A Message to Our Clients and Friends re COVID-19

March 24, 2020

To Our Clients and Friends: For over 70 years, the attorneys at Spengler Nathanson have been available to serve the legal needs of the people of Northwest Ohio and beyond. During these challenging and unprecedented times, ...

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Sarah Skow Receives 2019 Citizen Appreciation Award from Lucas County Sheriff

December 30, 2019

Lucas County Sheriff John Tharp selected Sarah Skow as the recipient of the 2019 Citizen Appreciation Award for her work with individuals who are homeless and housing insecure. Sarah was recognized during a ceremony at Ci...

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Patricia A. Wise Re-Elected as Vice Chair of Ohio Board of Professional Conduct

December 1, 2019

Patricia A. Wise recently was re-elected as vice chair of the Ohio Board of Professional Conduct. Patty has served on the Board since 2014, and is in her third term. She previously has chaired the Board’s Budget and Perso...

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Susan Nelson Re-Appointed to OSBA Grievance Committee

November 30, 2019

Susan Nelson has been re-appointed by the Ohio State Bar Association President to the Grievance Committee of the Ohio State Bar Association. The Committee is authorized by the Supreme Court of Ohio to investigate grievanc...

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Spengler Nathanson Celebrates Grand Opening at 900 Adams Street

November 1, 2019

Spengler Nathanson, founded in 1947, celebrates its new home at 900 Adams Street in downtown Toledo. Managing Partner Byron Choka states that the new location is the perfect place to continue the firm’s long history of col...

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Dick Wolff Elected President of Rotary Club of Toledo

October 1, 2019

Our partner, Richard Wolff, has been elected President of the Rotary Club of Toledo for 2018 – 2019. The Toledo Club is the 10th largest of 35,000 Rotary clubs worldwide. Rotarians are dedicated to local and global service,...

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U.S. Supreme Court Update: “Fair-Share Fees”

September 1, 2019

For decades, unions and employers have negotiated agreements under which a “fair share” or “agency” fee is collected on behalf of the union from the wages of employees who are not union members, but nonetheless benefit fro...

By: Lisa E. Pizza

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Sarah Skow Named 2018 YWCA Milestones Honoree for Volunteerism

December 1, 2018

Each year, the YWCA of Northwest Ohio honors the achievements of a Northwest Ohio-area woman in each of the following categories: of Arts, Business, Education, Government, Sciences, Social Services, and Volunteerism. The ...

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Spengler Nathanson Purchases “New” Office Building at 900 Adams Street in Downtown Toledo

January 26, 2018

Spengler Nathanson, founded in 1947, has purchased the vacant downtown office building located at 900 Adams Street. The firm will immediately begin renovations to the building which will bring it back to being a dynamic pa...

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Two Spengler Nathanson Partners Are Certified Specialists in Family Relations Law

January 8, 2018

Patricia Hayden Kurt and Stephen Szuch have satisfied the requirements to be named as Certified Specialists in Family Relations Law by the Ohio State Bar Association. Very few attorneys in the Toledo area have achieved thi...

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Patty Wise Interviewed in Wall Street Journal about Sexual Harassment

December 19, 2017

The Wall Street Journal recently sought input from Patty Wise as part of its increased coverage of sexual harassment issues. Patty addressed distinctions between conduct that is appropriate and inappropriate in the workpl...

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A Reminder to Employers: Taking a Step to Protect Yourselves

April 1, 2017

An April 2017 decision by the federal Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals could expand an employer’s liability for adverse employment actions unless the employer takes steps to avoid it. The Sixth Circuit’s decisions apply in O...

By: Lisa E. Pizza

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