Santos v. Ohio Bur. of Workers' Comp., 101 Ohio St. 3d 74 (2004)

Ronald John Maurer

Practice Area:Class Action

Outcome:Won. Overtruned decision by court of appeals.

Description:Class action case. Case established precedent that a suit that seeks the return of specific funds wrongfully collected or held by the state is brought in equity. Thus, a court of common pleas may properly exercise jurisdiction over the matter.