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Ohio Builder Contractor Agreements: 3 Things to Include

Ohio Builder Contractor Agreements: 3 Things to Include

If you have hired (or are in the process of hiring) a contractor to do work to your home or business establishment, there are some important elements that you’ll want to include in your written agreements. Overlooking even one could result in an undesirable situation. Here are three important things that you need to include […]

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Ohio Home Renovation Tips: Negotiating with Contractors

Ohio Home Renovation Tips: Negotiating with Contractors

If you are building a home or hiring a contractor to do renovations to your existing home, you have many important decisions to make – including how to negotiate with the builder or contractor. Consider the following tips when negotiating with a builder/contractor in Ohio: Always Negotiate a Guaranteed Maximum Cost When negotiating with your […]

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Ohio Lawsuit Mediation

Ohio Lawsuit Mediation

Mediation can often be an effective way to resolve a legal issue. However, as with anything, the proper steps must be taken to arrive at a successful mediation outcome. In this post, we’ll explore tips for navigating Ohio lawsuit mediation. Gathering the Necessary Documentation When considering settlement of any case or claim by mediation, you […]

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Ohio Deposition Preparation Tips

Ohio Deposition Preparation Tips

It’s important to take the deposition process seriously. In this post, we’ll discuss a few tips for ensuring your deposition goes smoothly. What is a Deposition? A deposition is the sworn testimony of parties that are involved in a lawsuit that has been filed with the court. Depositions typically take place in a law office […]

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Ohio Auto Injury Trial Tips

Ohio Auto Injury Trial Tips

Are you nervous about testifying in your Ohio auto injury trial? A good attorney can (and should) help you properly prepare. In this article, we’ll discuss tips for preparing. Your Attorney is Your Coach In an Ohio auto accident case, it is extremely important that your attorney thoroughly prepares you for your testimony. Your attorney […]

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Uninsured Motorists, Gap, and Medical Payments Coverage

Uninsured Motorists, Gap, and Medical Payments Coverage

Each year, countless Ohioans are involved in accidents with motorists who don’t have insurance. Perhaps you’ve been involved in one yourself. Without the proper coverage, such a situation can be very costly. In this post, we’ll discuss why uninsured motorists, gap, and medical payments coverage are so important. Ohio Laws on Minimum Coverage Did you […]

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Babysitter & Child Center Liability in Ohio

Babysitter & Child Center Liability in Ohio

Do your children attend a daycare, child center or babysitter? Are you worried about their safety? In this post, we’ll discuss the topic of babysitter and child center liability in Ohio. Ohio Law & Childcare Givers Ohio Revised Code section 2919.26 requires that all childcare givers and day care providers must inform parents when a […]

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Ohio Tenant Rights to Hold Rent in Escrow

Ohio Tenant Rights to Hold Rent in Escrow

Not all landlords are easy to work with. In fact, some act downright negligently to their tenants – especially when they disregard the tenants’ requests that repairs be made. Landlords have an obligation to keep their properties livable and safe. When landlords disregard this obligation, tenants like you have certain rights to protect your family. […]

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Ohio Witness Preparation Guide

Ohio Witness Preparation Guide

Witness preparation is perhaps the most important aspect of good advocacy. It is the “behind the scenes” effort that pays off in the courtroom. To be a successful litigator, it is not enough to “have the will to win.” A successful litigator must have “the will to prepare to win.” In this post, we’ll offer […]

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Ohio Home Seller Contingencies

Ohio Home Seller Contingencies

Whenever we are representing a seller in the sale of the seller’s home, it is critical that the proper contingencies are included in the Purchase Agreement. In this post, we’ll review some of the more common Ohio home seller contingencies. Basic Recommendations Sellers should always stipulate that the buyer is purchasing the property “as is” […]

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