Join the Mission to Protect Vulnerable Adults: The Portage County Guardianship Services Board
Posted in Community Outreach, Firm News on May 9, 2023
Elk + Elk attorney Amy Papesh was recently elected as chairman of the board during the Portage County Guardianship Board’s first meeting! Given Amy’s expertise in estate planning, administration, and guardianships, this opportunity aligns perfectly with her background. Amy is committed to helping others and hopes she can inspire future volunteers to follow in her...
Does My Criminal Record Impact My Personal Injury Case?
Posted in Accident & Injury on May 3, 2023
By William J. Price Have you ever been convicted of a crime? If so, you might be worried how your criminal record could affect your personal injury case. It’s a valid concern – your past actions could negatively affect your credibility in court. However, the impact of a criminal record on a personal injury...
Elk + Elk Partner to Speak at 24th Annual National Conference on Fetal Monitoring
Posted in Firm News, Speaking Engagements on April 27, 2023
Elk + Elk Managing Partner Jay Kelley is presented to speak at the 24th Annual National Conference on Fetal Monitoring in Las Vegas, April 28. 24th Annual National Conference on Fetal Monitoring Friday, April 28, 2023 9:45 AM Harrah’s Las Vegas 3475 S Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89109 Click Here for In-Person...
Celebrate Earth Day by Taking Action: 7 Ways You Can Help Protect Our Planet
Posted in Health & Wellness on April 20, 2023
Taking care of our planet is not just a responsibility but a necessity for the survival of all living beings. Our environment’s health and well-being directly impact our health and well-being. Fortunately, we can contribute to the earth’s health in many positive ways. By implementing practices such as reducing waste, conserving water, planting...
Dog Bite Lawyer: Does Your Dog Collar and Leash Need Replaced?
Posted in Accident & Injury, Health & Wellness on April 13, 2023
By William J. Price In dog bite cases, the leash often plays a pivotal role in the plaintiff’s case. Under Ohio law, the plaintiff’s attorney can sue the defendant using various theories to hold them accountable. However, if an incident occurs while the dog is off-property and walking with its owner, the plaintiff’s attorney’s...
What Types of Compensation Can You Receive After a Car Accident?
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident on April 5, 2023
Auto accidents can be devastating and life-altering for anyone involved. In addition to physical injuries, victims may face emotional and financial stress as they recover. Fortunately, compensation is available for those injured in an auto accident. Types of Compensation Auto accident victims may be entitled to several types of compensation. The most common types...
Why Gathering Evidence Is Essential After an Auto Accident
Posted in Accident & Injury, Automobile, Car Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Truck Accident on March 29, 2023
Car accidents can be incredibly stressful and overwhelming, especially if injuries or property damage are involved. However, it’s crucial to take the time to document as much evidence as possible immediately following the accident. Doing so can significantly impact the outcome of any potential insurance claims or legal proceedings that may follow. Why Should...
What Is National Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month?
Posted in Health & Wellness, Medical Malpractice on March 22, 2023
March is National Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month, a month dedicated to raising awareness and understanding of cerebral palsy, including its causes, symptoms, and treatments. Cerebral palsy affects approximately 500,000 children and adults in the U.S. It’s the most common motor disability in childhood, with nearly 8,000 infants and babies diagnosed yearly. Facts About Cerebral...
St. Patrick’s Day Events and Activities in Ohio 2023
Posted in Community Outreach on March 14, 2023
St. Patrick’s Day is almost here, and excitement is building in Ohio communities as many people prepare to celebrate the holiday. Whether you’re of Irish descent or love the festivities, there’s no shortage of St. Patrick’s Day events in the area. From parades and live music to traditional Irish fare and green beer, there’s...
Ohio International Women’s Day Events 2023
Posted in Community Outreach, In the news on March 8, 2023
Every year on March 8, people around the world observe International Women’s Day (IWD) as a way of acknowledging the social, economic, cultural, and political accomplishments of women globally. The day is an opportunity to appreciate the strides that have been taken toward promoting gender equality and women’s rights while also drawing attention to...