The Akron Legal News
The Akron Legal News is a daily publication devoted to legal, financial, real estate and general news. Designated by the Federal, County and Municipal Courts as the Official Law Journal of Summit County, Ohio.
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AKRON––The County of Summit IT Board recently appointed Mark G. Petit to serve as the County’s new Chief Information Officer. He will oversee the newly created Office of Information Technology. Petit will earn an annual salary of $140,000.00.
Mark Petit brings with him over 25 years of management experience in ... (full story)
The Ohio electorate will have the opportunity to pass a proposed amendment to the Ohio Constitution that would create a new format for redistricting state elections following the 2020 census.
The effect of the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent redistricting decision on Ohio law, however, is not yet clear, according to experts in ... (full story)
COLUMBUS (AP) — Saying "big ideas change the world," Ohio Gov. John Kasich declared his candidacy for the Republican nomination Tuesday.
Kasich, 63, launched his campaign at Ohio State University before a crowd of 2,000. The event marked the entry of a strong-willed and sometimes abrasive governor into a nominatio ... (full story)