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Brennan Manna Diamond Congratulates 2022 Crain’s Cleveland Notables in Law
February 28, 2022
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BMD Adds Evidence Optix® to its Litigation eDiscovery Workflow
February 16, 2022
Insight Optix, a legal technology company, is pleased to announce that Brennan Manna Diamond (BMD), a business law firm with more than 75 attorneys and nine offices across the country, is adding Evidence Optix (EO) to its discovery workflow.
Robert A. Hager
Ohio Senate Bill 49 – Ohio Expands Lien Rights for Design Professionals
October 20, 2021
Effective September 30, 2021, Ohio granted limited lien rights to design professionals, including architects, landscape architects, engineers, and surveyors. Ohio Governor Mike DeWine signed Senate Bill 49 into law on July 1, 2021. This new law established a statutory right to lien commercial real estate by Ohio design professionals who, until now, could not file a lien for non-payment of professional services. Senator Vernon Sykes, a primary sponsor of Senate Bill 49, stated that the “legislation ensures that architects, engineers and other designers will get paid for their work, regardless of the outcome of their projects . . . It will support hardworking Ohioans by protecting the value of their labor . . ..”
Robert Hager & Abigail Peabody
Is Insurance Available for Coronavirus Losses?
March 27, 2020
The shutdown of non-essential businesses in Ohio and other states, as well as the economic impacts caused by the coronavirus, are forcing businesses to evaluate all options to keep their doors open and their staff employed. Many businesses are asking whether their insurance policies provide for the recovery of lost business income and expenses due to the coronavirus.
Kyle A. Johnson, Robert A. Hager, Justin M. Alaburda, Jeffrey C. Miller and Justin M. Lovdahl
Robert Hager Speaking at the Ohio Contractors Association's Annual Conference - Jan. 29 - Feb. 5, 2020
February 3, 2020
Attorney Robert Hager will be speaking at the Ohio Contractors Association's Annual Conference in Maui, Hawaii sharing a simple practical approach to build your business' legacy and leading an interactive session about best practices for collaboration, risk management, and claims avoidance.
BMD Sponsors Ruhlin Clays Classic Benefiting the Cleveland Clinic Akron General Foundation
May 15, 2019
BMD was a proud sponsor of this year's 4th Annual Rhulin Clays Classic.
CLIENT ALERT: HB 159 - Regulatory Indemnity Provisions in Public Works Design Contracts
April 12, 2019
Representative Louis W. Blessing III (R-Colerain Township) recently introduced HB 159 to regulate the use of indemnity provisions in professional design contracts related to public improvements. The purpose of the proposed legislation is to prohibit public agencies from requiring design professionals to indemnify them from claims which are not attributable to negligent or other wrongful conduct on the part of the design professional.
BMD's Construction Law Group