RWL Files National Class Action Against PNC Bank

RWL has filed a national class action against PNC Bank for wrongly charging certain mortgage holders by over charging them after agreeing to deferred principal payments during COVID.  For more information contact Chuck Fax ([email protected]) or Liesel Schopler ([email protected]).   Mortgage Holders Say PNC Inflated Principals During COVID By Emma Whitford Law360 (October 6, 2021, 5:49…

RWL Partners Alan Rifkin and Barry Gogel Participated as Moderator and Panelist in “Implications of Supreme Court’s Alston v. NCAA Decision” University of Maryland Carey School of Law Faculty Webinar

  In case you missed it yesterday, see the link below for a discussion of the legal and practical consequences of the Supreme Court’s recent decision in NCAA v. Alston and the NCAA’s decision to open the door to NIL (name, image and likeness) compensation. https://umaryland.zoom.us/rec/share/RKg691An7fOkVDU0k4nUn_LQEgibL1ztRyHBV6emjRJnJ9qlIj4-0HzTlLjX3Fda.ie3RoevGjHEWNWx3 RWL Managing Partner Alan Rifkin moderated this panel and…

RWL Attorney Chuck Fax Featured Speaker for Jewish National Fund-USA Lawyers for Israel Lecture Series

  RWL attorney Chuck Fax was a featured speaker for the Jewish National Fund-USA Lawyers for Israel lecture series on August 25, 2021.  Chuck Fax and the Firm are co-lead counsel of the litigation team handling Simon v. Republic of Hungary, the long-running battle for justice for Hungarian victims of the Holocaust.  The lecture series…

RWL Partner Brad Rifkin Honored By The Daily Record’s “Successful by 40 VIP List” for 2021

RWL PARTNER BRAD I. RIFKIN HONORED BY THE DAILY RECORD IN ITS SUCCESSFUL BY 40 VIP LIST FOR 2021 RWL partner Brad I. Rifkin has been honored by The Daily Record as one of its Successful by 40 VIP List winners for 2021.  This year’s honorees were chosen by The Daily Record based on outstanding…

RWL Managing Partner Alan Rifkin’s Interview During Preakness Telecast

RWL Managing Partner, Alan Rifkin, was interviewed during Preakness telecast on Pimlico redevelopment plan and consent agreement with Bob Baffert. https://www.wbaltv.com/article/alan-rifkin-on-rebuilding-pimlico-keeping-preakness-in-baltimore/36438124

RWL Managing Partner, Alan M. Rifkin, Led Negotiations with Baffert’s Lawyers

RWL Managing Partner, Alan M. Rifkin (quoted in the below ESPN article) led the negotiations with Mr. Baffert’s lawyers. “We reached an agreement with Mr. Baffert and his lawyers that allows for additional testing, additional monitoring — essentially a watchlist to ensure the integrity of the sport leading up to the race,” Maryland Jockey Club…

RWL Proud to Represent the Maryland Jockey Club, Preakness Stakes and TSG to Help Bring Historic Project to Fruition

RWL and its attorneys, led by Managing Partner Alan Rifkin, Michael Johansen, JR Reith, Jamie Eisenberg Katz, Barry Gogel and others are proud to represent the Maryland Jockey Club, the Preakness Stakes and TSG to help bring this historic project to fruition. https://www.baltimoresun.com/maryland/bs-prem-md-pimlico-redevelopment-preakness-20210506-vpt7v57sjbcbfcwrcbmrx3iqcq-story.html As Preakness approaches, the real winner could be Pimlico and the surrounding…

Madelaine Kramer Katz and Michael T. Marr Join RWL

MADELAINE KRAMER KATZ AND MICHAEL T. MARR, EXPERIENCED COMMERCIAL AND CIVIL LITIGATION ATTORNEYS, JOIN RWL AS PARTNERS RWL is pleased to announce that Madelaine Kramer Katz and Michael T. Marr have joined the firm as partners.  Madelaine is joining the firm’s Complex Commercial and Civil Litigation, Class Action and False Claims Act practice groups and Michael…

RWL Partner Patrick H. Roddy to Retire

RWL PARTNER PATRICK H. RODDY TO RETIRE ON APRIL 16, 2021 (Annapolis, Maryland – April 8, 2021).  Today Patrick Roddy announced his retirement from RWL, effective April 16, 2021. A member of the firm’s Government Relations Division, Pat joined the firm as a partner in October 2003 after working for over 20 years in Baltimore County…

RWL Partner Camille Fesche Honored by Daily Record’s “Maryland’s Top 100 Women” for 2021

RWL PARTNER CAMILLE G. FESCHE HONORED BY THE DAILY RECORD IN ITS MARYLAND’S TOP 100 WOMEN FOR 2021 RWL partner Camille G. Fesche has been honored by The Daily Record as one of its Maryland’s Top 100 Women for 2021.  This year’s honorees were chosen by The Daily Record based on their ability to navigate Maryland…

Maryland Governor Hogan Announces Vaccine Eligibility Timeline

MARYLAND GOVERNOR LARRY HOGAN ANNOUNCES VACCINE ELIGIBILITY TIMELINE FOR ALL MARYLANDERS AND OTHER HEALTH RELATED COVID-19 INITIATIVES  Today, Governor Larry Hogan announced that due to the state’s increasing vaccination rate coupled with an expected increase in vaccine allocations from the federal government Maryland will enter Phase 2 of its vaccine distribution plan on March 23rd.…