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14th Annual Halloween Run for Justice, Sat., October 31, 2015

All walkers, runners and costume lovers, get ready for the 14th Annual Halloween Run for Justice-Cavs Spirit Edition at the Galleria at Erieview, 1301 E. 9th St., in downtown Cleveland!  The Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association is partnering with the Cavs to ramp up this spirited special event.  This year, “joining us will be the Cavs Scream Team, …Read the Rest

Louis Stokes, 1925-2015

Former Congressman Louis Stokes lay in state today at City Hall. Since his death last week, he has received tributes from President Obama, Mayor Jackson, George Forbes, and many others. President Obama said that Rep. Stokes was “passionate voice for those less fortunate” who “fought hard to expand access to quality healthcare in struggling communities …Read the Rest

Julian Bond, 1940-2015

President Obama called Julian Bond a hero and a friend, whose life mission of seeking justice and equality changed the country for the better. Representative John Lewis tweeted that Mr. Bond was “one of a kind” and one of his closest and dearest friends. The Southern Poverty Law Center announced that the country has lost a …Read the Rest

NCAA’s March Madness

This is a post about some of the legal aspects related to the NCAA’s March Madness Division I basketball bracket — not to be confused with what CFO calls the NCAA’s profitability bracket, in which 123 of the Association’s teams “collectively earned $351 million on nearly $1 billion of revenue last year.” More teams (223) broke even or …Read the Rest

Ebola update

After visiting the affected countries, CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden said on Sept. 2 that the international community must offer resources, technical experts, and cooperation very soon, in order to prevent the epidemic from spiraling out of control. The Ebola virus continues to spread in West Africa, killing over 1500 people and prompting a message …Read the Rest

Ohio H.B. No.59: Taxation of Legal Services

There is legislation pending in the Ohio House of Representatives that would result in a tax on legal services. The Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association has created a Tax Opposition Toolkit for lawyers and clients who want to encourage their representatives to oppose this tax. The proposed legislation that would cause this change is H.B. 59. …Read the Rest