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Robert A. Hager Awarded the John Carroll University 2017 Alumni Medal

Robert A. Hager, managing partner at BMD, was awarded the highest honor given by John Carroll University Alumni Association for an individual's accomplishments in their profession, exemplary family and personal life, contributions to their community and dedicated service to the University. 

"We congratulate our colleague for the distinction he brought to his alma mater and to BMD," states Jack T. Diamond, president of BMD. 

 

Chris Walker Assists with the Continued Expansion for Veteran Program

Expansion Continues for Veteran Program

BMD's Christopher Walker Helps Connect Veterans with Housing Options

Christopher Walker, a partner with BMD, is currently representing the Invest in America's Veterans Foundation, an organization that strives to provide a "head start" for veterans that involves the least amount of "red tape" possible.

Ohio Court of Claims Explains Surety’s Obligations After Contractor Default

A surety thinking of funding its bankrupt principal for the purpose of completing a project should take notice of the recent decision in Jutte Elec., Ltd v. Ohio Facilitates Constr. Comm.

Duty to Preserve ESI: The Stakes Just Got Higher

A recent federal court decision highlights the potentially severe consequences for companies that do not take the proper steps to preserve electronically stored information (“ESI”) in anticipation of or in connection with litigation.

Affordable Care Act Nondiscrimination Final Rule

On May 13, 2016, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) issued a final rule implementing Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act (“Section 1557”) protecting individuals from discrimination in health care on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and sex, including discrimination based on pregnancy, gender identity, and sex stereotyping (the “Rule”).