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Summer 2018 | Recent Judicial Trends in Use of Excessive Force Cases
Volume 12, Issue No. 3
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August 2018 | Dispute Resolution Clauses are Out of Control!
Roetzel attorney and author Tom Rosenberg notes a trend toward more and more complex dispute resolution clauses in construction contracts.
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Jul 17, 2018 | Buying back the practice
Alert | Education Law Alert
Jul 12, 2018 | Funding a Cause for Your Classroom: When Good Intentions Lead to Unforeseen Liabilities
On July 11, 2018, David Yost, the Ohio Auditor of State, issued a “Special Report” regarding some possible legal implications for school districts if their teachers and staff engage in crowdfunding without appropriate board policies in place. (Click...
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July 2018 | The City Attorney's Guide to Land-Use Appeals
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Jun 29, 2018 | Procedures for patient discharges
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Jun 28, 2018 | CMS Announces Review Choice Demonstration for Home Health Services
On May 31, 2018, CMS announced its Review Choice Demonstration for Home Health Services (“Demonstration”), which revises and restarts its Pre-Claim Review Demonstration for Home Health Services that was paused on April 1, 2017. No earlier than Oct...
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Jun 28, 2018 | FMCSA Issues New Guidance Regarding the Use of Personal Conveyance
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) recently issued new guidance regarding the use of “personal conveyance” status.  Effective immediately, the FMCSA will allow drivers to enter into personal conveyance status—whether the truck is...
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Jun 27, 2018 | Supreme Court Rules That States can Require Out-of-State Retailers to Collect Sales Tax Even if They Have no Physical Presence in the Taxing State
Since 1992, out-of-state retailers have relied on Quill Corp. v. North Dakota, 504 U. S. 298 (1992) (“Quill”) for the rule that a state could not constitutionally require a retailer to collect sales tax on sales to customers in the state if the retai...
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Jun 27, 2018 | Abood-Face: Supreme Court of the United States Supplants 41 Years of Precedent By Declaring Union Fair Share Fees Unconstitutional
On June 27, 2018, in Janus v. American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, Council 31, et al., 585 U.S. — (2018), the Supreme Court of the United States held (in a 5-4 decision) that union fair share fees, or “agency fees,” paid by n...
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Jun 12, 2018 | As the Summer Recess Approaches for the Ohio General Assembly Questions Remain Regarding 2019 Graduation Requirements for Schools
With the 2017-2018 school year squarely behind us, educators and students alike have questions regarding whether the Ohio Department of Education’s stricter graduation requirements will become effective for 2019 graduates. If the Senate takes action...
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Jun 8, 2018 | Protecting your good name and reputation
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June 2018 | The Fiduciary Lawyer-Client Privilege: A Long Road to Confidentiality
In Florida, the question of whether or not fiduciaries are permitted to under state law to invoke the lawyer-client privilege to shield their communications with the lawyers representing them in their fiduciary capacities may finally be answered. Att...
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May 31, 2018 | (Alleged) Frauds, Fakes and Ponzis
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May 31, 2018 | Summary of 2018 Community Association Legislation
This year, the Florida Legislature approved one main bill affecting condominium, cooperative, and homeowners’ associations.  House Bill 841, effective July 1, 2018, clarified many areas of the prior year’s legislative action. House Bill 617, effectiv...
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May 23, 2018 | Restrictive Covenants in Non-Compete Agreements: Broader is Not Better
The decision by the Federal District Court for the Northern District of Illinois in Medix Staffing Solutions, Inc. v. Dumrauf serves as a reminder to employers why restrictive covenants should be limited in scope and duration to what is necessary to...
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May 23, 2018 | Class Waivers in Arbitration Agreements are Given the Okay by U.S. Supreme Court
On May 21, 2018, The United States Supreme Court issued its decision in Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis, holding that “Congress has instructed in the Arbitration Act that arbitration agreements providing for individualized proceedings must be enforced, a...
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May 17, 2018 | Physician recruitment agreements: 4 things to consider
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May 9, 2018 | Ohio Supreme Court Restricts Spoliation Claims
The Ohio Supreme Court has issued an important decision limiting a party’s ability to pursue an independent tort claim for spoliation of evidence. Ohio law excludes tort claims for negligent spoliation of evidence, but permits intentional spoliation...
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May 2, 2018 | Department of Justice Issues Memorandum Regarding Civil Enforcement Actions
Recently, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) issued a memorandum significantly limiting the use of guidance documents in civil litigation matters. Federal agencies often issue guidance documents to aid in the interpretation of existing statutes and re...