GS News
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...
10/21/2021
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Joe Pappalardo Serves As Panelist For CLM’s “Managing the ‘Dirty Five’ Aggravating Factors in Trucking Claims and Lawsuits” Presentation

Gallagher Sharp Partner Joe Pappalardo was recently a panelist for the “Managing the ‘Dirty Five’ Aggravating Factors in Trucking Claims and Lawsuits” presentation of the 2021 Claims and Litigation. Read More...
10/18/2021
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Partner Tim Roth Elected To Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA) Board of Directors

Gallagher Sharp is pleased to announce that Tim Roth has been elected to the Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA) Board of Directors. TIDA is a dynamic organization consisting of over 1600. Read More...
GS Publications
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, Randa E. Payne

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...
9/18/2021
By Markus E. Apelis

Ohio COVID-19 Immunity Protections Set to Expire Without Legislative Action

SECOND KEY UPDATE: On September 27, 2021, Ohio State Reps. Rick Carfagna (R-Genoa Twp.) and Bill Seitz (R-Cincinnati) introduced H.B. 435 in the Ohio House of Representatives. The bill. Read More...
9/13/2021
By Donald G. Drinko, Gary D. Baker Jr.

Why Your Representation Should Be Attending Hearings In-Person

On July 6, 2021, in-person workers’ compensation hearings returned for the Ohio Industrial Commission, but with a choice. Both injured workers and representatives were given the option of attending. Read More...
7/20/2021
By Jennifer Fewell Phillips

The “Dos” and “Don’ts” of Managing a Remote Workforce

Masks may be coming off, but many employees are not returning to the office.  Employers and employees alike have realized the benefits of remote work arrangements.  Employees have enjoyed. Read More...
7/20/2021
By Donald G. Drinko, Gary D. Baker Jr.

Can Employers Withhold Accident Reports In Court Cases By Asserting Privilege?

Most employers have accident investigation reports filled out when an employee gets hurt on the job. These reports are often part of workers’ compensation file and can be used. Read More...