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November 2017 Website Newsletter

The Benchmark Litigation 2018 Guide once again ranked Faruki Ireland Cox Rhinehart & Dusing P.L.L. as one of Ohio's preeminent litigation firms,.. Read More

Do Employers Have a Duty To Protect Their Employees' Personal Information From Data Breaches?

According to the federal court in the Southern District of New York, the answer is a resounding yes.  In a putative class action filed on behalf of.. Read More

CFPB's Arbitration Rule Banning Class Action Waivers Is Nullified by Congress

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's ("CFPB") arbitration rule, which governed consumer financial contracts and prohibited class action.. Read More

Celebrate Cybersecurity Month with a Data Governance Refresher

October is Cybersecurity Month, and a perfect time to refresh ourselves on the importance of good cybersecurity hygiene.  For the rest of October, my.. Read More

Trademark Infringement: High Fashion v. Google

Remember the pre-internet, pre-Google days of counterfeit products? When street vendors peddled Caca-Cola sunglasses (only one vowel away from the.. Read More

September 2017 Website Newsletter

Charlie Faruki and Laura Sanom led a team (Melinda Burton, Don Burton, Michael Mayer, Zach Heck, and Jason Palmer) that recently secured summary.. Read More

The Inverse Hearsay Exception

In a seminal public records exception case, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals held that, where proffered hearsay evidence is inadmissible under.. Read More

Howard Stern and IRS Sued for Invasion of Privacy

Howard Stern is no stranger to controversy.  However, earlier this summer, Howard Stern and the IRS found themselves the subject of a federal.. Read More