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>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

Date Subject Practice Area Attorney(s)
3/28/2018
For Whom the Agreement Tolls: Tolling Agreements May Not Toll Claims Against Non-Signatory Defendants
3/26/2018
Sixth Circuit Adopts “Insured Friendly” Interpretation of Professional Liability Policy
3/19/2018
Indiana Court of Appeals Reinstates Claims of Patron Shot at Steak ‘n Shake Because of Foreseeable Nature of Threat
3/14/2018
Sixth Circuit Holds That Discrimination Based on Transgender Status is Considered Sex Discrimination Under Title VII
3/6/2018
Sit Rover! A Landlord Can Be Liable For A Dog Bite In Common Areas
2/26/2018
The Ohio Supreme Court Misses an Opportunity to Resolve Uncertainty Surrounding the Statute of Limitations for Actions Against Insurance Agents
2/19/2018
Frivolous? My Client Told Me So
2/9/2018
The Ohio Supreme Court Rejects Cumulative Exposure as Sufficient to Establish Substantial Factor in Asbestos Cases
1/29/2018
Ohio Supreme Court Holds Punitive Damages Not Recoverable In Breach Of Contract Action
1/29/2018
DOL Announces Policy Change Making It Easier for Employers to Utilize Unpaid Interns
1/19/2018
UPDATE: Ohio’s Tenth District Follows Federal Precedent Finding No Standing for Technical Violations of the FCRA’s Disclosure Requirement
1/16/2018
NLRB Issues Employer-Friendly Decision Regarding Employee Handbooks
11/21/2017
Indiana Supreme Court Finds Negligent Hiring Claims Are Improper When Employers Admit Employee Was Acting Within Scope Of Employment
10/23/2017
Indiana Court of Appeals Determines Vehicles that are Denied Coverage are "Uninsured"
10/4/2017
Injured Workers in Ohio Must Obtain Employer Consent Before Dismissing the Complaint on Employer Initiated Court Appeals
9/19/2017
Seventh Circuit Upholds Exclusion of Expert Testimony that “Cumulative Exposure” Equals Causation in Asbestos Cases
9/19/2017
Ohio Supreme Court Clarifies What Is and What Is Not Appealable to the Court of Common Pleas in Workers’ Compensation Claims
9/13/2017
Ohio Supreme Court Interprets State’s Apology Statute to Protect Statement of Fault
9/7/2017
Several Pertinent Changes to Workers' Compensation Laws
8/14/2017
Denial of Surface Access is Sufficient to Trigger Broadly Worded Force Majeure Clause in Oil and Gas Lease
7/26/2017
Objective Foreseeability:  Indiana Continues to Broaden the Foreseeability Analysis in Premises Liability Cases
7/19/2017
A New Hurdle for Medical Malpractice Claimants: Legislation Establishing Medical Review Panels Takes Effect in Kentucky
5/31/2017
Finally, a Win for Long-Term Care Facilities: United States Supreme Court Invalidates Kentucky Rule Singling Out Arbitration Agreements
5/30/2017
Sixth Circuit Recognizes “Cat’s Paw” Theory of Liability in FMLA Retaliation
5/24/2017
When Can a School Search a Student’s Bag?
5/16/2017
The Indiana Supreme Court Finds a Non-Delegable Duty of Worksite Safety Created in Form Design-Build Contracts Between the Owner and General Contractor
5/10/2017
Anything Goes: Indiana Supreme Court Holds Malpractice Claimants Not Limited to Theories Presented to Medical Review Panel
5/10/2017
Seventh Circuit Breaks New Ground, Holding that Sexual Orientation is a Protected Characteristic Under Title VII of The Civil Rights Act
5/8/2017
Supreme Court of Kentucky Renders a Game-Changing Decision Potentially Costing Employers and Insurance Companies Millions
4/25/2017
FINRA's Newest One-Two Punch