LawMatters- October 2017

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SPOTLIGHT ON US
Seymour Stern Celebrates 55 Years in Business and Real Estate Law

Seymour B. Stern, a Principal with Offit Kurman, is celebrating his 55th year of legal service this month. October 14th marks the milestone for Mr. Stern, who began practicing law on the same day in 1963. And on October 16th, Mr. Stern—along with six others...Read More

Also See: Offit Kurman Recognized As a Top 10 Law Practice for the Cannabis Industry

PLACES TO BE

FACE to FACE with FRANCHISORS on 11/10
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The Family Business Roundtable: Succession Overview with L. Mitchell Vandiver, III on 11/14

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Can the NFL Discipline Football Players Who Protest the National Anthem? by Howard Kurman, Esq.

Politics aside, there is a lot of discussion regarding the NFL football players who have protested and continue to protest the National Anthem. The football players, as American citizens, generally have the right to free speech under the First Amendment, but this does not necessarily protect them as employees of the teams for which they have contracted to play....Read More

Also See: The Firm Behind Wall Street’s “Fearless Girl” Statue Settles Gender Pay Disparity Claims

CEO MINUTES
Rob Meagher, Founder, Editor-In-Chief, and President of CBE Press

Rob Meagher is the founder, editor-in-chief, and president of CBE Press. Headquartered in Virginia, CBE Press is a business media company that serves members of the cannabis industry throughout the United States with the latest news, opinion, information, and resources.
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OFFIT KURMAN PRESENTS
OnKonstuction: Offit Kurman Construction Blog

Getting Paid When You Do Not Have A Signed Change Order

True or false—a change order under a construction contract must be signed in order to get paid. The answer is – it depends. Quite often our clients call or write us with this very issue. An owner or a general contractor requires work done on a project. Usually, the work is time sensitive, there is a handshake understanding on the job, and the work is completed...Read More

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OK GROWTH 
Pat Campbell is the Sixth Attorney to Join Offit Kurman in the Philadelphia Suburbs

Offit Kurman is pleased to announce today that Patrick Campbell has joined the firm. Mr. Campbell is the sixth attorney to become a member of the firm’s fast-growing Philadelphia suburbs office, which offers legal services in the areas of commercial litigation, construction law, and more. Mr. Campbell is a principal-level attorney. With a practice concentrated on commercial litigation and transaction...Read More

With Attorney Stephen Hessler’s Affiliation, Offit Kurman Opens Washington, DC Office

Offit Kurman has opened a new office in Washington, DC, and is honored to welcome the location’s founding attorney, Stephen Hessler, to the firm. Mr. Hessler joins Offit Kurman as a principal attorney in the firm’s Landlord Representation Practice Group...Read More