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SCOTUS Strikes Down Controversial US Patent and Trademark Office Policy of Recoupment of Attorneys’ Fees

December 12, 2019

Intellectual property owners have one fewer issue to worry about if they decide to bring a civil action against the…

Friday Factoid Quiz: Top Inventions of 2019

December 12, 2019

Each year, companies introduce transformative products that make our lives more enjoyable and easier. These innovative products are built upon the inspiration and perspiration of world-class inventors. They are likely to be the subject of patent and trademark applications and plans for the development and sale of these products are likely guarded as trade secrets. Test your knowledge of these leading inventions from 2019 – which were recognized on this year’s “Best Inventions” list from Time magazine:

The Lowdown: Federal Push For Required Diversity on Corporate Boards

December 11, 2019

Diversity and inclusion. Odds are that you’ve heard the news: studies show that organizations that include different viewpoints and backgrounds…

M&A Infographic: High Multiples for Government Contractors Who Sell Now

December 11, 2019

Own a government contracting business? Right now may be the perfect time to sell. Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity in…

D.C. Property Management Minute: What to do if you must appear in small claims court

December 10, 2019

When it comes to property management, the District of Columbia has a unique set of laws. Join Billy each week as he gives you advice on dealing with a common property management problem in D.C. and how to quickly solve it.

M & A Nuggets: The Winds Of Trade Wars

December 10, 2019

Trade wars have been in the news this year, primarily the imposition of tariffs on the import of products from…

New Fair Housing Law in Maryland

December 9, 2019

There are a couple of fair housing changes that will impact landlords in Maryland, specifically in Anne Arundel and Baltimore…

Read Delete: Disney+ Hits 10 Million Subscribers Within 24 Hours

December 9, 2019

Within the first 24 hours of its launch on November 12th, Disney+ secured 10 million subscribers (including free subscriptions). When…

The Monday Morning Minute: Does the Tenant Qualifications You Require Violate Any Fair Housing Rules?

December 8, 2019

Access to Rental Housing on a fair and equal basis is a right – and it’s the law. As a property owner, management agent or if you make your living from residential real estate, spend a minute a week to protect yourself from fair housing claims and suits. Check out today’s The Monday Morning Minute.

Saturday Side Hustle: What’s in The Name?

December 6, 2019

Since we’ve been talking about Howard County, MD, I thought I’d share some insights I gathered during a recent interview…