Safi v. Central Parking Systems of Ohio, Inc.

45 N.E.3d 249 Court of Appeals of Ohio, First District, Hamilton County. Safi W. SAFI, Plaintiff–Appellee, v. CENTRAL PARKING SYSTEM OF OHIO, INC., and The Car Barn Garage, Defendants–Appellants. Nos. C–150021, C–150029. Dec. 18, 2015. Synopsis Background: Motorist, on behalf of himself and all others similarly situated, filed class action complaint against parking system and garage, alleging that system caused garage to tow motorist's vehicle and that they charged fees in excess of statutory limits to release vehicle. System filed counterclaims for trespass and breach of contract. The Court of Common Pleas, Hamilton County, No. A–1209104, granted motorist's motion to certify class. System and garage appealed.