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NEW LLC LAW IN OHIO IS EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 11, 2022

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NEW LLC LAW IN OHIO IS EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 11, 2022

Over many years, the limited liability company (“LLC”) has generally become the legal entity of choice for new businesses and new ventures for existing businesses. In the hopes of becoming a more attractive state for business formation, Ohio adopted a new regulatory scheme for the formation and operation of Ohio limited liability companies which becomes effective […]

COMMIT TO CREATING AN ESTATE PLAN

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COMMIT TO CREATING AN ESTATE PLAN

Whether you resolve to make changes—like becoming better physically and mentally, stopping a bad habit, or adopting a healthy new one—at the beginning of the year, or you’re the type who works your goals every day, regardless of the month or season, committing to creating an estate plan should top your must-do list for 2022, […]

19 Attorneys Named 2022 Ohio Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

19 Attorneys Named 2022 Ohio Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Weston Hurd LLP is pleased to announce that nineteen firm attorneys have been named 2022 Ohio Super Lawyers and Ohio Rising Stars by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business. The attorneys were selected using a patented multiphase process that combines peer nominations, evaluations, and professional achievements with third-party research to create a credible, comprehensive, and […]

New Year Brings Growth to Weston Hurd’s Columbus Office

New Year Brings Growth to Weston Hurd’s Columbus Office

WESTON HURD LLP IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE EXPANSION OF ITS COLUMBUS OFFICE  On January 1, 2022, ten attorneys formerly of Lane Alton joined Weston Hurd LLP. These attorneys, in addition to Robert Stoffers and Lorree Dendis who joined the firm in the fall, elevate Weston Hurd to more than 50 attorneys statewide with 17 […]

Smart Growth Drives Expansion of Weston Hurd’s Columbus Office

Smart Growth Drives Expansion of Weston Hurd’s Columbus Office

The Ohio-based law firm of Weston Hurd LLP is pleased to announce the expansion of its Columbus office with the addition of twelve attorneys. Effective January 1, 2022, ten attorneys from Lane Alton will join Weston Hurd. These attorneys, in addition to the recent hires of Robert H. Stoffers and Lorree L. Dendis, will elevate the law […]

HOW MUCH CAN YOU GIFT?

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HOW MUCH CAN YOU GIFT?

The season of gifting is a time when many people choose to maximize their estate liquidation opportunity by giving the ones they love money instead of “things,” says Jay Nabors, a Cleveland-based attorney who focuses on estate planning. But how much is too much? And will there be tax implications? “The current maximum allowed without […]

REAL ESTATE VALUES ARE UP: APPLICATIONS FOR PROPERTY TAX REDUCTIONS DUE MARCH 31, 2022

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REAL ESTATE VALUES ARE UP: APPLICATIONS FOR PROPERTY TAX REDUCTIONS DUE MARCH 31, 2022

The tight market for real estate and higher prices, both residential and commercial, created generally higher tax valuations in Cuyahoga and other counties in their 2021 revaluations. Higher values generally mean higher taxes. At the same time commercial owners of properties such as hotels and shopping plazas have been especially hard hit by the pandemic. […]

Weston Hurd Welcomes New Partner Robert Stoffers

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Weston Hurd Welcomes New Partner Robert Stoffers

Weston Hurd LLP is pleased to announce that Robert H. Stoffers has joined the firm’s Columbus office as a Partner. Bob brings to Weston Hurd more than 35 years of litigation and trial experience. Bob represents his clients in a wide variety of legal matters including general liability, auto and trucking, products liability, construction defects, […]