Serving Notice for July 11, 2014

FLOYD WEATHERSPOON was recently elected to the board of directors for the American Arbitration Association at its annual meeting held in San Francisco. He is the associate dean for alternative dispute resolution programs and Professor of Law at Capital University Law School. Professor Weatherspoon has served as a neutral in complex commercial, labor and employment disputes for more than 30 years.

Dinsmore & Shohl’s partner, KAREN S. HOCKSTAD, has been named Vice-President/ President Elect for the Mid-Ohio Chapter of Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. She will serve a one-year term as vice president and then will follow with two years as president. Her position follows years of involvement with the JDRF, most recently serving as the chair of the 2014 Promise Ball.

JEFFREY L. COLEMAN has joined Dickinson Wright as Of Counsel, focusing his practice on general corporate law matters, including mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance issues for publicly and privately held companies.

Thanks to our ABC 6 TV "Ask the Attorney" volunteers EMILY LEWIS, ORSOLYA HAMAR HILT and DAVID BLOOMFIELD. If you would like to volunteer for any Wednesday evening (5:00-7:00pm), contact Marion Smithberger at or call (614) 340-2070. All conversations with callers are private and confidential, and the 100+ callers are grateful for the free advice.