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Monthly Archives: December 2016

Consumer Product Safety Commission Recalls

We are seeing property damage as a direct result of a defective product. As many of you know, we are bundling these cases to decrease operational costs and increase settlement value. Recently, we reiterated the case against Gree is not dead. In fact, we discussed why such a case is very much alive. In March 2016,… Read More »

Negligent Entrustment of a Vehicle

Under Ohio’s negligent entrustment statute, codified at Revised Code Section 4511.203, the owner of a motor vehicle may face both criminal penalties and civil liability when he or she entrusts a vehicle to another when the owner knows or reasonably should know: (a) The operator does not have a valid driver’s license to operate a… Read More »

Further Examination of the Made Whole Doctrine

A health benefit provider’s subrogation interest will not be given priority where doing so will result in less than a full recovery to the insured. Ohio courts have consistently enforced the Made Whole Doctrine. Under the Made Whole Doctrine, a health benefit provider’s subrogation interest will not be given priority where doing so will result… Read More »