News & Updates

Does Ohio Recognize “Virtual Adoption”?

Posted on in Estate, Trust & Probate, News
Does Ohio Recognize “Virtual Adoption”?

In a three part series for the Estate Planner newsletter, Weston Hurd partner, Angela Carlin, poses the question Does Ohio Recognize “Virtual Adoption”?  In Sanders v. Riley, No. S14A1314, decided March 16, 2015, the Georgia Supreme Court upheld the equitable doctrine of virtual adoption when it reversed a trial court’s judgment in favor of Curtis […]

Employers May Pay for Pay Inequality: The New EEOC Pay Data Rule

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Employers May Pay for Pay Inequality: The New EEOC Pay Data Rule

On January 29, 2016, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and the Obama Administration unveiled a new proposed rule that would require employers with a 100 or more employees to disclose hours worked and compensation for employees by gender, race and ethnicity.  Employers would be required to report this information on revised employer information reports, […]

Weston Hurd Mourns the Passing of Partner Jeffrey D. Fincun and former Managing Partner Andrew J. McLandrich

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Weston Hurd Mourns the Passing of Partner Jeffrey D. Fincun and former Managing Partner Andrew J. McLandrich

Jeffrey D. Fincun was a trusted and respected Weston Hurd Partner – skilled in the law, thoughtful in his counsel, and unfailingly amiable and collegial. His legal practice focused on life, health and disability insurance litigation, financial services, ERISA litigation, marine insurance, corporate and commercial litigation, and directors’ and officers’ liability claims. Jeff graduated from […]

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 […]

Matthew Miller Named Partner

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Matthew Miller Named Partner

Weston Hurd is pleased to announce that Matthew C. Miller has been named a Partner of the firm effective January 1, 2016. Matthew focuses his practice on commercial and business litigation, employment litigation, creditors’ rights, business transactions, and real estate matters. He has specific experience representing automobile, truck, motorcycle, and recreational vehicle dealers with respect to administrative […]

Applications for Property Tax Reductions Due March 31

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Applications for Property Tax Reductions Due March 31

New tax values for Cuyahoga County residential properties have been published and values are up. The same holds true for commercial properties. Property owners can apply to county Boards of Revision and potentially reduce the county’s valuation of their property. Learn more in Dana Rose’s advisory, “Applications for Property Tax Reductions Due March 31.” 2016 – […]

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 […]