreme Court of Ohio ...

Answers to Common Questions About Jury Duty in Ohio

I recently prepared an Employee Handbook for a restaurant, which led me to research whether Ohio employers are required to pay their employees for time they spend serving on a jury. I came ...

Read This Case Before You Steal Your Boss’s Clients In Ohio

Read This Case Before You Steal Your Boss's Clients: Cautionary Tales from Definitive Sols. Co. v. Sliper Ohio's First District Court of Appeals, which covers Cincinnati/Hamilton County, ...

Bob Vila Not Good Enough to Prove Contractor Messed Up? The Importance of Expert Testimony

Ohio's Eleventh District Court of Appeals, which covers Trumbull County, recently decided Karnofel v. Nye, a rather simple case that shows the importance of "expert testimony." The Plaintiff, ...

Bad News for Consumers and Consumer Law Attorneys in Ohio

Bigelow v. American Family Insurance: Bad News for Consumers and Consumer Law Attorneys in Ohio Ohio's Fifth District Court of Appeals recently decided the case of Bigelow v. Am. Family Ins., ...

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