Attorney Portrait Civil Law

How Much Can You Sue for Breach of Contract in Ohio?

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You enter into many contracts in many contexts in your personal and professional life. When things go well, the agreements benefit you, paving the way for you to receive a house or a car in exchange for monthly payments. But when things go awry and the deal falls apart, it can cause significant financial and legal headaches.  If you’re...

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Attorney Portrait Civil Law

Statute of Limitations for Breach of Contract in Ohio

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In 2021, Ohio shortened its statute of limitations for breach of contract. If you are considering suing for a breach, this new law makes it important to speak with an Ohio lawyer as soon as possible. Previously, claimants could bring a breach lawsuit up to eight years after a violation occurred, depending upon the facts of the case. This...

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Attorney Portrait Civil Law

Top 4 Reasons to Hire a Civil Litigation Attorney

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When someone violates your rights or leaves you injured, you can seek damages through a civil lawsuit. You can represent yourself in a civil case, but you might wonder, Do I need a civil litigation attorney? Having an attorney for civil cases increases your chances of achieving your desired result. And your attorney will handle all the details, leaving...

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Attorney Portrait Civil Law

Elements of a Breach of Contract Claim in Ohio

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As an Ohio entrepreneur or business owner, you probably use contracts every day. So you probably know the challenges of proving breach of contract when another party fails to hold up their end of the bargain. In this post, the Bensinger Legal Services team will guide you through how to prove breach of contract. Aaron Bensinger and his experienced...

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Civil Law

What Is a Contract?

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Most people know that a contract requires an offer and acceptance of that offer, but do you know the third element to a contract which is consideration. Most people understand what an offer is and what acceptance of that offer is. What is consideration though? Consideration is what someone exchanges for in a contract. For example, you want to...

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