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Workplace sex discrimination claims are common – but not making it into court

(THE CONVERSATION) Several cases addressing whether it’s legal to fire a worker because of their sexual orientation and gender identity were taken up by the Supreme Court last week.
While these legal questions deserve significant attention, those concerned about equality on the job should not lose sight of the broader, yet ... (full story)

Former Summit County chief of staff discusses new role at Roetzel

He spent the bulk of his legal career working in the Summit County Executive’s Office now Jason Dodson is utilizing his extensive public sector knowledge to assist clients at Roetzel & Andress.
Dodson joined the firm as of counsel at the beginning of September. He is a member of the Public Law and Finance Practice Group ... (full story)

9th District appellate court reverses child support order

A Summit County Domestic Relations Court judge failed to properly consider a divorcing couple’s standard of living during the marriage when ordering child support, the 9th District Court of Appeals ruled recently.
Lee Q. Lewis appealed the trial court’s judgment that granted him a divorce from Kristen Elliot-Thomas, a ... (full story)

9th District judge finds spiritual growth on pilgramage

9th District judge finds spiritual growth on pilgramage

My mom, Judge Donna Carr, who sits on the bench at the 9th District Court of Appeals, said she never thought she would be able to go to Spain. She also said she never imagined going to Spain to walk the Camino de Santiago with me, her son, Nicky.
As they say on the Camino, “No one is there by accident.”
But what ... (full story)

Emerson Thomson Bennett, LLC welcomes new associate

AKRON––Emerson Thomson Bennett, LLC, has announced the addition of a new associate Wöli Urbe, an intellectual property attorney who focuses his practice in the area of intellectual property litigation.
Urbe is an Ohio based intellectual property attorney who earned his bachelor’s degree in computer engineer ... (full story)