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Supreme Court affirms governmental immunity in flooding case

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 2 2012

Immunity is a powerful legal concept

What the courts are saying...

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 16 2009

Our first case for the month of November comes from the Court of Appeals for Ohio, Ninth Appellate District

What you need to know about Ohio’s response to Kelo

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 1 2007

In the United States, the power of eminent domain the government’s right to take private property for public use upon reasonable payment to the property’s owner has always operated within strict parameters

Communities applying for demolition grant will get free technical assistance

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • June 8 2012

The Ohio attorney general's office has contracted with Greater Ohio Policy Center and Thriving Communities Institute to "provide technical assistance to communities seeking to apply for a grant from the attorney general's $75 million 'Moving Ohio Forward' grant program" in the southern and northern halves of the state, respectively, Gongwer reports

Focus on eminent domain continues with law changes

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 26 2008

Eminent domain is the power held by certain federal, state and local governmental entities as well as certain private entities to take private property for a public use

Ohio leads the nation in green school projects

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • December 22 2011

With 315 projects, Ohio "leads the nation with more green school projects underway than any other state," according to a press release from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), a private non-profit organization dedicated to the development of energy-efficient buildings

Does a public entity have immunity for claims based on the failure to upgrade an existing sewer?

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 11 2013

The Supreme Court of Ohio clarified the issue of whether or not a public entity has immunity for claims based on the failure to upgrade an existing

Chillicothe considers a special tax abatement to help Adena Health System move into the Carlisle Building

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
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  • February 21 2014

The Chillicothe City Council is considering amending its ordinance involving tax abatements to encourage Adena Health System to move into the

Homeowner attempts to cut property taxes affecting school boards

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
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  • June 29 2009

According to a report by the Cleveland Plain Dealer, more than 25,000 complaints are in ongoing procedures with the Cuyahoga County Board of Revision, as homeowners attempt to cut their property taxes and school districts fight to keep the taxes in place at existing levels