December 1, 2016
Volunteer work is designed to benefit a particular community or area. However, as research has shown the benefits go well beyond the projects and people that are outwardly being helped.
September 28, 2016
Imagine driving down the road, glancing into the vehicle next to you, and noticing that the other driver is not paying attention.
August 17, 2016
Murray & Murray had a great afternoon with the Boys & Girls Club of Erie County for the Injury Board Day of Action.
April 19, 2016
Perkins Police Department, Perkins Fire Department, Sandusky Police Department, Fox Cycle Works, LLC, and the Erie County Health Department are conducting a FREE motorcycle safety course
November 25, 2015
Please help us in raising awareness this holiday season about the dangers of impaired driving! This is a family-friendly, non-alcoholic mixer competition to demonstrate that the holidays can be enjoyable without the use of alcohol.
September 24, 2015
Today the independent committee meets to review the medical issues with Bayer's contraceptive device Essure, and to provide recommendations regarding appropriate device use, product labeling, and potential need for additional studies.
September 3, 2015
The Recovery blood clot filter, made by CR Bard, has been “associated with at least 27 fatalities and about 300 reported problems.”
June 17, 2015
Plaintiffs say U.S. agents used racist terms
Border Protection accused of profiling area Hispanics
December 18, 2014
Pennsylvania high court rules Walmart must pay employees over breaks.
August 22, 2014
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued Enforcement Guidance on Pregnancy Discrimination and Related Issues, along with a question and answer document about the guidance and a Fact Sheet for Small Businesses with 15 or more employees. The Enforcement Guidance, Q&A document, and Fact Sheetare available on the EEOC's website.
This is the first comprehensive update of the Commission's...
April 8, 2014
Ohio Turnpike Pileup
There’s a chance that crash investigators may never pin down the precise number of vehicles involved in a March 13 fatal pileup on the Ohio Turnpike.
But that’s not to say they won’t try.
While Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers are still sifting through the proverbial mountains of data on the triple-fatal crash involving dozens of travelers,...
March 19, 2014
While working for defunct retailer Circuit City, Tia Holloman was subjected to two months of appalling sexual harassment that included her supervisor exposing his genitals to her, grabbing her and parading her around the store when she tried to escape his abuse — an event that was recorded by the store’s surveillance camera. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission found in Tia’s favor, but despite a mountain of evidence against Circuit City and her supervisor, Tia’s sexual harassment case was thrown out of court because of a pervasive injustice lurking in her employment agreement – a forced arbitration clause.
November 6, 2013
The McDonald's Hot Coffee Case
Taegan Goddard's Polital Wire website's latest Retro Report looks at "the most widely misunderstood story in America" and how misinterpreted facts permeated our politics and culture.
Link to the video report:
October 25, 2013
WORKERS BRING OVERTIME SUIT AGAINST OHIO MOLDER
Article By Michael Lauzon, Plastics News
An Ohio automotive injection molder faces a lawsuit launched by two employees who allege workers are owed wages for time taken by mandatory meetings. The molder denies the allegations but has begun to audit its payroll practices.
Filby and Edwards and their lawyers want to have the lawsuit certified for class...
July 23, 2013
John Murray of Murray & Murray quoted in CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER article: "Whatever happened to the lawsuit Cuyahoga County and other counties filed against travel websites like Hotels.com, Expedia, Priceline and Travelocity over hotel taxes?"
By Patrick O'Donnell, The Plain Dealer
on July 22, 2013 at 6:00 AM, updated July 22, 2013 at 6:27 AM
July 1, 2013
The Supreme Court’s terrible decision in Italian Colors will help Schwab with one of its arguments that it can gut FINRA’s rules, but there are strong arguments still available to FINRA. Good piece in Investment news. Please feel free to re-tweet my two comments linking to and on the article from about a minute ago.
Senior Attorney, Public Justice
Of Counsel, Chavez &...
June 18, 2013
Automakers Push Back Against Consumer Protections
An effort by some automakers would effectively require car buyers to agree to resolve disputes through binding arbitration. Consumer advocates say that threatens to undermine the value of consumer protections like class-action lawsuits.
Federal class action suits may not be available for car owners in the future, as some automakers have started to...
June 5, 2013
Partners John T. Murray and Leslie O. Murray, and associate Michael J. Stewart, have been recognized for their invaluable contributions in the fight for legal equality. On April 30th, they were awarded the Public Interest Law Award at the Access to Justice Awards held by Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc. (ABLE), Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc. (LAWO), and the Toledo Bar Association Pro Bono...
May 31, 2013
Homeowners: think oil & gas companies are deducting too much from your royalty checks? Call 419-624-3126.
May 28, 2013
Murray & Murray is investigating hospitals in Ohio who are providing loans (bank financing) for medical procedures to low-income individuals who are either uninsured or have government insurance. Please contact Leslie or Florence Murray at 419-624-3000 if you have been told that such a loan would benefit you.
April 26, 2013
From David Dayen at salon.com:
The Fed messed with the wrong Senator - If foreclosures get justice, trace it back to a bad decision to stonewall Elizabeth Warren last week.
I have spent the better part of four years trying, with little success, to raise awareness aboutforeclosure fraud, the largest consumer fraud in the history of the United States. In fact, there’s a whole little band of us...
April 25, 2013
Murray and Murray's Viewpoint:
We find ourselves at the crossroads between misguided American medicine and a misguided FDA. We allow for the use of too much antibiotics. The agribusiness has been saving money on livestock in the short run, but we will all be seeing cost of this policy in our health care costs as we encounter the long term effects.
Antibiotic-Resistant 'Superbugs' Creep Into Food...
April 22, 2013
Ohio State Representative Matt Lynch, R-Bainbridge, has introduced a bill that would interfere with a federal policy that allows the undocumented to obtain an Ohio driver’s license. This legislation is wrong headed.
No one can obtain auto liability insurance in Ohio without a valid Ohio driver’s license and Ohio requires every driver to have liability insurance. That policy makes sense....
April 11, 2013
The Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association and its Green Initiative Committee has named Murray & Murray as CMBA "Green Certified" for the two-year period ending September 30, 2015. The initiative and recognition is focused on lessening the impact of the legal profession on the environment.
CMBA has added the firm to the list of Certified Firms/Offices on its site. 43 firms/offices have received...
March 21, 2013
Murray & Murray Investigating Tuna Fish Food Borne Illness
Attorneys at the Murray & Murray law firm are currently investigating food borne illness resulting from eating tuna fish and/or at Subway restaurants.
For anyone who has recently become very sick and possibly hospitalized, or have any concerns or questions, please call Charles Murray at 419-624-3127 for a free consultation.