What’s On Their Minds: How to Vest Jurisdiction in an Unemployment Compensation Appeal. Marcus H. Pryor II v. Director, Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.

“Hasn’t the General Assembly created some confusion by saying the only requirement is to file a timely notice of appeal to vest jurisdiction in the court?” Justice O’Donnell to counsel for the Director

On January 27, 2016, the Supreme Court … Continue reading

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Submitted Case Hits One Year Mark Without Decision. State of Ohio v. Brandon Moore.

Whenever a case we’ve blogged about has been pending for a year without a decision, we note that. On February 4, 2015 the Supreme Court of Ohio heard oral argument in State of Ohio v. Brandon Moore, 2014-0120. There … Continue reading

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Oral Argument Preview: Police Officer Liability in Hot Pursuit Accidents. Pamela Argabrite v. Jim Neer et al.

On February 9, 2016, the Supreme Court of Ohio will hear oral argument in the case of Pamela Argabrite v. Jim Neer, et al., 2015-0348. At issue in the case is the validity of the rule adopted by Ohio … Continue reading

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What’s On Their Minds: Once Again, Standing in Foreclosure Cases. Note and Mortgage or Note or Mortgage at Time of Filing? Deutsche Bank National Trust Company as Trustee v. Glenn E. Holden et al.

“Isn’t it a fact that the Bank does have an injury from the property taxes and insurance that they advanced under the mortgage alone?” Justice O’Neill, to counsel for the homeowners.

On January 27, 2016, the Supreme Court of Ohio … Continue reading

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Merit Decision: Court Nixes Warrantless Pre-Impoundment Inventory Search of Legally Parked Car Despite Arrest of Occupant. State v. Leak

On January 20, 2016, the Supreme Court of Ohio handed down a merit decision in State v. Leak, Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-154. In a 4-3 decision written by Justice O’Neill, joined in full by Justices Lanzinger and Kennedy, in … Continue reading

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Oral Argument Preview: Once Again, Standing in Foreclosure Cases. Note and Mortgage or Note or Mortgage at Time of Filing? Deutsche Bank National Trust Company as Trustee v. Glenn E. Holden et al.

Read the analysis of the argument in this case here.

On January 27, 2016, the Supreme Court of Ohio will hear oral argument in the case of Deutsche Bank National Trust Company as Trustee v. Glenn E. Holden … Continue reading

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Oral Argument Preview: Does Failure to Name All Interested Parties in the Notice of Appeal from an Unemployment Compensation Decision Divest the Trial Court of Subject Matter Jurisdiction? Marcus H. Pryor II v. Director, Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.

Read an analysis of the oral argument in this case here.

On January 27, 2016, the Supreme Court of Ohio will hear oral argument in the case of Marcus H. Pryor II v. Director, Ohio Department of Job … Continue reading

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What’s On Their Minds: Interpreting Ohio’s Good Samaritan Statute. Dennis Carter v. Larry Reese, Jr., et al.

“No good deed goes unpunished.” (Attributed by some to Clair Booth Luce, by others to Oscar Wilde)

On January 5, 2016, the Supreme Court of Ohio heard oral argument in the case of Dennis Carter v. Larry Reese, Jr., … Continue reading

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What’s On Their Minds: Post-Marketing Duty to Warn? Ross J. Linert et al. v Adrien Foutz, et al.

On January 5, 2016, the Supreme Court of Ohio heard oral argument in the case of Ross J. Linert et al. v Adrien Foutz, et al., 14-1940. At issue is whether a manufacturer has a duty to warn purchasers … Continue reading

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Merit Decision: No Consumer Sales Practices Act Violation in Providing Auto Repair Estimate. Dillon v. Farmers Ins. of Columbus, Inc.

On December 29, 2015, the Supreme Court of Ohio handed down a merit decision in Dillon v. Farmers Ins. of Columbus, Inc., Slip Opinion No. 2015-Ohio-5407.  In a 5-2 opinion authored by Chief Justice O’Connor, joined by Justices Lanzinger, … Continue reading

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