The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct today announced June disciplinary hearings involving attorneys and judges charged with professional misconduct.
The next time law grads sit for the test that can permit them to practice law in Ohio they will be trying to master the Uniform Bar Exam (UBE).
Court operations during the coronavirus are all about being flexible – a principle of the Ohio Supreme Court’s Dispute Resolution Section.
The Ohio Supreme Court today announced that recent law school graduates can apply to the Court to practice law pending admission to the bar beginning June 15.
The Ohio Supreme Court held its first-ever remote bar admissions ceremony, swearing in the state’s newest lawyers virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Chief Justice Maureen O'Connor, on behalf of the Court, announced today that, “Due to the ongoing public health concerns arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Supreme Court of Ohio is postponing the Ohio Bar Examination until Sept. 9-10.”
In uncertain times, such as COVID-19, those struggling with substance use issues need structure and stability to maintain sobriety.
For Ohio's judiciary, the coronavirus’ chaos has been a learning curve. To help navigate the justice system during this uncertain period, the Ohio Supreme Court and its Judicial College have stepped to the forefront with more education opportunities.
The Ohio Supreme Court spring 2020 Bar Admission Ceremony will become a virtual event due to the COVID-19 public emergency, with Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor presiding.
Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor has authorized $6 million in remote technology grants to 277 courts in 87 counties, the Supreme Court announced today.
The Ohio Supreme Court today released results from the February 2020 Ohio Bar Examination.
The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct has set its May schedule, with one hearing taking place before a three-member board.
The judicial system has slowed, and even halted in some respects, as courts contend with the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19).
The Ohio Supreme Court today approved a new Model Uniform Traffic Ticket designed to collect more information for law enforcement as well as better inform the public.
The Ohio Supreme Court today enacted a new civil form for indigent civil litigants that can be used to waive a deposit on court costs.
As millions of Ohioans isolate to combat the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), a Lorain County drug court found a unique way to recognize a woman who survived the solitude of substance use disorder.
The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct has issued an advisory opinion outlining a lawyer’s responsibilities when a prospective client admits that he or she has previously engaged in fraudulent conduct.
The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct has set its April hearing schedule. The hearing will take place before a three-member panel of the board using a remote hearing platform.
The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct has filed five disciplinary case reports with the Ohio Supreme Court. Each report recommends discipline for an attorney charged with professional misconduct.
Finding engaging, yet informative, educational materials for students can be difficult at any time. But now that schools have moved online because of the COVID-19 health crisis, teachers and parents are searching for more resources.