Archive | January, 2011

Laws Govern Hospital Emergency Trauma Treatment

January 25, 2011

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The following article is from a “Law You Can Use” column provided by the Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA). It was prepared by Cathrine T. Dunlay: Q: Is there federal law affecting hospital emergency services? A: Yes. The federal law is called the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act, also known as “EMTALA,” or […]

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Ohio Law Prohibits Bullying In Public Schools

January 11, 2011

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The following article is from a “Law You Can Use” column provided by the Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA). It was prepared by Kerry M. Agins: Ohio’s public schools are required to enact policies that prohibit student harassment, intimidation and bullying. The law defines “harassment, intimidation and bullying” to be any intentional act that one […]

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Be Careful When Blogging

January 10, 2011

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The following article is from a “Law You Can Use” column provided by the Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA). It was prepared by Dan Trevas: Americans are now spending a quarter of their time sharing information and comments online through social networks and blogs, a 43 percent increase since June 2009, according to the Neilson […]

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Are You Covered When You Rent a Car?

January 3, 2011

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The following article is from a “Law You Can Use” column provided by the Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA). It was prepared by Deborah Zaccaro: While some personal auto insurance policies will cover you up to your policy limits for personal injury and property damage you cause while driving any vehicle, including a rental vehicle, […]

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