In Wrongful Death Civil Case, the Spouse May Not Be Suitable to File the Lawsuit

INTRODUCTION After a death in Ohio involving wrongful conduct, the probate court of the county where the victim died determines who will represent the estate of the decedent.  When the decedent was married at the time of their death, an issue before the probate court is whether the court may look beyond the fact that […]

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

In this column, Cincinnati and Dayton based sexual harassment litigation attorney Craig T. Matthews discusses harassment in the workplace and the potential outcomes of related lawsuits. Sexual harassment continues to occur in many workplaces. Unfortunately, a number of employers fail to adequately respond to initial complaints. In many cases, lack of prompt, effective action by […]