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Read Delete: America’s Best Employers for Diversity

April 8, 2019

Studies have shown that having diverse teams is a tremendous asset to companies. Statista and Forbes surveyed 50,000 employees and…

The Weekly Scenario: ‘Parent-Appointed’ Guardians vs ‘Court Appointed’ Guardians

April 8, 2019

Question: In designating guardians for minor children, in practical terms, what is the difference between ‘parent-appointed’ guardians and ‘court appointed’ guardians?

The Monday Morning Minute: An existing tenant’s physical ailment triggered by a new tenant’s service animal

April 7, 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

Department of Labor Overtime Update

April 7, 2019

On March 7, 2019, the Department of Labor announced its formal intention to change the salary exemption test from the current…

Saturday Side Hustle: The Importance of Originality

April 5, 2019

Why is originality important in music? Let’s consider a recent matter involving the family of Marvin Gaye. Marvin Gaye was…

The Sun Versus the Earth: Solar Power Vital to County’s Future

April 5, 2019

Frederick County is proving to be the “test case” in the emerging struggle between agricultural preservation and harnessing the power…

Friday Factoids: National Siblings Day

April 4, 2019

April 10th is National Siblings Day. This holiday was created in 1995 and is now widely observed both on social media and offline. To mark this occasion and to celebrate…

The Gimme – Submitting an Offer on Commercial Items

April 4, 2019

In submitting an offer on a commercial items’ procurement…

M&A Nugget: SUPERCALIFRAGILISTICEXPIALIDOCIOUS (Or Every Word Matters)

April 3, 2019

Sometimes, clients ask their counsel to provide a quick review of a purchase agreement, a summary, or to “just focus…

Marijuana and The Workplace

April 3, 2019

Marijuana and work were two words that were mutually exclusive for many years. Today, times are different. Maryland, D.C., and…