Please Wait a Moment

Recent News

Read the Latest News

October 01, 2021

Environmental, Social and Governance Disclosure in Municipal Bond Issues

Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) is not a new concept to the investment world. It encompasses many facets of investing, including investments focused on sustainability (such as a green bond) or social improvement (such as a social bond). 

October 01, 2021

Ohio Renews 10% Income Tax Credit for Opportunity Zone Investments

On June 30, Ohio governor Mike DeWine signed into law a state budget that renews funding for the Ohio OZ income tax credit for an additional two-year term. Here is what OZ investors need to know.

September 30, 2021

CBA Members Named in Best Lawyers in America 2022

Wow! CBA members really are the best of the best. This year, a number of our members were recognized in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, along with many of them being named “Lawyers of the Year” or “Ones to Watch.”

September 29, 2021

Self-Study CLE Cap Waived Through 2022

Due to ongoing concerns surrounding the COVID-19 virus, the Commission on Continuing Legal Education has recommended and the Supreme Court of Ohio has waived the self-study caps for judges, magistrates, and attorneys to complete the CLE requirements for the 2021-22 compliance period ending December 31, 2022.

September 20, 2021

2021 CBA Judiciary Committee Findings Announced

This year, there are seven contested judicial races on the ballot for Franklin County Municipal Court and two uncontested races. View the CBA's Judiciary Screening Committee findings for the 2021 judicial candidates.

September 17, 2021

Tax Changes Under the Ohio Fiscal Year 2022-23 Budget Bill

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine recently signed the fiscal year 2022-23 budget bill, which contains several tax provisions and changes that will affect businesses and their owners. 

September 17, 2021

What Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Could Mean for Your Business

Recently, the owner of Polaris Fashion Place, Washington Prime Group, filed for bankruptcy under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. While a bankruptcy filing might seem ominous, due to the nature of Chapter 11 bankruptcies, business will likely continue as usual at Polaris. 

September 03, 2021

Guardianships vs. Conservatorships: What's the Difference?

From the “Free Britney” movement to Netflix’s “I Care A Lot,” conservatorships and guardianships have garnered media attention over the past year. 

September 03, 2021

How to Choose a Lawyer

Are there non-obvious ways to choose a lawyer? The first two ways that come to mind are asking a friend and asking Google. Both we go to because we trust, right? Should we? 

August 27, 2021

Non-Compete Agreements After Biden's Executive Order

On July 9, President Biden issued an Executive Order on "Promoting Competition in the American Economy." The Order directs the Federal Trade Commission to develop proposed rules that would purport to limit enforceability of certain non-compete agreements.