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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

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

Maryland Minimum Wage Goes up on Sunday, July 1, 2018. Make sure your business is prepared.

June 28th, 2018

Maryland’s minimum wage will increase effective this Sunday, July 1, 2018. For employers in all counties except Prince George’s and Montgomery, the new minimum wage will be $10.10 per hour, up from the $9.25 that has been in effect since… Read More

Federal Estate Exemption now $11.2M, Maryland’s to be $5.0M in 2019 – How to keep new estate tax exemption laws from endangering your wills and trusts

April 17th, 2018

Now that the federal estate exemption is $11.2M per person and the Maryland Legislature has passed a new $5.0M per person estate exemption,* do you really need to worry about visiting your lawyer to make any revisions to your will… Read More