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What To Do If Bitten by a Dog in Ohio

Injuries from a dog bite can be severe and often include puncture wounds, scarring, infection, and even death. Dog bite injuries may require extensive reconstructive surgery, which can result in substantial medical bills. People who have been bitten… Read More
Categories: Personal Injury
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The Importance of Choosing a Title Agent

When you are buying a new home or selling your current one, the title agent plays an important role in ensuring that the transaction goes smoothly and that your interests are protected. Read More
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What is Corporate Succession Planning for Your Business?

As a business owner, building your company has been your life’s work. You have spent your career growing your business, managing cash flow, meeting and exceeding customer demands, and managing employees. When you have “free time,” the last thin… Read More
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Preparing Your Business for Sale

Strategically preparing your business for sale can dramatically improve its value and make it more attractive to potential buyers. Set yourself up for success by asking critical questions about your business and the steps you can take to prepare it f… Read More
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Violating a Commercial Lease Agreement

Disputes over a commercial lease arise when the landlord or the tenant believes there has been a violation of the commercial lease agreement. Common claims of violating a commercial lease agreement include disagreements about property maintenance, da… Read More
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Should You Hire a Real Estate Attorney

The purchase agreement is essential to any real estate transaction. But a poorly worded phrase can delay the transaction, end the deal, or result in years of expensive and time-consuming litigation. You can avoid many of these problems by hiring a re… Read More
Categories: Real Estate
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How We Help New Businesses

A common question among entrepreneurs is whether they need a business lawyer. Many business owners believe that lawyers charge high rates and that hiring a lawyer for a new business would be too expensive. As a result, many small business owners wait… Read More
Categories: Emerging Companies
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How to Protect Inheritance in an Ohio Divorce

If you are considering divorce in Ohio, you likely have questions about how your property will be divided. Asset division in an Ohio divorce can be particularly contentious, especially if one spouse has received a significant inheritance. Questions a… Read More
Categories: Estate Planning
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Can I Be Fired for Using Marijuana with a Prescription?

The short answer is: yes, you can be fired for using marijuana, even with a prescription. Since 2016, medical marijuana has been legal in Ohio with a valid prescription from a physician. However, even though it is not illegal to consume medical marij… Read More
RKPT Welcomes Two New Associates to the Firm

RKPT Welcomes Two New Associates to the Firm

Robbins, Kelly, Patterson and Tucker is pleased to welcome the following new attorneys to the firm. Cory D. Britt Cory joins the litigation practice group as an associate. His practice focuses primarily in the area of personal injury litigation. Havi… Read More
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