SEPTEMBER 21, 2016
In a Belmont County pedestrian-driver dispute, an appeals court returned to the trial court the case of a pizza delivery man who was struck by a van as he crossed a street to get into his car.
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
The advent of hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking, has led to numerous lawsuits among parties disputing ownership of oil and gas rights.
A Noble County mineral rights holder properly preserved those rights when a surface owner attempted to have them deemed abandoned under Ohio’s Dormant Mineral Act (ODMA), the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.
The Ohio Supreme Court ruled today that the 1989 version of the Ohio Dormant Mineral Act (ODMA) did not operate automatically to allow oil, gas, and mineral rights to be deemed abandoned and vested in a surface owner, but required the surface owner to seek a judicial decree that the mineral rights were abandoned.
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
After his election last week, Clermont County Probate/Juvenile Court Judge James A. Shriver will begin a two-year term as chair of the Ohio Judicial Conference on Oct. 1.
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
Ohio Supreme Court Justice Judith Ann Lanzinger today received the Ohio Center for Law-Related Education (OCLRE) Founders’ Award for her significant contributions to the ideals and development of law-related education.
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
In the wake of continued fentanyl-related overdose deaths around the state, Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor today urged courts and probation departments statewide to screen for fentanyl use among offenders under their supervision.
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
Appeals court: Ohio elections chief wrongly purged voters – Associated Press
Ohio State Bar Association honors 3 area lawyers – Lima News
Larry Poulos to receive professionalism award – Akron Legal News
Candidates make the case – Ironton Tribune
Begin the Conversation forum at Harvey High set to discuss justice in Lake County – Willoughby News-Herald
Six-figure grant to assist recovery of Trumbull Drug Court participants – Youngstown WFMJ-TV