Ohio /oʊˈhaɪ.oʊ/ is a state in the Midwestern United States. Ohio is the 34th largest (by area), the 7th most populous, and the 10th most densely populated of the 50 United States. The state's capital and largest city is Columbus.The name "Ohio" originated from Iroquois word ohi-yo’, meaning "great river" or "large creek". The state, originally partitioned from the Northwest Territory, was admitted to the Union as the 17th state (and the first under the Northwest Ordinance) on March 1, 1803.
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  • Daycare Worker Charged with Felony after Toddler Suffers Brain Damage

    … injuries were unknown at the time of his statement, Lloyd says that it was clear there would be some kind of brain damage due to the lack of oxygen to the child’s brain. Shortly after the incident, officials brought forward third-degree felony charges against Casey Bertelson for recklessly causing a physical injury on a child. If convicted, Casey…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 12 readers -
  • You Have the Right to Remain Silent

    … South Florida Criminal Attorney | DUI Attorney Blog You Have the Right to Remain Silent Fool! YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO REMAIN SILENT | USE IT Most people view the fifth amendment as a shelter or haven for individuals who have committed a crime. Invoking your right to remain silent is typically viewed as an admission to criminal conduct. After all…

    Michael Dye/ Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney- 23 readers -
  • PNC Pays Mortgage Loan Officers $16M – Overtime Lawsuit

    … PNC Bank will pay its some of its mortgage loan officers $16 million to settle a lawsuit brought under the Fair Labor Standards Act. The mortgage brokers claimed they were denied overtime and proper commissions. The case was originally filed by 4 loan officers in August, 2015. PNC employs loan officers throughout the United States. Until…

    Due Diligence- 28 readers -
  • MahanyLaw Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Molina Healthcare

    …. The company operates in 14 other states including NY, Texas, Ohio, South Carolina, Florida, Illinois, Puerto Rico, Washington, Missouri and New Mexico. Mahany says the firm is actively investigating Molina’s business practices in those states and urge physicians who feel they were underpaid to contact him. Nurses, billing clerks and others with knowledge…

    Due Diligence- 28 readers -
  • Illinois Truck Crash Fatalities

    … 10,000 pounds and a bus is any vehicle designed to carry at least 9 people, including the driver. In 2014, Illinois witnessed 121 fatalities caused by a large truck or bus-related accidents. Ten other states had a higher number of fatalities: Texas, 570 California, 324 Florida, 207 Pennsylvania, 170 Georgia, 162 Ohio, 142 Oklahoma…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 10 readers -
  • Federal Appeals Court Win for Whistleblowers

    … retaliation claims. Recently the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals decided a case involving these counsel fees. For those not familiar, the 6th Circuit is the top federal appeals court covering Ohio, Kentucky, Michigan and Tennessee. Those of us who primarily represent whistleblowers don’t always consider it the friendliest court but an opinion this month…

    Due Diligence- 11 readers -
  • Six Ohio Residents Defrauded Investors

    … Six Ohio Residents Defrauded Investors Posted on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 9:08 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: The owners of KGTA Petroleum, Ltd, Kenneth Grant of Copley, Ohio and Thomas Abdallah of Brunswick, Ohio, were sentenced to prison for their roles in a conspiracy to defraud about 70 investors out…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 11 readers -
  • Three Advisers in Hot Water with the CFP Board

    … Three Advisers in Hot Water with the CFP Board Posted on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 9:51 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: The CFP Board found that adviser Charles Zsarnay of Toledo, Ohio,allegedly copied certain individual drivers’ licenses in violation of Ohio law and failed to promptly disclose to his firm…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 10 readers -
  • FINRA Bars Two Ohio Brokers

    … FINRA Bars Two Ohio Brokers Posted on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 10:58 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: FINRA has barred two brokers at Triad Advisors, LLC by the names of Douglas Scott Miller of Bowling Green, Ohio and Gary Lee Rathbun of Wauseon, Ohio. Miller and Rathbun consented to FINRA sanctions without…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 11 readers -
  • Whistleblower Awards Available for Pill Mills

    … What do Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama have in common? A huge percentage of narcotic painkiller prescriptions per capita. If you live in Georgia, Maine, Pennsylvania or Rhode Island don’t celebrate just yet, you have significant…

    Due Diligence- 17 readers -
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