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Five New Maryland Laws Take Effect October 1, 2020

By: Melissa Calhoon Jones
August 31, 2020
It has been a year of many difficult adjustments for all Maryland employers.  A few more changes lie ahead, as new employment (and related) laws take effect October 1, 2020. The new laws include human relations protections, hate crime symbols, prohibitions on wage history inquiries, business... Read more >
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Tydings Welcomes Cori Schreider to the Firm

August 27, 2020
Tydings welcomes Cori B. Schreider as an associate in its litigation department. Cori is experienced in commercial litigation cases, medical malpractice litigation, and insurance defense including health care liability, premises liability, employment law, and general liability litigation. Prio... Read more >
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Tydings Welcomes Timothy VanCisin to the Firm

August 27, 2020
Tydings welcomes Timothy R. VanCisin as an associate in its bankruptcy and litigation departments. Tim will handle bankruptcy proceedings, including workouts, liquidations, and foreclosures.  His litigation practice will include representing local businesses in commercial disputes ... Read more >
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Best Lawyers in America Recognizes Tydings' Lawyers

August 24, 2020
Showcasing the firm’s experience in multiple disciplines, Best Lawyers recognizes nine of Tydings’ lawyers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2021. Brian A. Balenson:  Trusts and Estates. Scott Patrick Burns:  Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions and Product Liability... Read more >
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COVID-19: SBA Releases Guidance for PPP Flexibility Act

By: Emerson L. Dorsey
June 22, 2020
The Small Business Administration (“SBA”) and the Department of the Treasury released guidance on June 11, 2020 in the form of “Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) – Revisions to First Interim Final Rule” with subsequent revisions through June 19, 2020 (collectively, the “Revised Rul... Read more >
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COVID-19: PPP Flexibility Act of 2020 Eases PPP Burdens

By: Emerson L. Dorsey
June 8, 2020
The bipartisan Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020 (the “Flexibility Act”) became law on June 5, 2020, as an attempt to ease some of the burdens placed on businesses that received loans under the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) enacted in March as part of the CARES Act.&n... Read more >
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ABA Appoints Keri Kemmerzell Co-Vice Chair

June 4, 2020
The American Bar Association’s Family Law Section appoints Kerianne Kemmerzell as co-vice chair of its child support committee for 2020-2021.  She also serves on the section's CLE committee. Keri's practice focuses on family law.  She has years of experience representing clients ... Read more >
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COVID-19: Executive Orders Affecting Health Care Providers

By: Lauren Ellison
May 18, 2020
In the March 16, 2020 Executive Order, Governor Hogan adopted various policies impacting healthcare facilities and providers in some of the initial steps towards flattening the curve of COVID-19 cases among Maryland residents. COVID-19 Facilities and Assets This Executive Order established tha... Read more >