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Category: Case Updates

Court decisions from across the country have implications right here in Ohio. Here is a selection of recent cases, and why they matter.

U.S. Supreme Court Halts COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement for Businesses, Allows Requirement for Medical Facilities Accepting Medicare or Medicaid Funding

On Thursday, January 13, 2022, the United States Supreme Court struck down the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (“OSHA”) vaccine mandate for businesses with over 100 employees. The Supreme Court held that although Congress has given OSHA the power to regulate occupational dangers, it has not given OSHA the power to regulate public health more […]

Public Officials Are Prohibited from Collaborating with Nongovernmental Persons or Entities Only When Acting in Their Official Capacity

On January 4, 2022, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yose issued a formal opinion to Seneca County Prosecuting Attorney Derek W. Devine regarding public officials collaborating with nongovernmental individuals or entities. In the opinion, the Ohio Attorney General first defined “nongovernmental person or entity” by its plain meaning, finding that a nongovernmental person or entity is […]