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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.
Tag Archives: wrongful discharge
What’s On Their Minds: Satisfying the Clarity Element of a Wrongful Termination Claim. McGowan v. Medpace.
“I don’t understand how this is anything other than a termination for supporting public policy in Ohio.”
Justice O’Neill, to counsel for Medpace
On February 8, 2017, the Supreme Court of Ohio heard oral argument in the case of McGowan … Continue reading
Oral Argument Preview: Satisfying the Clarity Element of a Wrongful Termination Claim. McGowan v. Medpace.
Read the analysis of the oral argument here.
Merit Decision. Satisfying the Clarity Element in a Wrongful Discharge in Violation of Public Policy Tort. Dohme v. Eurand Am., Inc.
How specific must a plaintiff be to meet the clarity element of a wrongful discharge in violation of public policy tort? The answer from a unanimous Supreme Court of Ohio in Dohme v. Eurand Am., Inc, 2011-Ohio-4609, is very specific … Continue reading
Let’s have some conversation about the Ohio Supreme Court decision in Sutton v. Tomco Machining, Inc., Slip Opinion No. 2011-Ohio-2723.http://www.sconet.state.oh.us/rod/docs/pdf/0/2011/2011-ohio-2723.pdf).
The Court decided this case June 9.
DeWayne Sutton was fired within an hour of telling the Tomco … Continue reading