June 30th, 2022

Mark Schweighofer talks about starting a new business on GEMS podcast

Stein Sperling tax and business attorney Mark Schweighofer was interviewed recently on GEMS podcast by host Genesis Amaris Kemp. Mark discussed the legal ramifications one should consider in starting a new business, including: Common mistakes…

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June 20th, 2022

Jeff Schwaber Named a 2022 Influential Marylander by The Daily Record

The Daily Record has named Jeff Schwaber, managing partner and chair of Stein Sperling Bennett De Jong Driscoll PC litigation department, to its 2022 listing of Influential Marylanders Schwaber is one of 48 Influential Marylanders selected…

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June 13th, 2022

My Business Survived COVID, But Will It Survive Me? (5 Initial Considerations for Business Succession Planning)

The recent pandemic ravaged businesses large and small, causing record numbers of closures and financial hardship. The reality check over the last two and a half years has caused many individuals to examine their personal…

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April 21st, 2022

New Maryland Law Providing Paid Family Leave

Maryland, by an override of Governor Larry Hogan’s veto, just enacted the Time to Care Act, which establishes the Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program. Under this new law, eligible employees will receive 12 weeks of…

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Daughter caring for her mother

April 4th, 2022

Incapacity Planning for Seniors – The Revocable Living Trust Reigns Supreme

The Pandemic was the latest chapter reinforcing the use of Revocable Living Trusts (“RLTs”) for seamless management and administration far beyond the benefits of a Durable Financial Power of Attorney and Will for seniors.  Specifically,…

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March 16th, 2022

FAQs About Adult Guardianship

It can be very hard to know how to help loved ones as they age and become increasingly dependent on others to maintain their lifestyle and independence. Many adults are confronted with how to best…

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personal injury settlements for minors

February 11th, 2022

What You Need to Know About Personal Injury Settlements For Minors

Getting into an accident with your child in the vehicle is a frightening experience.  If your child is injured in the accident, you can pursue a claim on your child’s behalf to get compensation for…

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February 7th, 2022

Managing a Charity and Overwhelmed?? Delegate Your Bequest Management!

Managing a charitable organization can be extremely challenging. There are a lot of moving parts that take energy and time away from actually doing the charitable work. No matter the size of your team, there…

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Clock ticking on home plans

February 7th, 2022

Dealing With Supply Chain Issues in Home Renovations and While Building Custom Homes

Have you spent the duration of COVID-19 dreaming of renovating your kitchen, a bathroom, adding a much-needed home office, or even building a custom home? If so, you are not alone as many homeowners are…

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Woman Running Home Business Mobile Payment

January 26th, 2022

Get Paid Through Peer-to-Peer Apps? Be Aware of New IRS Reporting Requirements

The Internal Revenue Service has made significant changes to income reporting requirements for 2022 by all third-party payment processors such as Venmo, PayPal and Cash App.  They must report payments for goods and services reaching…

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