Your Life, Your Business,Your AttorneysGet A Free Consultation
Business & Civil Litigation
Thomas Hodges excels in representing both publicly and privately held corporations and other entities and individuals in general business litigation.
Landlords & Property Owners
Representing clients in real estate matters involves litigation at the trial and other matters involving real estate.
Liquor & Hospitality Law
Legal framework governing the provision of food, alcoholic beverages and lodging to customers. Hospitality laws are intended to protect both hosts and guests against injury, whether accidental or intentional.
Working with Local Government
Understanding how governments function and interact with each other is essential to understanding where and how transparency reforms will make a difference.
Current Tri-State Area Court Operations
Court operations continue to be affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The following are the current, and subject to change, status of court operations for landlords: Hamilton County, Ohio: In person court continues. The court is setting hearings on the CDC declaration if a tenant presents such in court. The court is granting evictions in nonpayment…
CDC Moratorium Extended
CDC Moratorium Extended The United States’ Congress’s latest stimulus package (which President Trump finally signed) extends the CDC Moratorium by one month (through January 2021). Congress also included $25 billion in renters assistance. The $25 billion will be sent to states to disperse as they see fit. There is likely to be a significant administrative…
Service Animals and Emotional Support Animals
All landlords with any restrictive pet policy will deal with existing and emerging issues surrounding service and emotional support animals. Handling these issues correctly is important because landlord actions in this arena are subject to regulation under the: Americans with Disabilities Act, the Fair Housing Act, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, and state laws….