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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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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