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  1. Employment: 60%
  2. Privacy: 25%
  3. Litigation: 15%

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Dickinson Wright, PLLC

150 E. Gay Streey
Suite 2400
Columbus, OH, 43215

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
OHActive200305/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2016
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Of CounselDickinson Wright, PLLC2016 - Present
Senior Counsel - Data Privacy and Labor and EmploymentMcDonald Hopkins2015 - Present
Senior Associate AttorneyPorter Wright2011 - 2014
Associate AttorneyOgletree Deakins2007 - 2011
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)Member2015 - Present
InfraGardMember2015 - Present
Uniform Law Commission Social Media Drafting CommitteeObserver for Social Media Privacy Legislation2015 - Present
Ohio State Bar AssociationLabor and Employment Section Council2014 - Present
Columbus Bar AssociationMember, Labor and Employment Committee2014 - Present
Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)N/A2013 - Present
Human Resources Association of Central Ohio (HRACO)Chair Employee Relations Committee2013 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Monica Ways v. Miami University of Ohio (S.D. Ohio)Full defense judgment and attorneys' fees.
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Ohio State Bar AssociationTwibel: Online Communications Bring New Legal Challenges,"2015
Ohio Chamber of Commerce’s Ohio MattersTwibel: The funny-sounding social media claim that’s not a laughing matter2014
Paralegal Today MagazineNot Your Grandfather’s Union2014
Ohio Chamber of Commerce’s Ohio MattersSurviving the holiday party without creating liability for your company2014
ABA Labor and Employment Law SectionThe Family Medical Leave Act 2011 Cumulative Supplement2013
Law Practice TodayThe Dos and Don'ts of Conducting a Legal, Yet Helpful, Social Media Background Screen2013
Thompson's HR Compliance Expert SiteAbsence and Notice Policies Help Mitigate FMLA Fallout2012
Employer Law Report BlogTop Holiday Headaches Series2012
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Capital University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Ohio State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2000
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
webinar for AudiosolutionzAvoiding Legal Pitfalls in a Social Media World2015
webcast for Ohio State Bar Association2015 Employment Law Update2015
Net Diligence Cyber Risk & Privacy Liability ForumProtecting Trade Secrets2015
McDonald Hopkins Business HourGet your wage/hour house in order for 2016: New FLSA rules and IC guidance require employer action2015
McDonald Hopkins Business HourEEOC activism in 2015: Insights for employer compliance2015
webinar for the Ohio State Bar AssociationSocial Media in Employment Law2014
Porter Wright’s Employment Relations SeminarThe Voracious Appetite of the New NLRB: Protecting Your Company from the Newest Employer Predator—Unionized or Not2014
OHS/INFRAGARD: Cyber STRATEGIES FOR A SAFER OHIOPreventing data leaks through workforce management2014
my Law CLE seminarSocial Media Ethics for Lawyers2014
my Law CLE seminarHoliday Workplace Law: Workplace Holiday Should Shine, Not Cause Legal Hangovers2014
Midwest Labor and Employment ConferenceSocial Media in Employment2014
FMLA WorkshopHow to Avoid FMLA Hot Spots2014
BLR/HR HeroConducting Legally Sound Background Checks: FCRA Requirements, EEOC Guidance, FACTA and Other Recent Developments2014
Association of Corporate Counsel America, Northern Ohio Chapter, Cleveland, OhioTechnology to think about—Social media and data breaches2014
Association of Corporate Counsel America, Northern Ohio ChapterTechnology to think about—Social media and data breaches2014
19th Annual Advanced Employment Issues Symposium in Las VegasMinimizing Data Breaches in the Workplace and HR’s Response to Security Leaks2014
19th Annual Advanced Employment Issues Symposium in Las VegasSolutions to Pre-Employment Background Screen & Drug Test Challenges2014
19th Annual Advanced Employment Issues SymposiumMinimizing Data Breaches in the Workplace and HR’s Response to Security Leaks2014
19th Annual Advanced Employment Issues SymposiumSolutions to Pre-Employment Background Screen & Drug Test Challenges2014