Posts Tagged ‘Governor Kasich’


August 13th, 2018

Ohio Enacts Cybersecurity Safe Harbor Law for Data Breach Litigation

On August 3, 2018, Governor John Kasich signed Senate Bill 220, also known as the Ohio Data Protection Act. Under the Act, eligible organizations may rely on their conformance to certain cybersecurity frameworks as an affirmative defense against tort claims in data breach litigation. The Act is intended to provide organizations with a legal incentive […]

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March 23rd, 2017

BWC proposes another $1 billion workers’ comp rebate

Rebates and rate cuts since 2011 total $6 billion Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) Administrator/CEO Sarah Morrison today proposed a $1 billion rebate for Ohio’s private and public employers, the third such rebate since 2013. Morrison announced the proposal with Gov. John Kasich at Dynamit, a downtown Columbus company that creates web and mobile […]

Workers Comp 0
January 6th, 2017

Ohio’s New Guns-In-Trunks Law Limits Private Employers’ Rights to Control Their Property

Written by Michael C. Griffaton Of Counsel Ohio law regulates the licensing and carrying of concealed handguns. Ohio law regulates the licensing and carrying of concealed handguns.  The law currently allows private employers to prohibit or restrict the presence of firearms on their property.  However, on December 8, 2016, the Ohio General Assembly passed Senate […]

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