Industries & Practices
Health Care Litigation
Ohio Supreme Court closes loophole in the statute of repose for medical claimsMore
All of Bricker’s strategic industry groups included in 2021 “Best L...
Bricker & Eckler’s four primary industry groups have all been recognized by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers in the 2021 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings.More Nov 5, 2020
Ohio Supreme Court rules that the savings statute cannot save a late second filingMore
Hospital qui tam defense
Defended a hospital and health system in a qui tam lawsuit filed by an employed physician. The lawsuit involved claims that the system submitted false claims to Medicare and Medicaid by billing for services that did not comply with the applicable National Coverage Determination. The suit was ultimately settled and dismissed.
Lawsuit dismissal against a hospital
Achieved dismissal of a disgruntled surgeon’s lawsuit against a hospital that had revoked his privileges following peer review. The First District Court of Appeals affirmed the trial court’s decision to grant our client’s motion to dismiss, reasoning that Ohio’s peer review statutes conferred immunity upon the hospital.
Court confirms that federal enactments regarding “never events” and “hospital acquired conditions” don’t alter elements that plaintiffs must prove in medical negligence claimsMore
What’s new with drugs?More
All of Bricker’s strategic industry groups included in 2020 “Best L...
Bricker & Eckler’s four primary industry groups have all been recognized by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers in the 2020 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings.More Nov 1, 2019
Price transparency law victory
Earned a substantial victory on behalf of multiple health care clients and a statewide association of hospitals after the court rendered a decision declaring a price transparency law unconstitutional. This final victory came over three years after the court granted a temporary restraining order against the enforcement of the law, allowing our clients to litigate its merit.
H.B. 7 effective March 20More
Bricker recognized in 2019 “Best Law Firms” national and regional r...
Bricker & Eckler LLP has once again been recognized by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers in the 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings. This year, five of Bricker’s practice areas received a national ranking and 39 practice areas received a regional ranking.More Nov 1, 2018
Important law for Ohio hospitals and practitioners
Successfully argued before the Ohio Supreme Court, establishing that the statute of repose bars medical claims not filed within four years of the time the care was provided.