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Day Care Center Sued Over Toddler's Death A day care center was sued for negligence arising out of the wrongful death of a 22 month old toddler who was apparently left in a van in 90+ degree weather
Mandatory Arbitration Provisions Are Coming Under Attack Federal lawmakers are considering legislation that will prohibit mandatory arbitration agreements in consumer transactions. Arbitrators hired and paid for by businesses are ruling in favor of the businesses in an overwhelming number of cases. If the new laws are passed, arbitration provisions in nursing home admissions papers may be prohibited as well.
Ohio Supreme Court Dilutes Rights of Nursing Home Patients In a shameful decision, the Ohio Supreme Court refused to invalidate an arbitration agreement signed by a 95 year old resident that took away her right to a jury trial, attorney fees, and punitive damages.