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In Memory of Joseph J. McDonnell

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Joseph (Jerry) McDonnell, who joined Gallagher Sharp as a Partner in 2018.  Jerry earned national acclaim as a. Read More...
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Partner Rich Rezie Presents “Declaratory Judgments and Intervention” During CMBA’s 2020 Insurance Law Seminar

Gallagher Sharp Partner Richard Rezie was a virtual presenter during the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association’s (CMBA) 2020 Insurance Law Seminar on September 22, 2020,  where he presented on “Declaratory. Read More...
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Gallagher Sharp Represented By Team FORCE at Recent National Auto Sport Association (NASA) Great Lakes Region Event

Our firm was proud to have a presence at GingerMan Raceway during a recent National Auto Sport Association (NASA) Great Lakes Region Event while being represented by Team FORCE.. Read More...
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Six Gallagher Sharp Partners Recognized In The 2021 Edition of Best Lawyers®, Joe Pappalardo Recognized As 2021 Transportation Lawyer Of The Year (Cleveland, OH)

Gallagher Sharp is pleased to announce that six of its partners were recognized in the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers®, with Partner Joe Pappalardo also being recognized as the. Read More...
By Steven D. Strang, Richard C.O. Rezie

Steven Strang & Richard Rezie Co-Present “Emerging Coverage Issues” for the Northeast Ohio RIMS August Virtual Meeting

Gallagher Sharp Partners Steven Strang and Richard Rezie co-presented for the Northeast Ohio RIMS August Virtual Meeting on emerging insurance coverage issues on August 17, 2020. Read More...
By Monica A. Sansalone

Monica Sansalone Presents “Conduct in Court and Depositions: Lawyers Behaving Badly,” For CMBA’s 2020 Federal Court Practice Update, Virtual Training

Gallagher Sharp Partner Monica Sansalone presented “Conduct in Court and Depositions: Lawyers Behaving Badly,” for the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Associations 2020 Federal Court Practice Update, Virtual Training,  on August. Read More...
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Partners Joe Pappalardo & Tim Roth Promote Virtual Curriculum At CLM Alliance Claims College

Gallagher Sharp is proud to have Partner Joe Pappalardo serve as Co-Dean and Partner Tim Roth serve on the faculty & Executive Council of the School of Transportation for. Read More...
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By Joseph W. Pappalardo

Newsflash: New FMCSA Hours of Service Regulations Go Into Effect On September 29, 2020

The long awaited final Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) rule revising hours of service (HOS) regulations to provide greater flexibility for drivers subject to those rules, without adversely. Read More...
By Markus E. Apelis

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine Signs Amended Substitute House Bill 606 Into Law

As the nation and the world continue to grapple with formulating an appropriate and effective response to the COVID-19 global health pandemic, the State of Ohiohas enacted a sweeping. Read More...
By Gary L. Nicholson

Ohio’s Supplemental Complaint Statute Provides That an Insurer May Assert Any Coverage Defense against an Insured’s Judgment Creditor That The Insurer May Have Asserted against the Insured

The typical liability policy contains a provision that no action may be brought against the insurance company unless there has been full compliance with all the terms of the. Read More...
By Richard C.O. Rezie

COVID-19 Extension to Statutes of Limitations Ends

The COVID-19 tolling period expired on July 31, 2020. It was in effect between March 9, 2020, and July 30, 2020. Specifically, as to civil litigation, Am. Sub. H.. Read More...
By Robert R. Terbrack

COVID-19 Exposure Claims Against Businesses

What happens if one of your employees, or a non-employee who visits your business, contracts COVID-19 and claims that your business caused them to become ill? Typically, the Ohio. Read More...
By Rema A. Ina

Employer’s Guide to Reopening During the Coronavirus Pandemic

States are reopening after the Coronavirus forced them to shut down and issue shelter-in-place orders. Opening is good for the economy, but welcoming back employees while the virus continues. Read More...
By Markus E. Apelis

Analysis: Supreme Court of Ohio Issues Amendments to State Rules of Civil Procedure

The Supreme Court of Ohio has announced final amendments to the Ohio Rules of Civil Procedure, the rules that govern civil proceedings in Ohio state courts.  The amendments bring. Read More...