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Big win for plaintiffs in nanny-school sex-abuse case, plus victory for First Amendment—Cleveland Scene

In what attorneys are calling a victory for state policies against child abuse and a vindication for the First Amendment, Ohio’s Eighth District Court of Appeals upheld the trial victory of a former student and former employee of the Chagrin Falls-based English Nanny & Governess School.

Appeals court affirms trial victory for plaintiffs in nanny-school sex-abuse cover-up case

Appeals court also found that trial court abused its discretion in reducing jury’s ...

Cleveland Scene settles lawsuit against Downtown Cleveland Alliance over removal of newspaper boxes—Cleveland.com

Alternative weekly newspaper Cleveland Scene has settled a First Amendment lawsuit it brought ...

Kisling, Nestico and Redick accused in lawsuit of kickback schemes, fraudulent investigations—Akron Beacon Journal/Ohio.com

Former clients of personal injury law firm Kisling, Nestico and Redick have sued, ...

Lawsuit claims KNR firm defrauded clients, took kickbacks—Cleveland.com

AKRON, Ohio – A lawsuit seeking class-action status in Summit County accuses personal-injury ...

Personal-injury law firm KNR accused of deceiving and defrauding its clients with kickback schemes involving chiropractors and loan companies

Internal emails alleged to show Kisling, Nestico, and Redick maintains unlawful kickback relationships with chiropractors and loan companies, and charges its clients for fraudulent “investigations” that never take place ...

RTA, Lakewood woman settle wrongful arrest, excessive force lawsuit—Cleveland.com

The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) has paid a $45,000 settlement to a Lakewood woman who accused an RTA police officer of using excessive force in a wrongful 2015 arrest ...

RTA pays $45,000 to Lakewood woman assaulted by RTA police officer

Complaint alleged officer arrested and assaulted Plaintiff without probable cause; RTA suspended officer and placed him on probation CLEVELAND, OHIO – The Greater Cleveland Rapid Transit Authority (RTA) has paid $45,000 to ...

Sports Owners Dip Into the Public’s Purse, Despite Their Billions in the Bank—The New York Times

The day after the end of the NBA finals, I walked into the Cleveland office of Peter Pattakos An ebullient lawyer, a sports fan and an Akron native, he helped lead ...