Ohio Public Law Update - July 2015

    July 2015

    Welcome to the July 2015 issue of the Squire Patton Boggs Ohio Public Law Update. In this issue we provide a brief summary of items in the Operating Budget that Governor Kasich recently signed into law as well as highlight recent decisions of interest including state tax decisions and the State of Maryland US Supreme Court Case.

    Case summaries and attorney general opinions include:

    • City of Cincinnati v. Testa, (2015-Ohio-1775)
    • Union Township Community Improvement Corp., Inc. v. Testa, BTA No. 2014-2658
    • Kinnear Road Development, LLC v. Testa, BTA No. 2013-1407
    • Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and Nationwide Life Insurance Company v. City of Columbus, BTA No. 2010-1590
    • Lange v. City of Newton Falls [(2015-Ohio-1873)]
    • Comptroller of Maryland v. Wynne, 135 S. Ct. 1787 (2015)
    • Teodecki v. Litchfield Twp., 2015-Ohio-2309 (Ohio App. 9th Dist.)
    • State ex rel. Grady v. Chesterhill, 2015-Ohio-2216 (Ohio App. 5th Dist.)
    • State ex rel. Santefort v. Wayne Twp. Bd. of Trustees, 2015-Ohio-2009 (Ohio App. 12th Dist.)
    • 2015 Op. Att’y General No. 2015-020
    • 2015 Op. Att’y General No. 2015-019
    • 2015 Op. Att’y General No. 2015-014