{ Banner Image }

>Spotlight: Erin Hess

Erin focuses her practice on health care law, medical malpractice, physician and hospital liability and long term care liability. She has extensive trial experience, having tried over 45 medical malpractice and long term care jury trials throughout Northeast Ohio. 

Reminger Reports

  • Year: 2015
Date Subject Practice Area Attorney(s)
12/7/2015
Ohio Supreme Court Rules that a Plaintiff Cannot Maintain a Class Action under the OCSPA without Proof that all Proposed Class Members were Injured    
11/30/2015
Court of Appeals Decision May Increase Damages Awards for Injured Plaintiffs Covered by Public Health Insurance Plans
11/16/2015
Injured Worker’s Inability to Dismiss an Employer Workers’ Compensation Court Appeal without Consent from the Employer Is Ruled Unconstitutional
10/27/2015
Recent Ohio Courts of Appeals’ Decisions Call Into Question the Enforceability of Arbitration Agreements Executed Without Actual Authority
10/26/2015
Standing in the Shoes of the Insured: Ohio Statutory Subrogation Now Made Whole
10/20/2015
Indiana Supreme Court Rules on Attorney Fees Under Indiana's Wrongful Death Statute
10/19/2015
Indiana Supreme Court Refuses to Expand Bystander Recovery in Claims of Negligent Infliction of Emotional Distress
9/15/2015
NLRB Drastically Expands Meaning of “Joint Employer"
8/3/2015
The U.S. Supreme Court Recognizes Disparate Impact Claims Under the Fair Housing Act
7/29/2015
Indiana Supreme Court Finds Coverage Limits in UM Policies Admissible as Evidence of Damages at Trial
7/29/2015
Ohio Supreme Court Addresses Element of Foreseeability Within a Medical Negligence Claim
6/29/2015
Intent to Threaten: Supreme Court Overturns Conviction for Threatening Posts Made on Facebook
6/23/2015
The Supreme Court of Ohio Expands Retaliatory Discharge Claims for Reporting Patient Abuse
6/22/2015
Governmental Immunity Applies To Township & Township Trustees For Demolition Of Unsafe Structure
6/15/2015
Arbitration Panel Overturns A Decade Old Voluntary Settlement 
6/9/2015
Unqualified Dismissal Divests Court of Jurisdiction to Enforce Settlement
6/2/2015
 An Employer May Have An Obligation To Offer An Accommodation To A Job Applicant Even If The Applicant Does Not Ask For The Accommodation
5/26/2015
Ohio Supreme Court Rules Cleveland's "Jock Tax" Unconstitutional
5/18/2015
Sixth Circuit Holds That Attendance Is A Job Requirement And Rejects EEOC's Demand For Telework As ADA Accommodation
4/6/2015
Insurance Company Has No Duty To Indemnify Policyholder For Employer Intentional Tort
4/1/2015
Intentional Intrusions Of Patient-Privacy May Be Pursued Under A Theory Of General Medical Negligence In Indiana
3/18/2015
Insurance Agents Duty to Recommend Adequate Coverage And Potential Insurers Vicarious Liability   
3/9/2015
Running Credit Checks on Employment Candidates
3/9/2015
The Ohio Supreme Court “Forecloses” on Collateral Attacks to Standing
3/4/2015
Supreme Court Finds that Severance Payments Are Subject to FICA Payroll Taxes
3/4/2015
Ohio Supreme Court Rules Against Local Fracking Ban
2/11/2015
Increased Government Scrutiny Expected for Medicare and Medicaid Providers in 2015
2/11/2015
Ohio Amends the Definition of “Medical Claim” to Include Language Favorable to Long-Term Care Facilities
2/10/2015
Ohio Rules That Knowledge Of A Judgment Does Not Trigger Time To Appeal
1/14/2015
There Is Such A Thing As Bad Publicity – The Ohio Legislature Restricts the Use of Nursing Home Inspections or Surveys in Advertisements