JOHNSON & JOHNSON is now facing more than 1,200 lawsuits, filed by women with ovarian cancer, who have used Johnson’s baby powder or Johnson’s Shower to Shower talcum powder product for feminine hygiene. In 1971, British researchers analyzed 13 ovarian tumors under a microscope and found talc particles deeply embedded in 10 of them. In …Read More
Larry Neuman, of counsel at Strauss Troy in Cincinnati, was the recipient of the Mesel Wieder “Mensch” Award given by the Jewish Federation of Greater Cincinnati on May 26. The annual award is given to an active volunteer in the Jewish community who serves on committees and who has the interests of the community at …Read More
Recent research demonstrates that there may be a link between talcum powder and ovarian cancer. When used in the genital area, tiny particles can travel to the ovaries causing inflammation, which might allow cancer cells to flourish. Talcum powder is made from the mineral talc. Talc rocks are mined and then processed by crushing, drying …Read More
On May 17, the Department of Labor released the Final Rule regarding eligibility for exemption from overtime pay. This new rule becomes effective December 1, 2016, and it is expected to have the effect of creating over four million new non-exempt employees. This rule changes the threshold for wages for exempt administrative employees from $23,660 …Read More
Attorney Claudia Allen presented a learning session on Human Resources Legal Issues for the Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky (VNA) on November 5, 2015. The seminar was held at the Health Collaborative and improved understanding of the legal aspects of the employment process, employee relations and HIPAA.
Strauss Troy’s newest Attorney Chris Groeschen was recently sworn in to the Ohio Bar by the Ohio Supreme Court at The Ohio Theatre in Columbus. Chris, who clerked with Strauss Troy as a law student, will work in the firm’s Corporate | Business, Real Estate and Litigation Practice Groups. He earned his J.D. degree from …Read More
Christopher Groeschen is the newest member of Strauss Troy’s Real Estate, Corporate | Business and Litigation Practice Groups. Chris has been serving as a clerk for the firm and was just sworn in to the Ohio State Bar Association.
Strauss Troy Co., LPA, (Strauss Troy) has been named to the 2016 “Best Law Firms” in America rankings by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers. Additionally, nationally-known Real Estate Attorney Martin C. Butler was named Lawyer-of-the-Year® by Best Lawyers® for 2016.
Attorney Christopher Houston, has joined the firm and will strengthen its federal and state court litigation, aviation and natural resources practice areas. Houston has significant first-chair trial experience and strives to obtain fast and efficient results for his clients, whether at trial, through motions practice, mediation, arbitration — or even avoiding the judicial process …Read More
Strauss Troy Attorney Theresa Nelson Spoke At Great Clips General Manager Summit. Her presentation, The Top 10 Legal Mistakes Employers Should Avoid, focused on the importance of investing time and effort in good employment practice to minimize exposure and maximize long-term ROI. By avoiding these 10 mistakes franchisee, and other employers, can minimize legal costs, time invested and turn-over.