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DECEMBER 2, 2016

Email Phishing Scam Targeting Attorneys Reported in 10 States

Ohio attorneys are advised to be on the alert for an email phishing scam that has been reported in at least 10 states, according to Scott J. Drexel, who heads the Office of Disciplinary Counsel in Ohio.

NOVEMBER 30, 2016

December Disciplinary Hearings Announced

The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct today announced the December disciplinary hearings involving attorneys and judges charged with professional misconduct.

NOVEMBER 18, 2016

Ohio Court Professionals Complete Executive Training Program

With 30 more court professionals achieving national certification this week, Ohio now employs more than 300 Certified Court Managers working in courts statewide.

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NOVEMBER 22, 2016

Cincinnati Area Attorney Suspended for Two Years

The Ohio Supreme Court today suspended a Cincinnati-area attorney for providing assistance and poor advice to a man who violated a civil protection order and was sentenced to 90 days in jail.

Two Ohio Attorneys With Felony Convictions Suspended

The Supreme Court today suspended Carly L. Snavely of Chagrin Falls and Arthur A. Ames of Dayton.

NOVEMBER 21, 2016

Immigrant Can Withdraw Admission of Guilt to Avoid Deportation

If a pretrial diversion program requires a noncitizen to admit guilt, a trial court must warn the accused that he or she could be deported, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.

NOVEMBER 17, 2016

Ohio Can Impose Commercial Activity Tax on Online Retailers

Ohio can impose its commercial-activity tax (CAT) on out-of-state companies that sell products and services to Ohioans, but have no physical presence in the state, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.

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DECEMBER 2, 2016

Erie County Judge to Lead Juvenile Court Judge Association in 2017

Erie County Juvenile Court Judge Robert C. DeLamatre took office Thursday as president of the Ohio Association of Juvenile Court Judges for 2017.

NOVEMBER 9, 2016

Voters Cast Ballots for Two New Justices in General Election

Ohio voters elected a judge from the First District Court Appeals on Nov. 8 for an opening on the Ohio Supreme Court.

NOVEMBER 7, 2016

Governor Fills Holmes County Municipal Court Vacancy

The opening on the Holmes County Municipal Court will be filled Nov. 18 when Andrew G. Hyde takes the bench. Gov. John Kasich appointed Hyde to the vacancy on Nov. 4.

OCTOBER 19, 2016

Board Announces 2017 Judicial Candidate Seminar Schedule

The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct today announced the 2017 schedule of seminars for judicial candidates.  The 2017 schedule includes three live seminars and two video replays.

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DECEMBER 2, 2016

Email Phishing Scam Targeting Attorneys Reported in 10 States

Ohio attorneys are advised to be on the alert for an email phishing scam that has been reported in at least 10 states, according to Scott J. Drexel, who heads the Office of Disciplinary Counsel in Ohio.

NOVEMBER 30, 2016

December Disciplinary Hearings Announced

The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct today announced the December disciplinary hearings involving attorneys and judges charged with professional misconduct.

NOVEMBER 18, 2016

Ohio Court Professionals Complete Executive Training Program

With 30 more court professionals achieving national certification this week, Ohio now employs more than 300 Certified Court Managers working in courts statewide.

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