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Court of Appeals Affirms Fraud and Breach of Contract Judgment for Faruki Client

On April 9, 2021, Jeff Ireland, Jason Palmer, and Melissa Watt prevailed on an appeal as the Second District Court of Appeals affirmed an overall.. Read More

Changes to Specific Jurisdiction: Court Makes a Minor Tweak, But Signals that Broader Change is a Matter of Time

Supreme Court opinions on civil procedure really only garner attention and excitement from a select group of lawyers and academics, but the opinion.. Read More

Be Alert to These Changes Coming to Ohio Law: A New Statute of Repose for Legal Malpractice Claims and Shorter Limitations Periods for Certain Contract Claims

On March 16, 2021, Governor DeWine signed into Ohio law Senate Bill 13, the full title of which is "To amend sections 2305.03, 2305.06, 2305.07, and.. Read More

Not Just a Copy of the Home Game: The Supreme Court Shows the Usefulness of Requests for Nominal Damages

In Uzuegbunam v. Preczewski, No. 19-968, 2021 U.S. LEXIS 1372 (Mar. 8, 2021), the Supreme Court turned its attention to the curious concept of.. Read More

What Are My Most Basic Rights as an Employee in Ohio

Your workplace should be a fulfilling place where you can realize your dreams and be fair and respectful of your rights and interests. If you work in.. Read More

Conflicting Ohio Decisions in COVID-19 Business Insurance

During the early stages of the pandemic, shelter-in-place orders wreaked havoc on the food and beverage industry because people could no longer "dine.. Read More

Sixth Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Claims Against Faruki Client

The United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit affirmed the dismissal of a complaint brought by a group of Covington Catholic High School.. Read More

Can Businesses Require Customers to Show a Vaccine Passport?

As more vaccines are being administered in the United States, major app developers are currently brainstorming a digital "Vaccine Passport" which is.. Read More

District Court in Sixth Circuit Recognizes Novel Co-Conspirator Exception to the Direct Purchaser Rule for RICO Suits

In the final days of 2020, a district court within the Sixth Circuit became the first in the circuit to rely upon the disputed "co-conspirator.. Read More

Market Manipulation and Its Band of (Not So) Merry Men: The Fallout From the Robinhood Trading Freeze

On January 28, 2021, Robinhood, an app used for buying and selling stocks, took the unusual step of suspending their customers' ability to buy shares.. Read More