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Apr 1, 2018 | Ohio Federal Court Rules in Landowner Royalty Case
An Ohio federal district court recently issued a decision in Lutz v. Chesapeake Appalachia, L.L.C., 4:09-cv2256), holding that, under Ohio law, producers may deduct post-production costs from landowner royalties where the lease contains language stat...
Spring 2018 | Charitable Planning Under the New Tax Plan
Alert | Tax and Estate Planning Alert
Mar 8, 2018 | Evaluating the Fitness of Your Estate Plan for 2018 in Light of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
The recent passage of the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) significantly altered federal estate tax laws effective January 1, 2018. The TCJA increased exemption amounts for federal estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes, any one of...
2018 | Joint Trusts - Too Much Togetherness?
While joint trusts can be very beneficial estate planning tools for married couples, there are some disadvantages as well. Estate Planning Attorney Lisa Lipman and Wealth Consultant Amy Owen discuss how to avoid the pitfalls that affect joint trusts.
Mar 1, 2018 | Statute of Limitations in Lack of Production
Ohio’s Fourth District Court of Appeals issued an important decision utilizing a statute of limitations to determine whether a landowner’s claims that an oil and gas lease expired due to lack of production were time-barred. In that case, Rudolph v.Vi...
February 2018 | Do I Need An Expert Witness? How Do I Find One
The selection of an expert witness can be extremely important to the success of pursuing or defending a claim. Construction Law attorney Tom Rosenberg discusses the details of when, and how, to retain an expert witness.
Feb 14, 2018 | 5 Considerations for Investing in a Laboratory MSO
May 2017 | 7th Annual Update of Take-Home Asbestos Duty Decisions: Significant 2016 Rulings Highlight Litigation Landscape
Alert | Health Care Provider Alert
Feb 12, 2018 | Illinois Nursing Act Changed to Benefit Advanced Practice Nurses
Effective January 1, 2018, Governor Bruce Rauner signed into law certain amendments to the Illinois Nurse Practice Act (the “Act”).  Of particular note are changes relating to Advanced Practice Nurses (“APNs”).  The most notable parts of the Act are...
December 2016 | Clarifying the Bank Fraud Statute: Because That’s Where the Money Is
Feb 1, 2018 | Ohio Appellate Court Adopts Texas Rule to Resolve Mineral Ownership Dispute
February 2018 | Consolidation & Privatization Would Help Communities
Jan 31, 2018 | Employment Contract Advice for Docs and Practices
Jan 29, 2018 | DOL Announces Policy Change Making It Easier for Employers to Utilize Unpaid Interns
Alert | Employment Services Alert
Jan 24, 2018 | Ohio Imposes New Rules on Back Surgeries in Workers' Compensation Cases
The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) has instituted a new rule regarding back surgeries and opioid use in workers’ compensation cases. Under the rule, which became effective January 1, 2018, a worker suffering from a low back injury must fi...
Alert | Health Care Provider Alert
Jan 24, 2018 | CMS Addresses Text Messaging of Protected Health Information
Text messaging has become an important communication tool. The number of text messages sent in the United States has grown exponentially from an estimated 12 million per month in 2000 to 780 billion per month in 2017. According to an article in the J...
Alert | Tax Alert
Jan 19, 2018 | Harvey Weinstein, Tax Reform, and Nondisclosures - Oh My!
There is no doubt that the movement known as #MeToo has brought workplace sexual harassment to the forefront of conversation and is both a top priority and concern for all employers. One of the many names associated with this movement is Harvey Weins...
Jan 16, 2018 | NLRB Issues Employer-Friendly Decision Regarding Employee Handbooks
Alert | Corporate, Tax & Transactional Alert
Jan 9, 2018 | New Tax Changes: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (“Act”) (P.L. 115-97) signed into law by President Trump on December 22, 2017 and effective for tax years starting January 1, 2018 reflects a compromise between the House and Senate Bills as originally proposed. The followin...
Alert | Public Law Alert
Jan 5, 2018 | Federal Government to Crack Down on States' Legal Marijuana Businesses
The federal government has changed its view about legal marijuana businesses in the States. During President Obama’s terms in office, three memorandums were issued by the Department of Justice (DOJ) stating that the federal government would not stand...