GS News
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...
11/2/2021
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Partner Rob Boroff Moderates The “From Nuclear Verdicts to Pandemic Verdicts – What You Need To Know” TIDA Webinar

On November 1, 2021, Gallagher Sharp Partner Rob Boroff served as moderator of the “From Nuclear Verdicts to Pandemic Verdicts – What You Need To Know” webinar hosted by. Read More...
10/28/2021
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Partner Shane Lawson Addresses Ethics Issues While Presenting At The CMBA’s “Professional Conduct 2021: Super Scary Edition” CLE

Gallagher Sharp was pleased to have Partner Shane Lawson as a presenter addressing ethics issues at the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association (CMBA) “Professional Conduct 2021: Super Scary Edition” CLE. Read More...
GS Publications
1/24/2022
By Donald G. Drinko, Gary D. Baker Jr.

Can the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) Regulate Employee Healthcare Policies Concerning COVID-19?

On January 13, 2022, the United States Supreme Court, by a 6-3 vote, blocked the current Presidential administration’s attempt to enforce a vaccine-or-testing mandate for large employers. NFIB v.. Read More...
1/20/2022
By Matthew A. Smartnick, Robert D. Boroff

FMCSA Will Allow Qualified 18-20 Year Olds To Drive Commercial Motor Vehicles Across State Lines in New Pilot Program

Chances are the majority of items you buy, or the parts to make them, were at one time on a truck. The American Trucking Associations estimates that there is. Read More...
1/7/2022
By Donald G. Drinko, Gary D. Baker Jr.

Can An Employee Who Retired For Non-Injury Reasons Still Recover Temporary Total Disability Compensation?

The doctrine of “voluntary abandonment” as a basis for denying temporary total benefits was effectively “abandoned” itself on September 15, 2020, in favor of the “proximate cause” standard described. Read More...
12/9/2021
By Sarah V. Beaubien

Michigan Supreme Court Makes Significant Changes to Case Evaluation Procedure in Michigan

On December 2, 2021, the Michigan Supreme Court issued an administrative order radically changing the case evaluation process that is currently in place in all Michigan state courts. Case. Read More...
11/11/2021
By Donald G. Drinko, Gary D. Baker Jr.

Can A Death Claim Arise When An Employee Dies From An Overdose Of Medication Prescribed To Treat A Work-Related Injury?

Dependents of employees who die as the result of a work-related injury or occupational disease are normally entitled to death benefits. However, this does not apply in cases where. Read More...
11/10/2021
By Joseph W. Pappalardo

New Rule Requiring Inspections of Rear Underride Guards Goes Into Effect

Today, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) promulgated a final rule revising safety regulations to include rear underride impact guards on the list of required items for annual. Read More...
10/28/2021
By Donald G. Drinko, Gary D. Baker Jr.

Could An Employer Be Held Liable For Damages Resulting From An Employer-Mandated COVID-19 Vaccination?

Except in very limited circumstances, employers are shielded from liability by statute for injuries workers sustain in the course and scope of their employment. See R.C. §4123.74. However, if. Read More...