The Ohio Supreme Court’s Judicial College, which provides legal and professional education for judges, magistrates, and court personnel, has adjusted its on-site programming due to the coronavirus crisis.
The world’s most famous mediator has made a career out of being resourceful. As the keynote speaker for the Ohio Supreme Court’s Dispute Resolution Conference, he showed his improvisational skills after the event’s last-minute postponement.
The Board of Commissioners of the Lawyers’ Fund for Client Protection has awarded $125,377.64 to 15 victims of attorney theft.
The Supreme Court of Ohio’s Dispute Resolution Conference, to be held today at Ohio State University, has been postponed indefinitely due to the corona virus situation.
The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct has issued a new ethics guide to assist the bar in providing limited scope representation to clients.
Behind the buildup to every bar exam, there’s almost always a family providing encouragement to an applicant.
The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct announced March disciplinary hearings involving attorneys and judges charged with professional misconduct.
The Ohio Supreme Court will accept public comment on proposed amendments to the Rules for the Government of the Bar of Ohio and the Supreme Court Rules for the Government of the Judiciary of Ohio.
Thousands of students come to the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center every year. But the building’s most pivotal visitors are arguably teachers.
The Ohio Supreme Court has adopted amendments to the Rules of Professional Conduct to reflect an Oct. 19, 2019 legislative enactment that renamed the Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation the Ohio Access to Justice Foundation.
The second statewide conference focusing on dispute resolution will pay tribute to the 10-year anniversary of former Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Thomas J. Moyer’s passing.
Ohio law school deans met with leaders of the Ohio Supreme Court, Ohio State Bar Association, Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, and the Ohio Metropolitan Bar Association Consortium to talk about key issues, including the new Uniform Bar Exam.
The Ohio Supreme Court and the state’s official access to justice entity are asking the more than 44,000 lawyers in the state to assist thousands of fellow Ohioans in need of legal aid.
The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct has issued its 2019 annual report, highlighting the disposition of 69 disciplinary cases, greater efficiency in case processing, and further efforts to make attorney disciplinary proceedings more transparent.
The Ohio Supreme Court teamed up with the Ohio State Bar Association (OSBA) for a second time to address the hot-button issue of sexual harassment in the work place.
The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct issued two advisory opinions regarding application of the Ohio Rules of Professional Conduct.
Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor announced today the selection of John S. VanNorman as the Court’s next chief legal counsel.
The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct has filed eight disciplinary case reports with the Ohio Supreme Court. Each report recommends discipline for an attorney charged with professional misconduct.
With Ohio voters electing 210 judges this year, all judicial candidates are encouraged to participate in Judicial Votes Count ̶ the state’s only resource presenting information on all judicial races ̶ by submitting their biographical information now, ahead of the state’s March 17 primary election.
Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor today issued guidelines for the convening of a new Ohio Supreme Court Task Force on wrongful convictions that would “analyze current practices and recommend improvements to further our standards of justice.”