12/07/2017


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Case No.Topics and IssuesAuthorCitation
Olentangy Local Schools Bd. of Edn. v. Delaware Cty. Bd. of Revision (Slip Opinion) 2014-1647Taxation-Real-property valuation-Board of Tax Appeals acted reasonably and lawfully in reversing the valuation of the board of revision-Bedford rule did not prevent reinstatement of the auditor's valuation-Decision affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-8843
Columbus City Schools Bd. of Edn. v. Franklin Cty. Bd. of Revision (Slip Opinion) 2015-0336Taxation-Real-property valuation-Jurisdiction-R.C. 5715.19(A)(1)-Limited-liability company failed to establish that its complaint was signed by an officer, salaried employee, partner, or member and therefore failed to meet its burden to establish that the board of revision had jurisdiction over its complaint.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-8844
Warrensville Hts. City School Dist. Bd. of Edn. v. Cuyahoga Cty. Bd. of Revision (Slip Opinion) 2015-0633Taxation-Real property-Collateral estoppel-Arm's-length character of recent sale was fully litigated in previous case and may not be relitigated.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-8845
Adams v. Testa (Slip Opinion) 2016-0256Taxation-Real-property valuation-R.C. 5717.02-Journal entry incorporating current agricultural-use values ("CAUVs") is a final determination subject to appeal to Board of Tax Appeals-CAUV journal entry is not a rule that needed to be promulgated in accordance with R.C. Chapter 119-Board of Tax Appeals' decision dismissing landowners' appeal vacated and cause remanded.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-8853
Adams v. Testa (Slip Opinion) 2016-0510Taxation-Real-property valuation-R.C. 5703.14-Board of Tax Appeals had jurisdiction over landowners' challenge to journal entries incorporating current agricultural-use values and to the rules providing for entries' issuance-Board of Tax Appeals did not err in concluding that landowners failed to assert any grounds for concluding that challenged rules are unreasonable-Decision affirmed.DeWine, J.Slip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-8854
Lorain Cty. Bar Assn. v. Nelson (Slip Opinion) 2016-1830Attorneys-Misconduct-Violations of the Rules of Professional Conduct and the Rules for the Government of the Bar-Two-year suspension with 18 months stayed on condition.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-8856
Stark Cty. Bar Assn. v. Buttacavoli (Slip Opinion) 2017-0227Attorneys-Misconduct-Violations of the professional-conduct rules, including knowingly making a false statement of fact or law to a tribunal and committing an illegal act that reflects adversely on the lawyer's honesty or trustworthiness-Two year suspension, with 18 months stayed on conditions.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-8857
In re Wilson 2017-1679On certified entry of felony conviction.  
12/07/2017 Case Announcements  Merit decisions with opinions-Motion and procedural rulings-Disciplinary cases-Miscellaneous dismissals.