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Baltimore City Recordation and Transfer Tax Increase

January 8th, 2019

Effective on January 11, 2019, Baltimore City will increase the recordation and transfer taxes on real estate transactions of more than $1 million.  The new tax is 0.6 percent of the existing City transfer tax and 0.15 percent of the… Read More

Eleven Thomas & Libowitz Attorneys Named 2019 Maryland Super Lawyers

December 19th, 2018

(December 18, 2018, Baltimore, Maryland) — Eleven Thomas & Libowitz, P.A. attorneys have been selected for inclusion to the 2019 Maryland Super Lawyers and Rising Star lists. Each year, only five percent of lawyers in the state are selected to… Read More

Thomas & Libowitz, P.A. Named 2019 U.S. News-Best Lawyers “Best Law Firm”

November 2nd, 2018

Thomas & Libowitz, P.A. has been ranked regionally on the list of 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” in the following practice areas: METROPOLITAN TIER 2 Baltimore Corporate Law Employment Law – Management Litigation – Labor &… Read More

New Maryland Statute of Limitations period for some Breach of Trust Actions

October 24th, 2018

Effective October 1, 2018, Maryland enacted a one-year statute of limitations period for breach of trust actions where (1) the beneficiary (or beneficiary’s representative) has been sent a report which adequately discloses a potential breach of trust claim or the… Read More

Counsel Derrick Wang’s opera Scalia/Ginsburg produced by Opera North

October 9th, 2018

Scalia/Ginsburg, an opera by Derrick Wang (Counsel at Thomas & Libowitz, P.A.), receives a new production by Opera North on October 12–14, 2018. The October 12 and 13 performances at the Briggs Opera House in White River Junction, VT are… Read More

2018 Student Loan Debt Relief Tax Credit – APPLICATION DEADLINE 9/15/18

August 21st, 2018

On August 20, 2018, the Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) Secretary, Dr. James D. Fields, announced that applications for the 2018 Student Loan Debt Relief Tax Credit Program (hereinafter referred to as the “Relief Program”) are now being accepted. The… Read More

Three Thomas & Libowitz, P.A. attorneys named to 2019 Best Lawyers list

August 15th, 2018

We are pleased to announce that three lawyers have been included in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. The following attorneys have been listed: Francis R. Laws – Employment Law – Management, Litigation – Labor and Employment… Read More

Jury awards $6.6 million to executive as compensation for sale of old Sparrow Point steel mill to developers

August 2nd, 2018

Represented by Thomas & Libowitz, P.A. attorney Andrew O’Connell, a federal jury in Baltimore, MD awarded a multimillion dollar verdict against a St. Louis based developer for wrongfully refusing to pay a former employee a commission he earned on the… Read More

Dispelling A Few (Mostly) False Beliefs About Divorce in Maryland – No.1: Adultery

July 27th, 2018

By Margaret L. Argent A series of posts about some common divorce law misconceptions that I have encountered over my years of family law practice, in no particular order. (Ok, well that’s not true. Let’s start with sex. That’s a… Read More

Litigation Holds – The Triggers and Consequences For Failing to Preserve Evidence

July 11th, 2018

  In 2012, when Plantronics received notice of GN Netcom’s antitrust lawsuit against it, the company informed its employees to preserve information that could be relevant to the lawsuit through a litigation hold — an instruction to hold, or stop,… Read More