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September 30, 2022

Tips For Commercial Landlords When Tenants File For Bankruptcy

The commercial real estate sector is facing mounting headwinds as 2023 approaches.  The pandemic has forced many businesses to reassess their real estate needs, and rising interest rates are putting stress on tenants across a variety of industries.  Landlords should be prepared to deal with more tenant bankruptcy cases in the coming year.


September 30, 2022

Mediating Business Divorces

Often, people spend more time with their business colleagues than with their families. Consequently, it’s no surprise that ending business relationships can be as messy, costly, and unpleasant as a divorce. That’s why I call such situations “business divorces.”


September 27, 2022

Columbus Bar Association 2022 Judicial Preference Poll Results Announced

The Columbus Bar Association conducted a preference poll of local attorneys for this year's contested judicial races in the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas and Domestic Relations Division, as well as the Tenth District Court of Appeals.


September 09, 2022

Is the Performance Review Dead?

In 2018 Inc. declared that the performance review is dead. General Electric said as much in 2015. They’re partially correct. The annual performance review, a holdover from the mid-20th century, is a relatively ineffective tool to communicate an employee’s performance.


August 31, 2022

Self-Study CLE Cap To Be Eliminated, Effective January 1

Starting January 1, Ohio lawyers will no longer have a limit on the amount of continuing legal education (CLE) requirements they can fulfill through approved self-study courses.


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