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>Spotlight: Brian Gannon

Brian concentrates his practice in the areas of medical malpractice and health care law, serving the legal needs of physicians, hospitals and other medical professionals. His performance has earned him the honor of being named an Ohio Rising Star several years in a row.

Articles & Publications

  • Year: 2009
Date Subject Practice Area Attorney(s)
12/21/2009
Lactation Resulting From Pregnancy Affording Protection Under Ohio's Anti-Discriminations Statutes
12/14/2009
Plaintiff May Pursue Negligent Credentialing Claim Against Hospital Only After Proving Physician's Negligence was Proximate Cause of Injury and Doctor not Amenable to Suit.
12/4/2009
Ohio Supreme Court Limits Double Recovery of Medical Specials Under a Single Policy
12/1/2009
Pollution exclusion provision in employer's liability insurance policy did not clearly and unambiguously exclude coverage for injuries which employee sustained from prolonged exposure to aircraft fuel
12/1/2009
How to Help Struggling Employees
12/1/2009
Presentation of Damages and Medical "Write Offs" attacked by Plaintiff Bar
12/1/2009
50 State Survey of Statutes of Repose for Product Liability and Improvement to Real Estate
11/25/2009
Use of Parol Evidence Rule limits claims brought under the Ohio Consumer Sales Practices Act
11/24/2009
When Choosing an Estate Planning Attorney, Think Personally
11/16/2009
Wealth Transfer System Future Unclear
10/30/2009
Supreme Court Helps Navigate the Thorny Thicket of Ohio's Statutory Framework for Age Discrimination Claims
10/30/2009
Individual Parties Must Be Named for D&O Coverage to Apply
10/29/2009
Safety Provisions Apply to Scaffolds in All Stages of Construction
10/26/2009
A utilities right of way cannot be impeded by the property owner
10/16/2009
Leadership the same, whether on the soccer field or in the profession
10/15/2009
Denial of Maternity Leave Constitutes Unlawful Gender Discrimination
10/14/2009
Kentucky Expands Spousal Loss of Consortium Claim to Include Post-Death Time Period
10/9/2009
Self Defense Allowed in Negligence Actions
10/8/2009
Ohio Supreme Court Prohibits Disclosure of Non-Party Medical Records
10/1/2009
Recouping Improper Medicare Payments
9/23/2009
Comparative Contributory Negligence and Joint and Several Liability 2009 Compendium for Trucking and Commercial Transportation
9/21/2009
In legal malpractice action, Plaintiff's succesor's attorney's file is discoverable only after the Court's In-Camera Inspection of the materials sought to be disclosed
9/9/2009
Medical Malpractice: Summary of Ohio Law
8/26/2009
So-called negligent medical credentialing claim not ripe until Plaintiff establishes negligence and proximate cause of physician
8/20/2009
Intentional Act Exclusion does not bar coverage to an insured based upon negligence supervision, hiring or training
8/20/2009
New Cause of Action for Civil Rights Violations at Nursing Homes
8/13/2009
The test for the "Obvious and Open Danger" Doctrine in premises liability is an objective one
7/29/2009
Nursing Home Arbitration Agreement Upheld Despite Resident's Advanced Age
7/23/2009
"Employers may not rely on fear of lawsuit by minority to discriminate against the majority"
7/21/2009
Mortgage Contracts Requiring Payment of Attorney Fees as a Condition of Terminating
7/10/2009
U.S. Supreme Court Increases the Burden on Plaintiffs who seek to
7/10/2009
"Open and Obvious" Defense Trumps Violation of Administrative Regulations
7/3/2009
The Proposed Federal Consumer Fraud Protection Agency And Mandatory Arbitration
6/30/2009
Damages recoverable by client in legal malpractice case was limited to its self-insured retention that it paid under its liability insurance policy by virtue of an adverse trial court result
6/29/2009
There is no abuse of discretion in which to vacate an award based on arbitrators' alleged bias
6/16/2009
"What is the Right Way to Fire?"
6/8/2009
Delaware Supreme Court Changes Landscape For Evaluating Whether Directors Breached Duties To Shareholders During Merger
6/4/2009
Legal Malpractice Case - Counterclaimant voluntarily had waived attorney-client privilege by his testimony in previous action and thus must produce documents with respect to communication and separate counsel
6/1/2009
"Special Concerns in Representing the Diminished Client"
6/1/2009
"Are you in compliance with the Medicare Secondary Payer Act?"
5/27/2009
"Owner Not Required to Allege that Settlement Extinguished Manufacturer's and Seller's Liability in Cause of Action for Contribution Claim."
5/13/2009
Ohio Tort Reform and Products Liability
5/12/2009
HIPAA Privacy Rules Expanded In Economic Stimulus Bill
5/6/2009
Expert's lack of knowledge of patient's medical history and physical condition does not render his opinion inadmissible but only goes to the weight of credibility.
5/6/2009
Ohio Court Limits Double Recovery of Both UM/UIM and Medpay Benefits
5/5/2009
Creating Enforceable Non-Compete Agreements
5/4/2009
A User's Guide to the Medicare/Medicaid and SCHIP Extension Act of 2007
5/1/2009
Amending the Medicare Secondary Payor Act
4/28/2009
The Operation of a Public Housing Authority is a Governmental Function within the Meaning of Ohio's Sovereign-Immunity Statutes.
4/23/2009
Retroactive Application to Employee of the Requirement of Action in the Scope of Employment as a Prerequisite to the Attachment of UM/UIM Coverage under Employer's Insurance Policy is not Unconstitutional
4/21/2009
Are there any practice differences between Insurance Agents and Brokers?
4/15/2009
Effective Networking Tips for Women
4/6/2009
Major Changes to Ohio's Workers' Compensation Act Apply after passage of Senate Bill 7
4/2/2009
Beware of Voluntary Dismissal and Refiling of a Debt Collection Action
3/17/2009
Applicability of the Americans with Disabilities Act to Commercial Entities
3/9/2009
Peer Review Documents Remain Privileged
3/5/2009
Insurance Coverage of Statutorily Based Damages
3/5/2009
The Effects of RC § 2745.01 on Stop Gap Insurance Coverage
3/5/2009
When Can a Plaintiff Recover Attorney Fees in a Coverage Case
3/5/2009
Allocation Among Multiple Triggered Policies in Ohio
3/5/2009
Bad Faith Litigation: The Attorney Client Privilege
3/3/2009
Attorney Failure to Maintain Client Funds in Identifiable Bank Accounts and Charging a Clearly Excessive fee is Guilty of DR-107A and DR2-106A
3/1/2009
A Publication Of The Insurance Practice Group
3/1/2009
Wages, Hours & Lawsuits-Columbus CEO Magazine-March 2009
2/26/2009
Ohio Supreme Court Clarifies The Standard Of Proof In Legal Malpractice Cases
2/25/2009
Ohio Court of Appeals Limits the Discoverability of Plaintiff's Prior Medical Records
2/16/2009
Governmental Compliance with Ohio's Public Records Act
2/12/2009
Commercial Drivers’ New Hours of Service (HOS) Rules Go Into Effect
2/10/2009
New Commercial Disputes Judges Appointed
1/26/2009
"Joint Enterprise Within the Doctrine of Imputed Negligence is the Joint Prosecution of a Common Purpose"
1/26/2009
Mortgagor Cannot Establish A Fraud Claim Against Real Estate Appraiser Or The Mortgagee Or The Broker Based On Alleged Overinflation Of Value Of Properties Purchased And Encumbered
1/19/2009
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Issues Final Rule Updating Medical Certification Requirements As Part Of CDL
1/14/2009
The Family and Medical Leave Act: Long Awaited Revisions