Notarizing a Client’s Affidavit

Notarizing a Client’s Affidavit

Can a lawyer notarize their client’s affidavit for a pending matter and subsequently represent the client in the matter? The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct answered this question in the affirmative in its June 10, 2022 advisory opinion. If questions arise as...
United States v. Tsarnaev – Jury Selection Process

United States v. Tsarnaev – Jury Selection Process

Earlier this month, the Supreme Court of the United States reversed the Court of Appeals for the First Circuit’s decision in United States v. Tsarnaev – also referred to as the Boston Marathon Bomber case. One argument that the Government presented before the Supreme...
Sports Betting Legalized in Ohio

Sports Betting Legalized in Ohio

On December 22, 2021, Ohio’s Governor Mike DeWine signed House Bill 29 into law which legalizes sports betting in Ohio. This comes three years after the Supreme Court of the United States struck down a federal law prohibiting state-sponsored sports betting....