Notable News – April 2018

Sunday April 1, 2018 Published in

The litigation team successfully appealed to the Eighth District
Court of Appeals, which overturned the trial court’s dismissal of a negligent
promotion case involving the wrongful death of an employee.

Richard T. Coyne secured a favorable summary judgment decision on
behalf of an international manufacturing client in a products liability case in
which a wrongful death action in the U.S. Southern District of Ohio was
dismissed.

Richard T. Coyne won a defense
verdict in a trial on behalf of a manufacturing client in a products liability
action filed in federal court in Seattle, Washington. 

Benjamin B. Cotton assisted in successfully defending a client’s
European patent during an Opposition Proceeding in Munich, Germany.

Jay R. Carson is running for the office of District 13
Representative in the Ohio House of Representative. District 13 encompasses
parts of Lakewood and Cleveland. Jay has gained significant legislative
experience by serving as a legislative aide to the Ohio General Assembly,
through his work for the Cuyahoga County Workforce Investment Board and
Lakewood Civil Service Commission, and through his representation of clients in
government-related matters.

Martin L. Kerr has joined Wegman Law as an associate in our
Corporate and Business Services Department. Prior to coming to Wegman, Martin
worked as both a financial analyst and a contract and compliance manager for
several large global organizations where he developed long term approaches to
balancing both legal and business needs. Martin has counseled a diverse group
of clients ranging from agile, entrepreneurs to more well known, multi-billion
dollar corporations. Utilizing his business acumen, he is able to advise
clients on a diverse range of business transactions.

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