Ohio Public Law Update

    June 2014

    Welcome to the June 2014 issue of the Squire Patton Boggs Ohio Public Law Update. In this issue we highlight recent decisions of interest and legislation as well as updated rating methodology explaining how Moody’s evaluates the credit quality of local government general obligation debt.

    Case summaries and attorney general opinions include:

    • Calvaruso v. Brown, 2014-Ohio-1018
    • 2014 Op. Att’y General No. 2014-020
    • 2014 Op. Att’y General No. 2014-009
    • 2014 Op. Att’y General No. 2014-013

    Recent legislation of interest includes:

    • Substitute House Bill No. 289
    • Amended Substitute House Bill No. 492
    • Substitute Senate Bill No. 172

    For further information about these recent decisions and issues please contact the Squire Patton Boggs public finance lawyer with whom you usually work.