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Peggy Foley Jones to Speak On a Panel for Ladder Down at Taft Stettinius & Hollister

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On August 28, 2019, Peggy Foley Jones will be speaking on a panel for Ladder Down at Taft Stettinius & Hollister. The topic is “What lessons have you learned along the way on your path to success”. Ladder Down is a year long program that provides training and career development to empower women...

Peggy Foley Jones to Speak at the Cleveland Employment Lawyers Association’s Half-Day Seminar

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Peggy Foley Jones will be speaking at the Cleveland Employment Lawyers Association’s Half-Day Seminar: Succeeding in Arbitration on September 13, 2019.  This seminar will focus on the arbitration practice, the process of becoming an arbitrator, and practice guidance on serving as an arbitrator –...

Peggy Foley Jones to Speak at the 2019 LERA Conference

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Peggy Foley Jones will be speaking at the LERA conference on June 14, 2019. An Arbitrator’s Perspective on Discovery Challenges – Rationale for Discovery in Arbitration: Factors Considered in Weighing Scope of Discovery – Including Persuasive Arguments and Effective Objections. Please visit https://lera.memberclicks.net/71st-lera-anl-mtg/...

Mary Jane Trapp Seeks 11th Ohio District Court of Appeals Judgeship

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Seeking an 11th Ohio District Court of Appeals judgeship for a term beginning Feb. 10 are two lawyers in private practice, one of them a former judge of the court, which hears appeals from Ashtabula, Geauga, Lake, Portage and Trumbull counties. The Republican nominee is Casey O’Brien of Jefferson,...

Financial and Legal Planning for Millenials: What you need to know to help grow your assets, stay on budget, and protect and provide for your children.

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Financial and Legal Planning for Millenials: What you need to know to help grow your assets, stay on budget, and protect and provide for your children. Please click on the link below to view the event flyer: PatriotMalarikCiani_Event

Teresa Kotomski back in court, defended by Mary Jane Trapp

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Mary Jane Trapp is defending Teresa Kotomski, who is back in court convicted of fatally poisoning her husband with antifreeze and hoping to get a retrial. For the full article, click here: http://www.starbeacon.com/news/local_news/teresa-kotomski-back-in-court/article_7dff5245-3eba-52fa-8f78-8994ea08d693.html  

The legal issues surrounding social media and BYOD (bring your own devices)

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  Thanks to Geauga Growth for inviting me to present social media issues for businesses this morning. Bonnie Troyer joined me to present the topic from the HR perspective. The legal issues surrounding social media and BYOD (bring your own devices) are constantly changing and sometimes quite entertaining...

Supreme Court of Ohio Watch

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Mary Jane Trapp of Thrasher, Dinsmore & Dolan, a Legal Professional Association,  will regularly spotlight the most recent Ohio Supreme Court decisions affecting our clients, their businesses and their families. Mary Jane is a former appellate judge who also sat on the Supreme Court of Ohio by...

Post-Close Liability in an Asset Only Purchase

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Recently, in Hampton’s on King, Inc. v. Ohio Dept. of Job & Family Services, 10th Dist. Franklin No.  14AP-243, 2014-Ohio-5666, Ohio’s Tenth District Court of Appeals found that the purchaser of the assets of a business inherited the unemployment compensation contribution rates from the...

Sponsor a Family for the Holidays

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Thank you to all Geauga County Bar Association members for your generous contributions of new toys, clothing, gift cards, food and money to support Geauga County’s Job & Family Services “Sponsor a Family” drive for the holidays. Thrasher, Dinsmore & Dolan, a Legal Professional Association,...