Definitions

court of claims

Ohio Court of Claims

The Ohio Court of Claims is a court of limited, state-wide jurisdiction. The court's jurisdiction extends to matters in which:

  1. the State of Ohio is a party, and
  2. the state has waived its sovereign immunity by statute.

The judges of the Court of Claims sit by assignment by the chief justice of the Ohio Supreme Court. Currently, all three assigned judges are retired judges:

Appeals from the Court of Claims are heard in the Tenth District Court of Appeals.

The court is located in the Ohio Judicial Center in Columbus.

Search another word or see court of claimson Dictionary | Thesaurus |Spanish
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;