Environmental Law | Toledo Counsel

Ohio Confirms Ground Water Pollution from Fracking

Ohio, especially the eastern portion of the state, sits on a huge shale deposit known as the Marcellus Shale Formation. This formation has huge implications for domestic energy production, but comes with a litany of environmental liabilities. For the uninformed, Hydraulic Fracturing (also known as “Fracking” in the vernacular) is essentially a method of pumping a …

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Authenticating Electronic Communications

The more and more we utilize the internet to communicate, the more often the issue of admissibility of electronic communications matters. Facebook is listed in a third of divorce filings. Every minute, nearly 1 million pieces of information are shared on Facebook alone. The Internal Revenue Service has admitted that it may (and probably already …

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92.5 KISS FM: Ask a Lawyer Segment

Every third wednesday of the month, Toledo Attorney Dennis E. Sawan appears on a talk segment on 92.5 Kiss FM: The Morning Rush. In this segment, Dennis provides general educational legal answers to the public free of charge. Tune in every third wednesday of the month from 8 – 9 am to catch some valuable …

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Is Ohio Fracked?

Ohio, especially the eastern portion of the state, sits on a huge shale deposit known as the Marcellus Shale Formation. This formation has huge implications for domestic energy production, but comes with a litany of environmental liabilities. For the uninformed, Hydraulic Fracturing (also known as “Fracking” in the vernacular) is essentially a method of pumping …

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