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Unexpected Consequences of Injury Accidents
There is no way to plan for an injury accident. They occur suddenly and can devastate the victim beyond physical injury. Although there is no…
Radiation Therapy and Mesothelioma
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with Mesothelioma, a rare form of cancer caused by exposure to Asbestos, it can be overwhelming…
What to Do If Your Allergan Breast Implant is recalled?
Certain breast implants, primarily the Biocell textured breast implants, and tissue expanders, manufactured by Allergan, have been recalled as of July 2019 for posing health…
How is Chemotherapy Administered for Mesothelioma?
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with Mesothelioma, a rare form of cancer typically caused by exposure at some point to Asbestos,…
Mesothelioma and How It Spreads
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with Mesothelioma, a rare form of cancer caused by exposure to Asbestos, it can be overwhelming…
What are the Stages of Mesothelioma?
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with Mesothelioma, a rare form of cancer caused by exposure to Asbestos, it can be overwhelming…
Camp Lejeune Lawsuits
Camp Lejeune is a North Carolina military base that has housed millions of Marines since WWII. The base has since become infamous after hundreds of…
Bikes For Kids 2022 Update
Charles Boyk Law is giving away bikes this summer as part of its annual Bikes for Kids Giveaway, and some of our winners are already…
Mike Bruno’s Top 5 Travel Tips
After almost three years, I finally went on vacation, a real one – a Mediterranean cruise, stopping in 6 countries. For those considering taking a…
CASES OF INTEREST: JULY 2022
MOTORCYCLIST SUFFERS EXTENSIVE INJURIES While our client was traveling on a motorcycle, an oncoming vehicle attempted a left turn directly into our client’s path of…
Andrea Young Graduates From Ohio State Bar Association Leadership Academy
Boyk Law Attorney Andrea Young was selected to participate in Ohio Bar’s Leadership Academy. The program emphasizes developing leadership skills for young attorneys. The Ohio…
BOYK BRIEF PODCAST FEATURES: Nurse Paralegal Emma Sullivan
Not every personal injury lawyer employs a Registered Nurse/ Paralegal. At Charles Boyk Law, Emma Sullivan is a valuable resource to our team and clients.…
Baby Formula Causes Serious Injuries & Multiple Lawsuits
Parents are suing the companies that make Similac and Enfamil baby formulas. The lawsuits allege their cow’s milk products caused necrotizing enterocolitis NEC in premature…
Should I Hire an Ohio Auto Accident Attorney?
Every accident is different. But if there is an injury or death involved, then you should hire an Ohio auto accident attorney. However, not all…
Study Finds 8 in 10 Americans Have Traces of Weed-Killing Chemical in Their Urine
Glyphosate, the weed-killing chemical in Roundup, is the most widely used herbicide in the country.  The use of glyphosate is 200x greater today than when…
20 sexual assault lawsuits settled by Browns QB Deshaun Watson
Deshaun Watson of the Cleveland Browns has made confidential settlements with 20 of the 24 women who sued and accused him of sexual misconduct. Most…
How did we get to the cow in the first place?
When commercial infant formula came along, its manufacturers marketed these products as a safe alternative to breast milk. As breastfeeding rates decreased from 90% in…
What to Do If You Were in a Car Accident While Pregnant
Auto accidents can be stressful and scary, but an auto accident while you are pregnant can be a terrifying experience for an expectant mother. You…
Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Former UT Soccer Coach Brad Evans
From 2001 to 2015, University of Toledo women’s soccer coach Brad Evans led the team to four Mid-American Conference tournament titles, three regular-season MAC championships,…
Abbot and FDA were warned a year before the recall about formula plant conditions
The Wall Street Journal confirmed that Abbott, the manufacturer of the recalled formula, as early as February 2021. A former Sturgis, Michigan Abbott plant employee,…
New Fireworks Law in Ohio to Begin July 1, 2022
As the 4th of July approaches, many Ohioans are unaware that House Bill 172, which will take effect on July 1, pertains to consumers’ use…
What to Do in a Semi-Truck Accident in Ohio
As accidents between passenger vehicles and semi-trucks increase, drivers should know what to do if they are involved in an accident with a semi-truck. The…
Can the Victim of Sexual Assault File a Civil Lawsuit in Ohio?
Ohio allows victims of sexual assault to file civil lawsuits against their perpetrators. Several sex crimes can be the basis of a lawsuit. These crimes…
One dead in a crash that closed SB I-75 in southwest Detroit
A multi-car accident in Southwest Detroit on Wednesday, June 15th, 2022, caused the 7-hour closure of I-75, near Schaefer/Fort exit, around 1:55 p.m. southbound while…
NOW AVAILABLE: BOYK LAW INSURANCE DOCUMENT HOLDERS
Where is your car registration and auto insurance card? Could you find them quickly if needed, following a traffic stop or an accident? Charles Boyk…
A Prominent New York Doctor Accused of Sexual Assault
Dr. Kevin M. Cahill, 86, is a well-known New York physician who has treated many notable patients, including President Regan and Pope John Paul II.…
Church Leader Sex Abuse Case
On the eve of his trial, Naasón Joaquín García, 53, a megachurch leader in California, pled guilty to two counts of forcible oral copulation involving…
Who Treats a Mesothelioma Patient?
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with Mesothelioma, a rare form of cancer caused by exposure at some point to Asbestos, it…
How is Mesothelioma Diagnosed?
Mesothelioma is a rare and dangerous kind of cancer. Mesothelioma has two primary types. One is Epithelial, mesothelioma, where the cells resemble those found in…
What are the Treatments for Mesothelioma?
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with Mesothelioma, a rare form of cancer typically caused by exposure at some point to Asbestos,…
Who is Part of the Mesothelioma Treatment Team?
In an earlier blog, we reviewed the importance of being treated by cancer specialists; Surgical Oncologist, Radiation Oncologists, and Medical Oncologists, who are familiar with,…
What To Do If You Live In Ohio and Have An Auto Accident In Michigan?
Do you live in Ohio and commute into Michigan for work every day, or visit your cottage on a lake each summer? You may be…
Prepare Your Pets For The Fireworks
The 4th of July festivities can be traumatic for many dogs. Dr. Caroline Stark, DVM, Staff Veterinarian at VCA Holly Farms Animal Hospital, urges you…
Welcome New Boyk Attorney – Cameron Morrissey
Charles Boyk Law’s newest attorney is Litigation Associate, Cameron Morrissey. Cameron is a Sylvania native, and a graduate of the University of Toledo College of…
CASES OF INTEREST: JUNE 2022
FATAL CRASH INVOLVING SIX VEHICLES A Napoleon man faces criminal charges after causing a crash involving at least six vehicles and killing two people. Alcohol…
Just Like Riding a Bike: Remember to Ride Safely This Summer
Summertime means biking for many people. That means keep alert while you’re out having fun. Obey traffic laws. Always wear a helmet, and keep alert…
GRIDIRON RECAP
The Toledo Junior Bar Association presented the 87th Gridiron Show on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, at Toledo’s beautiful and historic Valentine Theatre. This amateur comedy…
Uncle Louie’s Fireworks – Starting Summer With a Bang Since 2007
Uncle Louie’s Fireworks Superstore is a family owned and operated fireworks store, located at 7300 Schnipke Drive, Ottawa Lake, Michigan. “We are not even 1…
What Are the Risk Factors for Mesothelioma?
Mesothelioma is a cancer that anyone can get. It does not discriminate in that it affects all races, genders, and ages. While anyone can get…
What Are the Symptoms of Mesothelioma?
Mesothelioma and its different types of cancers are sometimes difficult to see. The reason for this is the symptoms that someone may initially experience can…
Ohio Supreme Court to Decide on Damage Limits Law in Child Rape Cases
COLUMBUS, Ohio – In 2005, the Ohio General Assembly passed tort reform which limited financial judgments in court cases.  Specifically, the law limits the amount…
Pennsylvania High School Struggles After Multiple Teachers Charged with Sexual Assault
A Wilmington Area High School is reeling after two separate accusations on sexual assault in the high school’s music department. Recently the school’s music director,…
A 78-Year-Old Woman Struck by Car in West Toledo
A 78-year-old woman was struck by a car Wednesday afternoon while she was walking across Secor Road. According to Toledo police, Linda Bell, of Richmond Road,…
Man Dies in Fulton County Motorcycle Crash
The Toledo Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that occurred on US 20A near State Road 109 in Fulton…
Mesothelioma and the Risks of Exposure to Asbestos
Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer that is very often caused by someone being exposed to asbestos at some point during their lives. While…
Ann Arbor man dies, two others injured, after crash at M-50 and M-52 near Tecumseh
An Ann Arbor man died following a crash Tuesday night at the intersection of M-50 and M-52 near Tecumseh. The 61-year-old man was ejected from a…
What is Mesothelioma and Where Can it Occur?
Mesothelioma is a type of cancer that typically affects the linings that protect the organs of the chest and the abdomen. It is rare as…
Motorcycle Crash Kills Rider in Crawford County
TOLEDO, Ohio; A 38-year-old was killed in a motorcycle crash Friday night in Crawford County, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol. Alex Lawrence, 38,…
Michigan Expands List of Mandatory Reports After Dr. Nassar Sex Abuse Scandal
In some states, ANY person who knows or reasonably suspects that a child is being sexually abused has a legal duty to immediately report the…
Toledo Man Sentenced to One Year Behind Bars for Fatally Hitting a Man on a Bicycle Last October
A Toledo man was sentenced to a year behind bars after he struck and killed a bicyclist with his car in October of last year. …
Boyk Law Helps Ukraine
When news broke that Russia had invaded Ukraine, we all asked: How can we help? This was especially true for Charles Boyk Law Attorney, Andrea…
Cases of Interest: May 2022
Passenger Injured by Friend’s Reckless Driving Our client, a passenger in his friend’s vehicle, was traveling on a county road in Napoleon Township. While travelling…
Accidents When Truck Tires Threads Separate
It is very likely you have seen them when you have driven down the highway at some point. Large Semi-truck tires that have become detached,…
Fulton County Crash Kills Whole Family
WAUSEON, Ohio — According to Ohio State Highway Patrol, three children and two adults are dead after a crash late Saturday night on County Road…
My Ever-Changing Mom
My mom was a kind and loving woman who passed away in 2009, a few days before Christmas. I came along when she was 22,…
Where Are They Now? Boyk Law Clerks of the Past
Law Clerks play an important role in the legal system. They are usually new attorneys or law students who provide essential services for a judge,…
Boyk Law Clerk Publishes Article in UT Law Review
Jesse Scott, our most recent Law Clerk, had an article published recently in The University of Toledo Law Review, a journal dedicated to producing legal…
The Triumphant Return of Bikes for Kids! Charles Boyk Law to Give Away 10 “Bikes for Kids” This Summer!
Charles Boyk Law Offices is excited to announce the return of its annual Bikes for Kids Giveaway, where we choose 10 deserving children to receive…
CASES OF INTEREST: APRIL 2022
Nose Bitten Off By Family Friend’s Pet Dog Our client was visiting a family friend who owned an English Springer Spaniel. As our client was…
Mancy’s Secret Sazerac Cocktail Recipe
Gus Mancy from Toledo’s First Family of Restaurants joined Chuck on the Boyk Brief podcast recently to talk about his family’s businesses and the challenges…
    Meet Gypsy Rose, a recent addition to our support staff. She is a 16-week-old Morkie (Maltese + Yorkie Terrier = Morkie). Her breed…
Springtime Means Watch for Motorcycles
Now that spring is here, and the weather is warmer, more motorcycles will be on the road. Drivers can practice motorcycle awareness by looking twice…
Civil Lawsuit Filed After Company Hires Registered Sex Offender Who Then Takes 12-Year-Old Girl From Store & Rapes Her
Our firm has filed a lawsuit against Lassus Bros., an Indiana corporation that runs a chain of Handy Dandy gas station/ convenience stores, after it…
CCNO Medical Negligence Scandal Grows As More Claims Come Forward
  Our firm recently filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio (CCNO) and its medical staff after an investigation revealed that…
Bronson Battle Creek Hospital Knowingly Hired Doctor With History of Medical Fraud and Malpractice
Dr. Danial Castro, an otolaryngologist (ear, nose, & throat), practiced The Medical Center of Southeastern Oklahoma (MCSO) from 2005 to 2010, where he would perform…
Boy Dies After Falling From Drop Tower Ride at Amusement Park
Orlando, Florida: On March 24, 2022, a 14-year-old boy died at ICON theme park. The boy was on ICON’s Free Fall ride, which it bills…
Motorcyclists Beware – Weather Brings Out Potholes
Spring is around the corner and getting out your motorcycle can be a fun way to take advantage of the nicer weather. Unfortunately, motorcyclists face…
Michigan: What is a “Serious Impairment of a Body Function” in Auto Accidents
The question posed above may seem a bit odd and one that you probably have never thought of before. However, it is very important when…
Major Settlement for Sandy Hook Massacre Victims
One of the oldest firearm companies in the U.S. has reached a $73 million dollar settlement for the victims’ families in the Sandy Hook Massacre.…
Baby Formula Recall Expanded After Second Infant Dies
On February 17, 2022, Abbott Nutrition, recalled multiple powered baby formulas, including Similac, Alimentum, and EleCare, after multiple complaints of infant illnesses related to Cronobacter…
Michigan Pedestrian Struck While Jogging Dies from Injuries
Adrian, Michigan – On the morning of February 7, 2022, Gregory Adams, 48, went out for a morning run. While jogging along the Howell highway…
Patient Harm: When Hospitals Hire the Wrong Doctors
One of a hospital’s most vital functions is to screen its medical staff to ensure that only competent physicians are allowed to practice at its…
Life Flight Called to Scene of Semi-Truck Accident in Fulton County, Ohio
Delta, Ohio – On the afternoon of February 14, 2022, a serious two-vehicle crash occurred just south of Delta, Ohio. According to emergency responders, the…
Bowling Green State Professor Found Guilty of Rape of a Child
A former Bowling Green State University Professor, Timothy Davis, was found guilty of rape after changing his earlier not guilty plea. He was originally indicted…
Client Birthday Celebration
Happy 101st Birthday to Tom Browning, client of Boyk Law Attorney Mike Bruno. Tom is a WWII Veteran who was a Captain in the U.S.…
CASES OF INTEREST: MARCH 2022
Semi-Truck Runs Red Light & Causes Collision in Intersection Our client was traveling southbound on Locust Street in Oak Harbor, approaching the intersection of Water…
Ohio To Put Body Cameras On Every Guard in Every Prison After Inmate Deaths
The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction recently announced that it is implementing a plan to purchase and deploy more than 5,000 body cameras on…
Boyk Law Advantage: Nursing Paralegal
All of our legal assistants and paralegals here at Charles Boyk Law have an important role to play when it comes to handling your case,…
U.S. Postal Worker Makes the Best of a Serious Accident
On February 1, 2019, Deb White was working as a mail carrier and stopped to deliver mail on Holland Sylvania Road in Toledo, Ohio when…
Ann Arbor Volunteer Group Helping Homeless Turn A HouseN2Home
“HouseN2Home was founded with the idea that anyone exiting homelessness deserves to have a safe, warm, and inviting home. So, we gathered together as volunteers…
Auto Accidents Involving Pregnant Drivers
An auto accident is always a scary and disruptive event. Even more so if you are in an auto accident and you or your loved…
Another Major University Held Accountable for Employing a Predator Doctor
The University of California is yet another of many universities settling six-figure settlements for sexual assault and harassment. The university has awarded a settlement of…
Apartment Fire in Monroe County Injures Residents
Firefighters from multiple agencies responded to a fire that tore through the 12-unit condominium complex Woodcrest in Monroe County, Michigan over the weekend. The building…
Another Settlement in One of The Largest Sex Trafficking Cases in the U.S.
The Royal Family’s Prince Andrew is the latest to settle in the sex trafficking cases related to Jeffrey Epstein. In light of the allegations against…
Battle Creek Surgeon Indicted for Performing Unnecessary Surgeries for Profit
GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Dr. Daniel Castro was employed at Bronson Hospital in Battle Greek as an otolaryngologist (ear, nose, and throat). Dr. Castro came…
Lucas County in Top Five for Fatal Crashes
According to Ohio State Highway Patrol data, 2021 was one of the deadliest years on record for crashes in Ohio, with 1,246 fatal crashes resulting…
Neglect From Medical Staff at CCNO Results in Death
According to the Eighth Amendment to the U.S Constitution, incarcerated individuals have a right to receive health care and treatment. They are required to take…
House of Representatives Passes Big Bill to Protect Survivors of Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment
The federal government has made a big legislative move to protect survivors of sexual assault and harassment. The House of Representatives passed bill H.R. 4445,…
Southern Ohio Doctor Under Suspension and Criminal Investigation for Sexual Misconduct
A Yellow Springs family doctor has recently been suspended by the Medical Board of Ohio, for sexual misconduct. Dr. Donald Gronbeck a family physician, is…
Predator Professor Leads to Another Civil Suit Against The University of Michigan
The acclaimed University of Michigan has been under recent fire by the public, for employing sexual predators as leaders and educators of the University. Bruce…
Unbelievable Super Snickers Salad
Looking for a Super dish to serve during the big game? Look no further than a bowl of Super Snickers Salad. Combining some of Boyk…
T-bone Accident Leads to Emergency Surgery
Our client was traveling at approximately 40mph on Navarre Avenue in Oregon, Ohio. As he proceeded through an intersection, another driver failed to yield and…
Toledo Priest Charged with Hit and Run of an 8-Year-Old Boy
TOLEDO, OH – On January 5, 2022, a 69-year-old priest entered the parking lot of Rosary Cathedral Parish just as parents were lining up in…
Young Man Shot in the Eye with a BB Gun
Our client was visiting a friend at their home and while there the friend began playing with a BB gun which he believed to be…
Civil Claims Possible for Victims of Alec Baldwin Shooting Case
While filming a movie in New Mexico, Alec Baldwin was handed a loaded firearm, which he discharged, killing a forty-two-year-old cinematographer, who happened to be…
New Boyk Bulletin Podcast Episodes in Production
New Episodes of the Boyk Brief podcast are now in production. The local podcast’s first season featured 22 episodes and covered a range of topics…
Andrea Young Invited to Ohio State Bar Association Leadership Course
Attorney Andrea Young has been invited to attend the Ohio State Bar Association Leadership Academy, a premier legal development program designed to nurture and prepare…
Similac, Enfamil Baby Formula Makers Facing Serious Lawsuits
The makers of Similac and Enfamil are facing a growing number of lawsuits alleging their popular cow-milk based baby formulas have caused pre-term infants to…
Impaired Driver Causes Car Crash on I-475 in Toledo Lucas County
On January 23rd, 2022, police responded to a car accident between 475 West and US-23. Police say the driver attempted to cut off another vehicle…
Employee Spotlight: Jesse Scott
Jesse Scott was born in Portsmouth, Ohio, a small, post-industrial steel town from which few families ever left. He was raised by a stay-at-home mother…
Snowy Vehicle Crash in Toledo Lucas County
On January 23rd, 2022, Ohio police responded to a multi-vehicle crash on I-475. Officers responded around 10:00 am in the area of East Alexis on…
Monkeys Escape after Truck Crashes on Highway
An odd and frightening accident occurred on the Pennsylvania highway on or around January 21st, when a truck with an enclosed trailer carrying 100 monkeys…
University of Michigan Announces $490 Million Settlement with Dr. Anderson Victims
ANN ARBOR, MI:  On January 19, 2022, University of Michigan President Mary Sue Coleman announced that the University had reached a tentative agreement of $490…
Ottawa Hills School District Sued by Victims Claiming School Repeatedly Failed to Protect Them from Sexual Assaults and Rape
Former Ottawa Hills Schools employee, Ronald “Donnie” Stevens, was found guilty of 31 charges including nine counts of rape and six counts of sexual battery,…
Ohio Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to Law Restricting Monetary Awards to Child Rape Victims
There are six states in the U.S. that have laws to limit the amount of pain and suffering damages an injured victim can recover –…
Former CNN Producer Turned Child Predator
Horrifying new headlines have brought John Griffin into the public eye. Griffin, Chris Cuomo’s producer at CNN for several years, has had child trafficking charges…
Client’s Gift To Lucas County Dogs Is Matched by Boyk Law
An anonymous Boyk Law client, who shares our passion for furry canines, donated $1000 toward the care of local dogs. Our client’s generous gift inspired…
Pickup Truck Goes Over Cliff-edge, Injuring Passenger
Our client was a front seat passenger in a pickup truck traveling in Broadwater County, Montana. As they travelled along a mountain road, the driver…
Motorcyclist Dies In Intersection Collision
A father of three was operating a motorcycle on Bayshore Road in Oregon, Ohio. At the same time, a pickup truck was travelling northbound on…
Rear-end Accident Leads to Traumatic Brain Injury
Our client was travelling northbound on State Route 235 in Orange Township, Ohio. As our client slowed for traffic, the vehicle behind him failed to…
RECIPE: Mom’s “Most Requested” Cinnamon Cheesecake Squares
INGREDIENTS: Crust -2 (10-ounce) cans refrigerated crescent rolls Filling -2 (8 ounce) packages softened cream cheese -1 cup sugar -1 teaspoon vanilla extract Topping -1…
Employee Spotlight: VANNESSA WILSON
We’d like to offer a warm welcome to Vanessa Wilson, our newest Mass Tort Paralegal! Vanessa graduated from the University of Toledo, with a degree…
Boyk Law VIP Key Tag Program
Protect Yourself & Your Family by Joining Charles Boyk Law’s VIP Program It has happened to everyone, you’ve misplaced your keys. Did you leave them…
Boyk Law Gives “Bikes For The Holidays” To Deserving TPS Students
Twas the season for giving, and Charles Boyk Law was busy spreading good cheer to some deserving Toledo Public School students. On December 18, Boyk…
Michigan Looking to Pass Legislation Permitting Former Students/Athletes Sexually Assaulted by Dr. Anderson to Sue the University of Michigan
Dr. Robert Anderson worked for the University of Michigan from 1966 until 2003. During that time, he sexually abused hundreds of students and student-athletes while…
Your Rights: Ohio Slip and Fall Laws
With winter weather settling in, it is inevitable that some will slip and fall. While we hope this never happens, if it does, the attorneys…
U.S. Attorney’s Office Awards $6.4 Million in Funding to Support Sexual Assault Kit Testing, Investigations, Services and Training in Northern Ohio
The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Ohio has announced that the Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs has awarded more than…
Video Gaming Company Settles Sexual Harassment Lawsuit for $100 Million
Riot Games, Inc., a prominent video game company, is finally being held responsible for its severe mistreatment of female employees.  The company, facing a class…
Statute of Limitations Limits Survivors Ability to Seek Justice
In the state of Ohio, the statute of limitations for a sex crime is far too limited. Oftentimes when a sex crime occurs, it takes…
CPAP Users: Left to Pay Out of Pocket or Risk Death
Back in June, millions of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) machines were recalled due to a potentially dangerous defect. The issue is that pieces of…
Guilty Verdict Reached for a Historical Sex Trafficking Case
One of the biggest sex trafficking cases in history came to a close just in time for the new year. Ghislaine Maxwell was found guilty…
Ending 2021 With Believing Survivors and Seeking Justice
The “Me Too” movement sparked millions of recollections of sexual assault and abuse by prominent Hollywood figures in 2017.  The movement created a pedestal for…
Survivors Get the Settlement They Deserve
Lawrence G. Nassar sparked headlines in 2015 for his years of abuse as a doctor for the U.S.A. Gymnastics program. Nassar had abused hundreds of…
Mail Carrier Hospitalized for Several Days after a Dog Attack
Our client was working as a postal carrier and was delivering mail in Swanton, Ohio. As he was walking his normal route, a dog which…
Drunk Driver Flips Vehicle Causing Extensive Injuries to Passenger
Our client was a passenger in a vehicle traveling on a county road in Sandusky Township, Ohio. The driver had been drinking and was operating…
T-bone Accident Ejects Woman from Vehicle
Our client was a passenger in a vehicle traveling southbound in Roxand Township, Michigan. As our client’s vehicle entered an intersection, another driver traveling westbound…
Bobbi-Jo’s Famous Killer Cheese Ball
INGREDIENTS: 2 packages of cream cheese, softened 1 large jar dried beef 1 small onion or 2 to 3 green onions, minced or chopped to…
Clinical Trial Underway For Potential New Treatment Option For Patients With Mesothelioma
Mesothelioma is a rare cancer with about 3,000 new cases in the United States each year. With limited treatment options, it is nearly always fatal.…
Don’t Quit Your Medical Treatment
Getting hurt is no picnic. You may have spent hours waiting in the ER, and had to juggle doctor and therapy visits on an already…
BOYK SUPER LAWYERS ASSEMBLE!
Look out Justice League, there is a new super team in town. Boyk Law attorneys Mike Bruno, Sam Bolotin, and Chuck Boyk have all been…
Ring Doorbell, Great for Homeowners – Bad for Criminals
The ring doorbell has become an increasingly popular houseware, for what is essentially a doorbell with a camera. However, homeowners and renters alike have bought…
Recipient of the 2021 Veterans Scholarship
Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC is committed to supporting the servicemen and women who help make this country so great. In order to help…
Cleveland Schools Pay $3.5 Million in Sexual Abuse Case Involving Teacher
CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Cleveland School District has agreed to pay $3.25 million to settle a lawsuit that alleged one of its instructors sexually abused…
Man Loses Part of His Hand That Got Stuck In Machine At Work
Our client was working for an electric supply store when the glove on his left hand got stuck in a machine and pulled his hand…
Passenger Seriously Injured From Vehicle Which Failed To Stop
Our client, a 42 year old male, was a passenger in a vehicle traveling on Ayers Pleasant Bend in Highland Township, Ohio. As our client…
Man Struck By Car While Waiting On Bike At Intersection
Our client was riding his bike on Robinwood Avenue in Toledo, Ohio. As he waited for traffic, a T-bone accident occurred at the intersection of…
Save the Day with Andi’s Superhero Muffins
      INGREDIENTS: 2 C almond flour/meal, Bob’s Red Mill  1 C rolled oats (old-fashioned rolled)  1/2 C walnuts (chopped)  1 C whole cranberries (Or…
Toledo Trucker Overcoming Adversity
Brian Eck, a lifelong resident of Northwest Ohio, was driving a truck on July 15, 2020, near Gary, Indiana. Another smaller truck hit him from…
Word of Warning: Delivery Drivers
In an ever-changing world, do not expect insurance companies to stand still. This is especially true for anyone who drives his/her own vehicle delivering food…
Family Dog Lost and Found After Accident
Here at Charles E. Boyk Law, we know how devastating car accidents can be, from the injuries to the insurance battles and repairs. We also…
Ronald Stevens Receives Life Sentence After Decades of Abuse at Ottawa Hills
A former Ottawa Hills employee has just been sentenced to life in prison, with a minimum sentence of 101 years for over 30 charges. Presently,…
Operation Ohio Knows: Largest Human Trafficking Sting in Ohio History
Operation “Ohio Knows” On Monday, October 4, the Ohio Attorney General announced the progress made by “Operation ‘Ohio Knows’”. The operation was a collaborative sting…
Cases of Interest
DISABLED MAN GRIEVOUSLY WOUNDED DURING TRANSPORT Our client, who lives with physical disabilities, used the services of a transport healthcare van to drive him and…
Veo Scooters Take Over Downtown Toledo
In August 2021, The City of Toledo unveiled a new bike and scooter sharing program in downtown Toledo. The city says the electric scooters and…
Recipe: Grandma Borton’s Peanut Butter Streusel Pie
My Grandma Borton was amazing. She was the absolute picture of grace and beauty, with a merciless streak when it came to board games. I…
Our Favorite Fall Events 2021
Our Favorite Fall Events Fall is here and with it comes fun events for the entire family to enjoy! Post this guide up in your…
BGSU Professor Indicted on three counts of first-degree rape
Timothy Davis was indicted on Sept. 8, 2021, by Lucas County deputies on three counts of first-degree rape. The adjunct professor at Bowling Green State…
Soren’s “Best Ranch Beef Stew Known to Man”
The name may sound like hyperbole, but this recipe is so flavorful, rich, and hearty. As we head into fall, it is the perfect meal…
Ask an Attorney: A Closer Look at Compensatory Damages
Last month we looked at what punitive damages are and how they are used. This month let’s take a closer look at compensatory damages. When…
September is Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness Month
September is Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness Month Approximately 1.3 million people in the U.S. are either being treated for or are in remission from, a…
CareGivers360: August Winner!
Congratulations to Hanna McLaughlin from St. Luke’s Hospital on her selection as the winner of August’s Caregivers360 giveaway! We are very appreciative of all of…
Employee Spotlight: Molly Siedlecki
Meet Molly Siedlecki, our new Intake Specialist! When potential clients call the office, chances are good Molly is the first person they talk with. She…
Cases of Interest: September 2021
15-YEAR-OLD GIRL SEXUALLY ASSAULTED BY BUS DRIVER Our office represents a fifteen-year-old girl who suffered a sexual assault by her bus driver. As the young…
Employee Spotlight: Soren Genot
Soren Genot started as an intern at Boyk Law and was offered a full-time position this spring after completing her Paralegal Studies degree from Stautzenberger…
Cases of Interest: August 2021
Cases of Interest: August 2021 COUPLE ENDURES CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING WHILE LIVING IN RENTAL PROPERTY Our clients, a young husband and wife, began having health…
RECIPE: Katie’s Mom’s Legendary Zucchini Bread
RECIPE: Katie’s Mom’s Legendary Zucchini Bread INGREDIENTS: 3 eggs 2 cups granulated sugar 1 cup vegetable oil 2 cups grated, peeled raw zucchini 3 tsp…
Mass Tort Update: CPAP RECALL ANNOUNCED
CPAP RECALL ANNOUNCED Millions of people rely on CPAP, BiPAP, or other mechanical ventilators to help treat sleep apnea. Tragically, the very machine they rely…
Ask an Attorney: How Do Compensatory Differ from Punitive Damages?
We are often asked about the difference between Compensatory Damages and Punitive Damages. In a typical personal injury case, compensatory damages are the standard damages…
The Rules of Road: Client Spotlight with Janet Bielefeld
To say Janet and Jack Bielefeld are avid cyclists would be a major understatement. Though in their 70s, they put an average of 25-50 miles…
James Franco Settles Sexual Abuse Cases for $2.2 Million
Recently, a set of lawsuits have been settled between James Franco and former students at his school, Studio 4. The lawsuits allege that Franco abused…
11th Annual Boyk Bikes for Kids Giveaway
11th Annual Boyk Bikes for Kids Giveaway We believe all children deserve to experience the joy of riding a bicycle, regardless of their situation or…
Cases of Interest: July 2021
Cases of Interest: July 2021 ASBESTOS EXPOSURE LEADS TO MESOTHELIOMA FOR EX-NAVAL MAN While serving his country in the Navy, our client was exposed to…
Ridiculously Easy Salsa Soup – July 2021 Recipe
Ridiculously Easy Salsa Soup INGREDIENTS: 2 16 oz jars of your favorite salsa 2 15 oz cans of chili beans in sauce 1 15 oz.…
Employee Spotlight: Caroline Bartholomew
Employee Spotlight: Caroline Bartholomew Caroline has been with Boyk Law since 2019, when she started as an intern. She now works as a legal assistant,…
Boyk Law Files Suit Over Roller Coaster Brain Injury
Boyk Law Files Suit Over Roller Coaster Brain Injury We recently filed suit for a client who sustained a brain injury while a passenger on…
Andrea Young Now Licensed to Practice in Michigan
We are very excited to announce that Attorney Andrea Young is now licensed to practice law in Michigan! On Tuesday, March 23, Andrea was sworn…
Copycat Chick Fil A Sauce
INGREDIENTS: 2 tablespoons honey 1 tablespoon yellow prepared mustard 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard 1/4 cup mayonnaise 2 tablespoons barbecue sauce 2 teaspoons lemon juice INSTRUCTIONS:…
Mass Torts In the News – June 2021
Paraquat Paraquat is a chemical herbicide that has been linked to Parkinson’s disease.  The manufacturers are facing a growing number of lawsuits brought by people who were…
Katie Harris Takes on State-Wide Roles
After serving on the Board of Trustees since 2019, Attorney Katie Harris is proud to have been selected to be the 2021-2022 Chair of the…
Cases of Interest – June 2021
Drunk driver smashes woman head-on causing extensive injuries  Our client was traveling northbound on Stone Street in Fremont, Ohio when a drunk driver traveling southbound…
Cases of Interest: April 2021
Employee Has Fingers Amputated on the Job Our client was on the job when a piece of wood got stuck in the machine he was…
Katie’s Favorite Indulgent Brownies
Brownies are one of those desserts that will unfailingly bring a smile to (almost) everyone’s face. Serve them warm with ice cream, stick one in…
Employee Spotlight: Greg Tye
Greg Tye is the newest member of the Charles E. Boyk Law team and a fantastic addition to our staff. Greg grew up in West…
Sexual Assault Awareness Month 2021
In the past year, the bulk of our attention and energy as a nation has been focused on addressing the COVID-19 crisis. But while COVID…
FDA ISSUES PARAQUAT WARNING
Powerful Herbicide Linked to Parkinson’s Disease First introduced in 1962, paraquat dichloride, commonly referred to as “paraquat,” is a toxic, highly poisonous, and fast-acting herbicide…
Boyk Law Helps Man Rear-Ended By Semi Truck
Two years ago, Tony Reino came to Boyk Law looking for help. On August 3, 2018, Tony was traveling southbound on Interstate 280 in stop-and-go…
Monster Cookie Recipe
Boyk Law Marketing Director Desmond says he vividly remembers the first time he had a Monster Cookie. On a frosty winter day 17 years ago,…
CASES OF INTEREST MARCH 2021
AT-FAULT DRIVER CROSSES LEFT OF CENTER, SMASHING INTO OUR CLIENT’S VEHICLE HEAD-ON Our client was traveling northbound on Jerome Road in Monclova Township, Ohio when…
Bayer Proposes $2 Billion Settlement
Bayer Proposes Settling “Future” Roundup Cancer Claims for $2 Billion To continue to contain its liability over claims that Roundup weedkiller causes cancer, Bayer has…
Employee Spotlight Kelly Pawloski
Meet Kelly! Kelly Pawloski joined Boyk Law as a Worker’s Compensation Legal Assistant in February of 2019. Having worked for 18 years as a workers’…
Understanding Uninsured Motorist Coverage
Understanding Uninsured Motorist Coverage While Ohio drivers are required to carry liability insurance, terrible accidents are often caused by uninsured drivers. For those whose lives…
Mass Tort Update December 2020 – Paragard
Paragard IUDs Pose Risk To Women’s Health Any woman experiencing adverse side effects after using the Paragard Intrauterine Device (IUD) for contraception should consult with…
Cases of Interest December 2020
Cases of Interest: December 2020 Farm Machinery Extending Into Oncoming Lane Of Travel Causes Two Separate Accidents In December 2019, sometime after dusk, our client…
December Newsletter Recipe
Jo’s Honey Butter & Pecan Sweet Potatoes These are not your grandma’s sweet potatoes! INGREDIENTS: 6 large sweet potatoes 1/2 + 1/4 C honey 1/2…
Employee Spotlight December 2020
Employee Spotlight: Come On, Eileen! In November, we were thrilled to add Eileen Mikolajzcyk to the team as our Client Specialist. Eileen grew up in…
Toy Safety Tips
Keep The Holidays Fun With Proper Toy Safety Whether you are making your list for Santa, or planning gifts for your family, toy safety is…
2020 Boyk Veteran Scholarship Winner
Boyk Veteran Scholarship Winner Announced Charles E. Boyk Law Offices, LLC is pleased to announce Jackson F. Leonard, of Indianapolis, Indiana, is the winner of…
October 2020 Recipe
Zeke & JJ’s Spoiled Dog Birthday Cake This Recipe makes one 8” round cake. This recipe can be doubled to make a layer cake, as…
Employee Feature – Oct 2020
Welcome Myanna Evans We are delighted to introduce a new member of the Boyk Law Family: Myanna Evans. Myanna joined Boyk Law as the receptionist…
Cases of Interest – October Newsletter
Husband/Father’s Cancer Goes Undiagnosed Leading to Medical Malpractice Claim When our 40-year-old client’s bloodwork showed a high red blood cell count, his family doctor referred…
Increase To Insurance Requirements Proposed For Commercial Motor Carriers
In June of this year, Illinois Rep. Chuy Garcia introduced an amendment to the Moving Forward Act that would increase the minimum insurance requirements for…
What to Do After a Car Accident
What To Do When You Are In a Car Accident If you’ve ever been involved in a car crash, you know those moments right after…
The FBI Arrests Findlay Priest Michael Zacharias
Findlay, Ohio – The FBI and the United States Attorney’s Office announced the federal arrest of Father Michael Zacharias, age 53, of Findlay, Ohio. Father…
Johnson and Johnson to End Sales of Talc-Based Baby Powder in North America
Johnson & Johnson has announced it will stop selling its talc Baby Powder in the United States and Canada. J&J has been the target of…
Alopecia from Taxotere
One of the most difficult side-effects for women undergoing chemotherapy is Alopecia – the loss of hair. Alopecia is fairly common during the course of…
Child Sex Abuse: Identifying the Signs and Taking the Right Steps
Child sexual abuse occurs at alarming numbers. About one in ten children will be sexually abused before the age of 18[1]. Child sexual abuse typically…
Pedestrian Hurt After Vehicle Strikes
Around October 9, 2019, our client was walking to her car from The Toledo Academy of Beauty, in Oregon, Ohio. While traveling from the sidewalk…
Mother Pursues Claim After Daycare Worker Hits Her Son
In Toledo, a former daycare worker has been charged with assault after surveillance footage showed her hitting a three-year-old child in the face. Our client…
3M Litigation Complaint Filed in District Court
Charles Boyk Law Offices officially filed a complaint today on behalf of a client who suffered injuries due to 3M Combat Arms Earplug Products. Within…
13 injured in bus crash Friday morning in Sylvania Township
13 individuals were hospitalized late Friday morning after a car collided with a transportation bus operated by Networking Equal Care Opportunities in Sylvania Township. The…

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