Entries by MRR Law

MRR School Alert: Teacher’s Failure to Enter Grades Constitutes Good and Just Cause for Termination

By: Stacy V. Pollock Ever since the Ohio General Assembly amended the state’s teacher termination statute (R.C. §3319.16) years ago to reference a “good and just cause” standard, school boards have struggled to understand what constitutes “good and just cause.” Last week, an Ohio state court of appeals confirmed that a teacher’s failure to enter […]

MRR Alert ~ Ohio Supreme Court Makes it Clear: Faulty Work is not Fortuitous

By: Chenee M. Castruita On October 9, 2018, The Ohio Supreme Court issued its anticipated Decision in Ohio Northern University v. Charles Construction Services, Inc., et al., Slip Opinion No. 2018-Ohio-4057 holding that a subcontractor’s faulty work is not an “occurrence” under a commercial general liability (“CGL”) policy. The Court determined that in the commercial […]

MRR Lexington Proud to Sponsor the Kentucky League of Cities “2018 City Employee of the Year” Award

Mazanec, Raskin & Ryder (MRR) is proud to once again sponsor the Kentucky League of Cities (KLC) “City Employee of the Year Award” which brings recognition to an exceptional city employee who performs at a distinguished level to improve his or her local government and community. KLC represents more than 20,000 municipal employees. MRR Lexington’s […]

Ohio Safe Harbor for Cybersecurity Compliance Effective this November

Ohio’s Data Protection Act becomes effective November 2, 2018 By: Chenee M. Castruita Ohio’s incentive for businesses to actively create, maintain and comply with cybersecurity programs becomes effective November 2, 2018. Senate Bill 220, also known as the Data Protection Act, will amend Ohio Revised Code Sections 1306.1 and 3772.01 and enact Chapter 1354, and […]

MRR’s Lexington Casey C. Stansbury Elected to FDCC Board of Directors

MRR is proud to announce that partner Casey C. Stansbury is a newly elected Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC) Board of Director for 2018-2019. He is the youngest attorney to be elected to the distinguished Board’s membership over the organization’s 80-year history. Casey focuses his practice on insurance defense, civil rights, and governmental […]

MRR Attorneys named to 2019 Best Lawyers in America® list

Mazanec, Raskin & Ryder Co., LPA (MRR) is pleased to announce that nine attorneys have been named to the 2019 Edition of Best Lawyers®, the oldest and most respected peer-reviewed publication in the legal profession. Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America© list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by […]

Barry Miller presents A.M. Best webinar “Claims: Cyber Intruders Target the Insurance Legal Community”

Selected by A.M. Best, MRR’s Lexington Partner Barry M. Miller  participated on August 2, 2018 in “Claims: Cyber Intruders Target the Insurance Legal Community” along with three other expert panelists from across the nation. Click here to view and listen. New forms of cyber exposure, including new types of fraud, disruption and cyber spoofing, threaten […]