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Cincinnati Reds have off-season victory | Groundbreaking decision finds promotional items exempt from sales tax

November 21, 2018

The Cincinnati Reds notch an offseason victory, as the Ohio Supreme Court rules that bobbleheads and other promotional items are resold as part of ticket purchase making them exempt from Ohio sales / use tax. The Court quoting longtime Reds radio announcer, Marty Brennaman, “this one belongs to the Reds.” In a groundbreaking decision reversing… Read More


November 14, 2018

(Akron, OH, November 13, 2018) – Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC is pleased to announce the appointment of Marietta Pavlidis to Partner-In-Charge of the Akron office, the first female to be named as an Office Partner-in-Charge. Pavlidis joined Buckingham in 2002 as a member of the Firm’s Litigation Practice Group and focuses her practice on… Read More

OSCPA Podcast: Wayfair decision likely to impact small businesses most

October 15, 2018

Wayfair decision likely to impact small businesses most Originally Published by Ohio Society of Certified Professional Accountants Written on Oct 11, 2018 By Gary Hunt, OSCPA senior content editor The U.S. Supreme Court’s June 21 “Wayfair” decision is likely to have a disproportionate effect on smaller, “mom and pop” type businesses, one expert says. The… Read More

Client Alert – Cybersecurity “Safe Harbor” in Ohio for Data Breach Lawsuits

October 3, 2018

Ohio’s new Data Protection Act will help safeguard businesses from legal action if they meet industry-recognized standards in precautions against cyber threats. The regulations are designed to encourage businesses to take measures and setup programs to help minimize data breaches. Given the substantial legal and reputational risks involved, Ohio businesses should understand the increased level… Read More


Ohio.com | Akron attorney receives statewide pro bono award; William Dowling recognized for driver’s license program

August 22, 2018

Published: August 20, 2018 By Stephanie Warsmith Beacon Journal/Ohio.com Akron attorney William Dowling likes helping people, as well as giving legal advice. Among the highlights of his nearly 40-year legal career is a popular program that guides low-income Akron-area residents through the process of getting their driver’s licenses reinstated. “We can’t get their licenses back… Read More

Cleveland Jewish News | Legal firms’ mentoring programs cultivate young talent

August 17, 2018

BECKY RASPE | SPECIAL SECTIONS STAFF REPORTER [email protected] Published Aug 16, 2018 Mentoring programs exist in almost every field to help find and develop talent. For local legal firms, mentoring programs help new lawyers find their footing as well as adjust to the general legal community. According to Patricia Shlonsky, partner in charge and chair… Read More