Archive for January, 2022

It’s Not Auto Theft, Just Poor Decisions

Posted on January 25th, 2022 by sutteroconnell

Sutter O’Connell attorney Kevin Kita recently obtained summary judgment in Franklin County on behalf of an insurance company accused of breaching its contract and acting in bad faith.  The case arose from exceptional circumstances wherein the plaintiff was attempting to get out of his vehicle lease.  The plaintiff was contacted by a third party who…

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How Tennessee Courts Have Curtailed the Ability to Recover Tort Damages Between Contracting Parties

Posted on January 12th, 2022 by Isabella M. SimonIsabella Simon

In Milan Supply Chain Sols., Inc. v. Navistar, Inc., the Tennessee Supreme Court recently addressed uncharted waters in Tennessee’s application of the economic loss doctrine (“ELD”). The ELD attempts to keep parties from getting more than they bargain for in their original agreements. States take various stances; some applying a stricter interpretation barring all tort…

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Sutter O’Connell Attorneys Named to 2022 Ohio Super Lawyers

Posted on January 4th, 2022 by sutteroconnell

Sutter O’Connell is pleased to announce that five of our attorneys have been named to the 2022 Ohio Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. 2022 Ohio Super Lawyers: James L. McCrystal, Jr., Products Liability, Business Litigation, Professional Liability Matthew C. O’Connell,  Products Liability, Environmental Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation, Business Litigation James M. Popson, General Litigation,…

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