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Marianna Brown Bettman
Marianna Brown Bettman is Distinguished Teaching Professor and Professor of Practice Emerita at the University of Cincinnati College of Law, where she taught torts, legal ethics, and a seminar on the Supreme Court of Ohio. She is also a former Ohio state court of appeals judge. Professor Bettman is a frequent presenter on Supreme Court of Ohio cases at Continuing Legal and Judicial Education seminars and conferences including the Ohio Judicial Conference. She also provides appellate consulting services to attorneys.
Category Archives: Probate
Merit Decision: Strict, Not Substantial Statutory Compliance Required to Properly Present Claim Against Estate. Wilson v. Lawrence.
What’s On Their Minds: What Constitutes Proper Presentment of a Claim Against a Decedent’s Estate? James A. Wilson v. William Lawrence, Executor, et al.
Update: On April 19, 2017, the Supreme Court of Ohio handed down a merit decision in this case. Read the analysis here.
“So our issue really is, is substantial compliance or strict compliance necessary here?” Chief Justice O’Connor
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