Entries by MRR Law

Ohio Adds New Exceptions to the Definition of “Public Records” Relating to Dash-Cam and Body-Cam Recordings

By: Ami Imbrogno In this day and age, it seems that not a week goes by without turning on the evening news, logging onto Facebook, or firing up a YouTube application and seeing videos depicting police encounters with civilians.  Many of these videos are recorded on private cell phones and released by private citizens; however, […]

George Pilat Of Mazanec, Raskin & Ryder Elected To Chair The Solon Chamber Of Commerce Board Of Directors For 2019

Mazanec, Raskin & Ryder Co., LPA (MRR) is proud to announce that attorney George V. Pilat has been elected Chair of the Solon Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. Voting took place in December with officers beginning their term on January 1, 2019. The Solon Chamber serves as advocates for the business community by supporting […]

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 […]