Strauss & Troy Named Best Real Estate Law Firm in Cincinnati by Best Lawyers in America

Real Estate Department at Strauss & Troy: Daniel H. Demmerle II, Anthony M. Barlow, William V. Strauss, Andrew M. Shott, Jeannette Steinhaus, Michael A. Ruh, Stephen G. Nesbitt, James G. Heldman, Heather Harrison, Mark H. Berliant, Roslynn Myers, M. Ryan Kirkham, Andrea E. Yang, Stephanie A. Dill, Andrew R. Giannella, Martin C. Butler, Tim B. Theissen, Debbie Aylor (not pictured: Pete Smith, …Read More

Ohio Supreme Court Rules Yet Again On Public Policy Exceptions To The Employment-At-Will Doctrine

In a recent decision, the Ohio Supreme Court attempted to clarify the confusing issues relating to employees who are unable to work due to work-related injuries. To understand the ruling, it is necessary to review Ohio law regarding “at-will” employment. As is sometimes the case, the courts’ position on this fundamental doctrine has swung back and forth as they …Read More

The National Defense Authorization Act: New Leave For Military Families, But Scant Guidance For Employers

The Family and Medical Leave Act (“FMLA”) was recently amended by the National Defense Authorization Act (“NDAA”) to provide expanded leave opportunities to families of service members serving in Iraq and Afghanistan and injured in those theatres of operation. In general, under the FMLA, employers with 50 or more employees within a 75-mile radius are required to allow workers to take …Read More