Ed, a Lorain, Ohio native, and director of Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A., joined in 1991. His practice focus is employment, corporate, and commercial law. Ed’s practice is concentrated in workers’ compensation as he counsels employers on every aspect of their workers’ compensation programs. Certified since 2003, Ed is a Certified Specialist in Ohio Workers’ Compensation by the Ohio State Bar Association. He is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association Workers’ Compensation Committee as well as the Ohio State Bar Association Worker’s Compensation Specialization Committee.
As part of the biennial budget process, the Ohio General Assembly passed House Bill 27 to create the worker’s compensation budget for 2018—2019. In addition to establishing the budget, the bill also amended sections of the Ohio Revised Code that relate to workers compensation law. Mainly among the changes, the […]Read More
On March 20, 2013, the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas entered a verdict against the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) in the amount of approximately $860 million. The case was pursued as a class action by a group of Ohio employers alleging that the BWC had charged certain […]Read More
The Cuyahoga Court of Common Pleas has issued its long-awaited decision in the San Allen v. BWC class-action lawsuit. This case was pursued by a class of Ohio employers to challenge the BWC’s administration of Ohio’s workers’ compensation group rating programs between 2001 and 2009. The Court ruled in favor […]Read More