Talcum Powder Link to Ovarian Cancer Lawsuits

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

Strauss Troy’s Larry Neuman Receives Jewish Federation’s Mesel Wieder “Mensch” Award

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

Department of Labor Releases Final Rule on Overtime

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

Claudia Allen To Present Human Resources Legal Issues Seminar For Ohio Nurse’s Association Leadership Series

Strauss Troy Cincinnati Business and Employment Attorney Claudia Allen

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 Welcomes Attorney Chris Groeschen To Its Real Estate, Corporate | Business and Litigation Practice Groups.

Strauss Troy Attorney Christopher Groeschen

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 Named A 2016 Best Law Firm By U.S. News – Best Lawyers® Real Estate Attorney Marty Butler Recognized As 2016 Lawyer-of-the-Year

Strauss Troy Named 2016 Best Law Firm & Attorney Marty Butler Named A 2016 Lawyer-of-the-Year

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.

Strauss Troy Adds Attorney Christopher “Kit” Houston To Litigation Practice Group

Strauss Troy Attorney Chris "Kit" Houston

  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