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Court social worker sues Akron, Summit County for alleged excessive force in 2020 arrest—Akron Beacon Journal

A court-appointed social worker has filed a federal lawsuit claiming his rights were violated and excessive force was used when he was arrested in September

Supreme Court of Ohio rejects KNR law firm’s appeal in class-action fraud suit

Today the Supreme Court of Ohio announced its decision to decline the KNR ...

“This was a fraud” — New evidence revealed in Canton McKinley pizza incident — Fox 8 Cleveland

CANTON, Ohio (WJW) – The attorney representing several Canton McKinley football coaches fired ...

Testimony in Canton McKinley pizza case confirms that football player’s attorney fabricated claims of religious discrimination against terminated coaches

In the interests of correcting the record and mitigating the damage caused by ...

Settlement to pay for Burkons legal fees—The Cleveland Jewish News

“Burkons[‘] lawyer, Peter Pattakos of ...

Appeals court OKs class-action lawsuit against law firm over $50 ʻinvestigative feeʼ charged to tens of thousands of clients—Cleveland.com

A three-judge panel of the Ninth District Ohio Court of Appeals last week unanimously upheld a lower court’s ...

Appeals court affirms class-action certification of fraud claims against KNR law firm

Yesterday, a unanimous panel of the Ninth District Court of Appeals in Akron (Carr, J, Hensal, J,  Sutton, J) issued a ruling affirming that tens of thousands of former clients ...

Editorial: UT should process Title IX complaints faster—Toledo Blade

The University of Toledo must do better processing Title IX complaints It’s not about winning or losing a court case It’s about doing ...

Appeals court reversing decision dismissing UT Title IX complaint—Toledo Blade

The student’s attorney, Peter Pattakos, said in a written statement he was glad the appellate panel recognized the important ...