LawMatters - July 2018

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SPOTLIGHT ON US
Offit Kurman Ranks 275th on NLJ 500

Offit Kurman is now the 275th largest law firm in the United States, as recognized by the NLJ 500, the National Law Journal’s annual survey of the nation’s biggest firms. Additionally, Offit Kurman ranked 11th among firms whose largest office is located in Philadelphia....Read More

Also See: 'Hope Is Not a Strategy' for Midsize Law Firms in NY. Here's What Works

PLACES TO BE

Maryland State Bar Association’s Succession Planning Seminar on Aug 30, 2018 at 2:00 pm

August 9, 2018 at 7:30 AM

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Virginia employers: Addressing Disabilities and Reasonable Accommodations in the Workplace by Theodora Stringham, Esq.

An employee’s illness or sudden injury has ramifications for their personal well-being and their workplace. The Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) of 1990, Virginians with Disabilities Act (“VDA”), and Virginia Human Rights Act (“VHRA”) place affirmative obligations on employers when addressing disabilities. The following should be kept in mind for employers who have disabled or ill employees. The ADA applies to employers with fifteen (15) or more employees while the VDHA applies to employees with...Read More

Also See: So You Want To Sell Your Business? – Part 1 by Daniel Hofherr, Esq.

Mick Arnold is the president of Arnold Packaging. Founded in Baltimore in 1933 as Arnold’s Factory Supplies, the company has developed into one of the region's premier packaging providers and expanded into markets in Virginia, Delaware, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Toronto. The company has served leading brands—including Saks Fifth Avenue, the U.S. Army, and Lenox—and has a rich history of partnerships with organizations such as the 3M Company, Northrop Grumman, General Electric, and Bethlehem Steel.  CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE INTERVIEW

OFFIT KURMAN PRESENTS
Risk Challenge: Bridge the Gap by Mike Mercurio, Esq.

 

Entrepreneurs are a different than most people. Entrepreneurs embrace risk…every day. Business and personal risk to an entrepreneur are always present. Just ask an entrepreneur about their personal guarantee of the business’ debt (as an example). The smart management of risk by an entrepreneur is how he or she advances the business and sleeps at night....Read More

 

Also see: Pinnacles- Pathway to the Apex with Donna Kolb, CEO of Walter Electric

THE LAWYER IS IN  

What Every Government Contractor Needs to Know About Federal Cybersecurity Requirements by Bryan King, Esq.

This article series is meant to provide crucial information to government contractors regarding the cybersecurity policies of the Unites States Government (“USG”). If you missed Part 1, it began the discussion with a review of FAR § 52.204-21 (the “Basic Rule”) and DFARS § 252.204-7008 (the “Compliance Clause”)....Read More

 

Also See: Law for Architects: Forming an Architecture Firm in New York by Karen Kim, Esq.