When an accident occurs, the people involved usually feel rattled and shaken. The scene of an auto accident is often chaotic and confusing. From assessing the damage done to your vehicle, to making sure that you obtain the other driver’s information, the actions you take following a collision can significantly impact your accident claim. In this blog, […]
Deciding to take legal action following a dangerous accident is a big decision and you want to feel 100 percent confident in your legal counsel.
U.S. Supreme Court to Decide Constitutionality of Ban on Same Sex Marriage
The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear arguments in four same sex marriage cases this April. The justices will decide whether to uphold bans in Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee, and Kentucky. The court had previously declined to decide the issue because the circuit courts that had previously issued rulings all ruled against the ban. With […]
Alabama set to begin issuing marriage licenses to gay couples
Alabama has become the 37th state to support legalizing gay marriage as an Alabama Federal District Court has ordered the issuance of marriage licenses for same sex couples on Monday, despite heavy opposition from the state’s chief judge, Roy S. Moore. This comes following his eleven-hour effort to order local judges to disregard the ruling legalizing […]
Ice and snow go away, let the sun shine today
Regrettably, ice and snow are a part of wintertime life in Ohio. Those are not my words, but those of our state supreme court. Unfortunately inclement weather, such as that we’ve recently had, leads to a number of mishaps and injuries caused by slipping and falling on snow or ice covered streets, sidewalks, or parking […]
Court of appeals orders new trial after woman breaks neck and is awarded only $2,114.11
In March of 2011, Plaintiff Gerri Thomas, a licensed practical nurse, was injured in an automobile collision when a truck driven by Defendant Nicholas Pisoni struck her while she traveled at approximately 40 mph. At the scene of the accident, she was placed in a neck collar and backboard for immobilization and transported to the hospital. Once […]
Attorneys Ron Plymale and Shawn Dingus named to Columbus CEO 2015 Top Lawyers
The staff at Plymale & Dingus would like to congratulate both Shawn Dingus and Ron Plymale for being named premier attorneys in the Central Ohio region by Columbus CEO magazine. Columbus CEO holds an annual rating feature based on a rating algorithm used by Avvo, one of the top attorney review sites in the nation, to determine its highly […]
Why is my Divorce Case Taking So Long?
Clients often ask me to explain the reason that contested divorce cases and contested custody actions take so long to resolve. While there is a myriad of reasons to explain the protracted duration of divorce and custody cases, the primary culprit is usually the contested nature of the case itself. While an agreement can usually be approved by the […]