GS News
5/25/2022
Gallagher Sharp LLP

Attorneys Joe Center and Joe Pappalardo Secure Defense Verdict For Trucking Client

Congratulations to Attorneys Joe Center and Joe Pappalardo on securing a defense verdict on behalf of their trucking client. The plaintiff, whose background could have made him highly sympathetic. Read More...
2/3/2022
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Gallagher Sharp Is Pleased To Announce That Steven A. Keslar and Drew D. Price Have Been Elected Partners

Gallagher Sharp is pleased to announce that Steven A. Keslar and Drew D. Price have been elected partners. Located in Gallagher Sharp’s Columbus office, Mr. Keslar is a member. Read More...
1/18/2022
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Tim Roth Serves As Vice-Chair & Seminar Speaker At The 2022 Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA) Advanced Seminar

Gallagher Sharp was pleased to have Partner and Transportation Practice Group Manager Tim Roth participate in the 2022 Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA) Advanced Seminar in Nashville, TN. Tim. Read More...
1/3/2022
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Thirteen Gallagher Sharp Attorneys Recognized As Ohio Super Lawyers & Rising Stars For 2022

Gallagher Sharp is pleased to announce that thirteen of our attorneys are recognized as Ohio Super Lawyers and Rising Stars for 2022, with Managing Partner, Monica A. Sansalone, also. Read More...
11/17/2021
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Partner Joe Monroe Discusses Liquor Liability Claims With Local NBC Affiliate

Gallagher Sharp Partner Joe Monroe was recently interviewed by our local NBC affiliate (WKYC Channel 3 – Cleveland) during which he discussed liquor liability claims and exposure homeowners could. Read More...
11/9/2021
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Gallagher Sharp Addresses A Variety Of Professional Liablity & Legal Malpractice Topics At The 2021 Professional Liability Services, Inc. Seminar

Managing Partner Monica Sansalone and Partners Markus E. Apelis, Shane Lawson, Maia Jerin, and Teri Richthammer presented at the annual Professional Liability Services, Inc. Seminar on November 5, 2021,. Read More...
11/3/2021
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Managing Partner Monica Sansalone Joins OSBA “Lawyers in Trouble and Ways to Stay Out” CLE Program As Featured Speaker

Gallagher Sharp was thrilled to have Managing Partner Monica A. Sansalone as a featured speaker at the Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA) “Lawyers in Trouble and Ways to Stay. Read More...
GS Publications
7/27/2022
By Donald G. Drinko, Gary D. Baker Jr.

Does The Industrial Commission of Ohio Have To Explain Why It Disregards A Medical Report When It Relies On Conflicting Medical Evidence?

Under current Ohio law, the Industrial Commission of Ohio has the discretion to reject uncontroverted medical evidence so long as the commission explains its basis for doing so. State. Read More...
7/13/2022
By Donald G. Drinko, Gary D. Baker Jr.

What Types of Compensation Can An Injured Worker Receive In Ohio While Remaining Eligible For Temporary Total Disability Compensation?

Under R.C. §4123.56, an injured worker in Ohio is eligible to receive temporary total disability (“TTD”) compensation for any periods of time they are completely disabled and unable to. Read More...
6/29/2022
By Donald G. Drinko, Gary D. Baker Jr.

Working With A Co-Worker That Is COVID-19 Positive – Is The Risk Greater Than That Of The General Public Under Ohio Law?

An occupational disease is one that is 1.) contracted in the course of employment; 2.) the disease is peculiar to the employment; and 3.) the employment creates a risk. Read More...
6/28/2022
By Robert D. Boroff, Devin A. Bembnister

Supreme Court Of The United States Declines To Address Whether Plaintiff’s State Law Tort Claims Are Preempted By The FAAAA

On June 27, 2022, the Supreme Court of the United States disappointingly denied C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.’s Petition for a Writ of Certiorari to review the Ninth Circuit Court. Read More...
5/28/2022
By Robert D. Boroff, Anthony R. Santiago

FMCSA Temporarily Waives Hours of Service (HOS) Requirements In Response To Baby Formula Shortage

On May 23, 2022, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (“FMCSA”) issued a Regional Emergency Declaration  (“Emergency Declaration”) in response to the recent closure of a key manufacturing facility of. Read More...
5/18/2022
By Joseph W. Pappalardo, Devin A. Bembnister

FMCSA Revives Proposal For Speed Limiters On Heavy Trucks

On May 4, 2022, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published a proposed rulemaking to require speed limiters on commercial motor vehicles (CMVs), as defined in 49 CFR 390.5, with. Read More...
4/6/2022
By Gary L. Nicholson

Supreme Court of Ohio Holds Damage Caused by a Contaminated Product Incorporated into a Larger Product Is “Property Damage” Caused by an “Occurrence”

On March 23, 2022, the Supreme Court of Ohio decided that damage caused by a contaminated product incorporated into a larger product is “property damage” caused by an “occurrence”. . Read More...