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Super Lawyers Names 26 Offit Kurman Maryland Attorneys to 2017 Lists

Offit Kurman is pleased to announce that 26 of the firm’s Maryland attorneys have been named to Super Lawyers lists in 2017. As Offit Kurman continues to expand at an increasing pace across the Mid-Atlantic region, these attorneys demonstrate the excellence, diversity, and innovation driving growth among the firm’s various practice groups.  In 2017, two…

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Friday Factoid: World’s Greatest Brands Series- Winter Brands Edition

[quiz-cat id=”27614″]             If you have any questions regarding the content of this communication, please contact Jonathan R. Wachs: jwachs@offitkurman.com | 301.575.0302. If you would like to subscribe to receive Friday Factoids® in your inbox click here.

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Telebriefs®: The Rights of Job Applicants and Employees with Mental Health Conditions

In December, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) released a publication entitled, “EEOC Issues Publication on the Rights of Job Applicants and Employees with Mental Health Conditions”. Under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, individuals with mental health conditions are protected from employment discrimination and harassment based on their covered liabilities. In addition, these…

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The Weekly Scenario: College Savings Plan

Question: Can a Roth IRA be a good way to accumulate savings for college? How does it compare to a 529 plan for college savings? Answer: The more you can put away for college, the better off you will be when it comes time to pay tuition expenses. A Roth can be a very good way to…

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M & A Nuggets: Excluded Assets

The purchase agreement used in a business sale usually states that the purchaser is acquiring all of the assets of the seller, except as specifically excluded.  The seller should carefully think through exactly what assets should be excluded from the sale.  Excluded assets typically fall into two categories – property and money.  In the property…

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Offit Kurman Creates Suburban Philadelphia Presence

Offit Kurman Creates Suburban Philadelphia Presence Offit Kurman Philadelphia Office Featured in The Legal Intelligencer By: Lizzy McLellan, The Legal Intelligencer Baltimore-based Offit Kurman is opening its first office in the suburbs of Philadelphia with the hire of two lawyers from Blue Bell-based Kaplin Stewart Meloff Reiter & Stein. The new office, in Montgomery County, is…

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Filing For a Fault-Based Divorce

Grounds for divorce in Maryland fall into two categories: fault or no-fault.  Couples may choose to file for a no-fault divorce because the entire process is easier, and usually, involves the execution of a Property Settlement Agreement.  When a spouse commits adultery, deserts the family, commits cruelty, or is convicted of a crime under certain circumstances, an…

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Read | Delete: Business Goals for 2017

Consider these items when planning for the year ahead! Source: NFIB Got an interesting Fast Fact for a business audience? Please send and share it with our 1,653 subscribers. Click here to subscribe to Read|Delete and receive fast facts delivered weekly. mmercurio@offitkurman.com | 301.575.0332 | Biz Tek Today You can connect with Offit Kurman via our Blog, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, YouTube, and LinkedIn pages.  You can also sign up to…

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Friday Factoid: The Best Inventions of 2016

According to Time Magazine, the top 25 inventions for 2016 include a levitating light bulb, shoes that tie themselves, a folding bike helmet, tires that spin in every direction and a thermometer that takes one’s temperature without touching the body. Sources: Time   If you have any questions regarding the content of this communication, please contact Jonathan…

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Offit Kurman’s Tysons Corner, VA Office Grows Into One-Stop Legal Shop with Recent Attorney Affiliations

Tysons Corner, VA | January 6, 2016 Following recent affiliations with several prominent attorneys, Offit Kurman has broadened its presence and legal capabilities in Tysons Corner, Virginia. Family law attorney Joe Condo, and Offit Kurman Business Law and Transactions Practice Group Chair Michael Mercurio are a few of the latest practitioners to join the firm’s…

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