07/18/2019


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Case No.Topics and IssuesAuthorCitation
State ex rel. Pilarczyk v. Geauga Cty. (Slip Opinion) 2018-0728Workers’ compensation—Permanent total disability—R.C. 4123.58(C)—A medical report that is equivocal is not proper evidence upon which the Industrial Commission can rely to grant or deny permanent-total-disability compensation—Court of appeals’ judgment granting limited writ of mandamus affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2019-Ohio-2880
Disciplinary Counsel v. Shimko (Slip Opinion) 2018-1438Attorneys—Misconduct—Violations of the Rules of Professional Conduct for charging a clearly excessive fee, improperly revealing and using information relating to the representation of a former client, and engaging in conduct that adversely reflects on the lawyer’s fitness to practice law—Indefinite suspension.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2019-Ohio-2881
07/18/2019 Case Announcements  Merit decisions with opinions—Affidavits of disqualification—Motion and procedural rulings.