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2016 Desktop Legal Primer for Ohio Claims

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2016 Desktop Legal Primer for Ohio Claims

Weston Hurd ‘s 2016 Desktop Legal Primer for Ohio Claims is now available. This annual go-to-guide is a handy and useful reference for insurance claims professionals. Researched and written by Weston Hurd attorneys, the Primer includes information such as: Claim limitation periods Employer intentional tort Damages Negligence Joint and several tort liability Contribution and indemnity Automobile […]

Weston Hurd Attorneys Selected as 2016 Ohio Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Weston Hurd Attorneys Selected as 2016 Ohio Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Weston Hurd LLP  is pleased to announce the following attorneys have been nominated by their peers and selected as 2016 Ohio Super Lawyers and Rising Stars: 2016 Ohio Super Lawyers Kevin R. Bush – Personal Injury General: Defense Carolyn M. Cappel – Personal Injury General: Defense W. Charles Curley – Civil Litigation: Defense John G. Farnan – Insurance Coverage Gary […]

Desktop Legal Primer for Ohio Claims

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This guide provides information on: claims limitation periods; employer intentional tort; damages; negligence; joint and several tort liability; contribution and indemnity; automobile insurance; declaratory judgment actions; insurance coverage; subrogation and liens; and the Ohio Fair Claims Practices Act. 2015 – Desktop Legal Primer for Ohio Claims

Desktop Legal Primer for Ohio Claims

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In this Guide: Claim Limitation Periods– Negligence– Employer Intentional Tort– Damages– Joint and Several Tort Liability– Contribution and Indemnity– Automobile Insurance– Declaratory Judgment Actions– Insurance Coverage– Subrogation and Liens– Ohio Fair Claims Practices Act 2014 – Desktop Legal Primer for Ohio Claims

Ohio Supreme Court Holds That Defendants Are Not Required to Offer Expert Testimony for the Admittance of Medical Write-Offs to Prove the Reasonableness of Medical Expenses

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On October 24, 2013, the Ohio Supreme Court overturned a Ninth District Court of Appeals decision, Moretz v. Muakkassa, 2012­Ohio­1177, in which the appellate court upheld a trial court order that a defendant must offer expert testimony to prove the reasonableness of medical charges based upon the amount of “write­offs” on medical bills. . . 2013 […]

Ohio Supreme Court Rules that an UM Claim is Not Barred Even Though Plaintiff Was Not Legally Entitled to Recover Damages from Tortfeasor

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In Marusa, et al. v. Erie Ins. Co., slip opinion 2013­Ohio­1957, decided on May 21, 2013, the Ohio Supreme Court clarified and distinguished its prior holding in Snyder v. Am. Fam. Ins. Co., 114 Ohio St.3d 239, 2007­Ohio­4004. . .2013 – Ohio Supreme Court Rules that an UM Claim is Not Barred Even Though Plaintiff […]

Desktop Legal Primer for Ohio Claims

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In this Guide: Claim Limitation Periods– Employer Intentional Tort– Damages– Joint and Several Tort Liability– Contribution and Indemnity– Automobile Insurance– Declaratory Judgment Actions– Insurance Coverage– Subrogation and Liens– Ohio Fair Claims Practices Act– 2013 – Desktop Legal Primer for Ohio Claims

Ohio Supreme Court Rules that Claims for Defective Construction Work or Workmanship are not Claims for Property Damage Caused by an Occurence Under a CGL Policy

In Westfield Insurance Company v. Custom Agri Systems, Inc., 2012 ­Ohio ­4712, decided October 16, 2012, the Ohio Supreme Court finally, after years of litigation in the Ohio lower courts, definitively answered this question certified to it by the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit: (1) Are claims of defective construction/workmanship brought […]