Archive | November, 2011

Dog Bites and Landlord Liability

November 18, 2011

0 Comments

If you are bitten by a dog in Ohio, the dog’s owner, harborer, or keeper  will be held liable for any injuries and/ or damages caused by the dog excluding certain exceptions.  If the dog’s owner, harborer, or keeper owns his or her home, then he or she will most likely have homeowner’s insurance.  This insurance […]

Continue reading...

Slater & Zurz LLP Helps Ohio Sales Representatives Receive $6.75 Million in Withheld Commissions and Bonuses

November 15, 2011

0 Comments

The Ohio law firm of Slater & Zurz LLP played an integral role on a legal team that successfully helped a group of Ohio sales representatives receive the commissions and bonuses they earned for work they performed for Safe Auto Insurance Company. In this class action suit, the group of sales representatives was compelled to […]

Continue reading...

High Net Worth Divorce, You Have A Lot To Lose Or Gain

November 11, 2011

0 Comments

If you are about to go through a divorce in Ohio, and you are a business owner, CEO or high-level executive, physician or other professional, investor, have a trust fund, or have means from any source, the emotional pain of your divorce may be nothing next to the financial hit you could take. You need […]

Continue reading...

Enforcing an Out Of State Domestic Violence Protection Order

November 11, 2011

0 Comments

Have you or someone you know recently moved to Ohio with a domestic violence protection order from another state? Your (non-military) protection order will be enforceable in Ohio under the following conditions: It was issued to prevent violent, threatening, or harassing behavior against another person, OR it was issued to forbid contact or communication with […]

Continue reading...

Alarming New Nursing Home Abuse Statistics

November 11, 2011

0 Comments

Even though nursing homes are the subjects of many lawsuits for all kinds of abuse and negligence, and even though the publicity surrounding Ohio nursing home abuse and nursing home negligence seems endless, there are still a shocking number of nursing homes that just don’t give their patients the kind of care that they need […]

Continue reading...

Nursing Homes and Feeding Tubes

November 11, 2011

0 Comments

Many residents of Ohio nursing homes need feeding tubes—on a temporary or permanent basis, and for either a partial supplement, or as their only source of nutrition. Unfortunately, there are times that feeding tubes are not properly inserted by a nursing home staff, resulting in injury and even death. At least two patients in California died […]

Continue reading...