The Akron Legal News
The Akron Legal News is a daily publication devoted to legal, financial, real estate and general news. Designated by the Federal, County and Municipal Courts as the Official Law Journal of Summit County, Ohio.
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A Mahoning County trial court erred by granting summary judgment to Bank of America in a foreclosure case in which the defendant failed to sign the promissory note and mortgage.
In a 2-1 opinion, the 7th District Court of Appeals recently ruled against Bank of America’s claim it was a “mutual mistake” that Willi ... (full story)
COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio's capital city is looking to make seven new hires as its police officers are outfitted with body cameras and officials expect an influx of public records requests and evidence for prosecutors.
The hires in Mayor Andrew Ginther's proposed budget for 2017 stem from Columbus' plan to equip more than 1,400 ... (full story)
DETROIT (AP) — A proposed natural gas pipeline from Ohio into southeast Michigan would have little environmental impact, according to federal government officials.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission released an environmental assessment last week that said the Nexus project would create "some adverse environmental ... (full story)