Recent News and Updates
Critchfield, Critchfield & Johnston, Ltd. (CCJ) is pleased to announce that Andrew Lycans has been elected to serve on the Ohio State Bar Association’s (OSBA) Board of Governors.
Parents wishing to delay delivery of assets to their children beyond age twenty-five can do so by setting up a trust. A common misconception is that trusts are only for the ultra-wealthy. A trust can provide numerous benefits beyond simply delaying the age at which children receive assets.
This brief article provides an accurate summary of the terminology used for Corporations and LLCs in today's legal world which should help the reader have a better understanding of who's who in the entity of choice.
Probate is a court procedure that enables your estate assets to transfer to your heirs. When you pass, the "title" to certain assets cannot transfer to your heirs unless your Will is probated.
When you are investing your hard-earned money in a new home or a new commercial property, who is looking out for you? I encourage you to use Heartland Title Agency for all of your real estate title needs. You’ll receive great service and the peace of mind from knowing that an experienced real estate attorney has handled your real estate transaction.
An Ohio appeals court found that propane and butane are considered "petroleum" and the construction and maintenance of a pipeline across private property to transport propane and butane is necessary and for a public use.
Attorney Bethann Chordas has joined the law firm Critchfield, Critchfield & Johnston, Ltd. ("CCJ"). Chordas will focus her practice in the areas of employment law, workers' compensation and general business law.
Elder law attorneys need to advise clients regarding long-term care planning.
Effective March 21, 2017, individuals with valid concealed handgun licenses may possess firearms inside of their personal vehicle in company parking lots. Employers may still restrict employees and customers from possessing or carrying a licensed concealed firearm on company property and within the company building by posting a sign in a conspicuous location.
There are two important changes that may impact your business in 2017: updates to the I-9 Form and minimum wage changes.