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Combatting the Risks of Departing Employees Part Five: Laws Providing Job-Protected Leave

Readers of recent updates to this blog have already been introduced to the employment at-will doctrine, as well as some common exceptions to at-will.. Read More

Combatting the Risks of Departing Employees Part Four:  Tort Claims

In this series on combatting the risks of departing employees, Faruki attorneys have examined how Ohio is an at-will employment state, when.. Read More

Combatting the Risks of Departing Employees Part Three:  Summary of Legal Issues for Involuntary Termination of Employment in Ohio: Retaliation

Continuing the Faruki PLL blog series relating to combatting the risks of departing employees, this post addresses a potential issue for employers.. Read More

Faruki PLL Partners Recognized as 2022 Best Lawyers in America®

Jeff Ireland and Jeff Cox have been selected for the 2022 edition of Best Lawyers in America® for their work in a variety of practice areas.   In.. Read More

Combatting the Risks of Departing Employees Part Two: Top 5 Things to Know Regarding Federal, Ohio, and Local Equal Employment Opportunity Laws and Involuntary Termination

As a continuation of the Faruki PLL series on some of the risks relating to employee departures and highlighting employer's options regarding.. Read More

Combatting the Risks of Departing Employees Part One:  Ohio's Employment-at-Will Doctrine and its Exceptions

Over the next few months, Faruki PLL will feature a series of articles discussing some of the risks relating to employee departures and highlighting.. Read More

Erin Rhinehart Added to Benchmark Litigation's Top 250 Women in Litigation

Benchmark Litigation has selected Erin Rhinehart to appear in the 10th edition of Benchmark Top 250 Women in Litigation.  Benchmark Litigation Press.. Read More

The Unfairness Doctrine: What Remains of Assignor Estoppel in Patent Cases After Minerva Surgical?

In Minerva Surgical v. Hologic, No. 21-440, slip op. (Fed. Cir. June 29, 2021), the Supreme Court affirmed the existence of the defense of "assignor.. Read More

Running an Advertising Campaign and Promoting a Business Online

In 2020, over two billion people purchased goods and services online. This growth in online sales – which spiked during the pandemic – is expected to.. Read More

Fixing a Hole in the PTAB:  A Divided Supreme Court Revises an Unconstitutional Process for Challenging Patents

In a case that was closely watched by the patent bar, United States v. Arthrex, Inc., the Supreme Court ruled on June 21st of this year that the.. Read More