State By State

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

Ohio is one of 18 states to have a commercial docket or business court in place or in progress. In addition, Alabama is studying the issue. Participating states are:

• Delaware

• Florida

• Georgia

• Illinois

• Maine

• Maryland

• Massachusetts

• Mississippi*

• New Hampshire

• New Jersey

• New York

• North Carolina

• Ohio

• Oregon

• Pennsylvania

• Rhode Island

• South Carolina

• West Virginia*

* Such a system is in process, but not yet in place.

Source: American Bar Association