On December 22, 2017, President Donald Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (the “Bill”) into law, signifying the most drastic federal tax reform since 1986. The Bill significantly reduces the federal corporate tax rate from its… Read More
Under Title IX, universities are legally required to address and rectify hostile educational environments, including but not limited to sexual offense charges. Recent decisions made by the Supreme Court and the U.S. Department of Education have given Title IX an… Read More
Moving Violations in Maryland: Should I Pay My Ticket, Request a Waiver Hearing, or Request a Trial?
By Lee J. Eidelberg Moving violations in Maryland vary in severity. Some call only for the payment of fines while others call for jail sentences that require offenders to appear in court on a designated trial date. For moving violations… Read More
Property falls either of two categories: Probate or Non-probate. Discover how probate and non-probate estate planning differ and when it’s appropriate to choose one option over the other.
By Lee J. Eidelberg When faced with the unfortunate circumstance of being charged with a serious motor vehicle violation or a criminal offense in Maryland, it’s important to become familiar with the terminology that is customarily used in the State’s… Read More
Laws regarding marijuana possession and use are constantly changing, and it’s important to know how they apply to you as a Maryland resident. Discover when marijuana is and isn’t legal in Maryland, and the punishments involved in breaking the law.
By Jacob M. Rappaport, Esq. Contrary to popular belief, if one dies without a Last Will and Testament (“Intestate”), the Government will not automatically take your assets, rather, the assets will be distributed in accordance with the order listed in… Read More
When an individual possesses a criminal record, he or she is presented with insurmountable obstacles when seeking employment. As a way to combat low employment opportunities and decrease the rate of second offenses, The Second Chance Act was introduced and… Read More
Medical professionals should be able to properly diagnose their patient. Of their many obligations, diagnosis is part of a proper doctor-patient relationship. When you ask to have a name assigned to your ailment, you’re putting your faith into the hands… Read More