April 9th, 2020

Rent and Mortgage Payments and Other Real Estate Issues During Covid-19

A Discussion of the Real Estate Landscape during COVID-19. The effects of the COVID-19 outbreak are incredibly far-reaching and have caused many economic hardships, with millions filing for unemployment over the past two weeks. This…

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Washington Region

March 5th, 2020

Home Sweet Home: Choosing the Right State(s) to Form and Operate Your Business

When forming a new business, one of the first questions typically asked is: In which state should the business be formed? An Internet search suggests that the best place to form a new business may…

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Maryland State Flag Laws

September 27th, 2019

New Business, Tax, and Real Estate Laws Passed During Maryland’s 2019 Legislative Session

Laws in Effect as of June 1, 2019 Maryland Sales and Use Tax – Short Term Rentals This law imposes a sales tax on short term rentals. In addition to imposing the sales tax, the…

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May 14th, 2019

Supreme Court Expands Scope of Enforcing Arbitration Clauses

A recent Supreme Court decision should make employers think about reviewing their employment contracts, policies and arbitration clauses. In Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis, a sharply divided United States Supreme Court expanded the enforceability of…

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