RWL Partner Steve Kuperberg Interviewed Regarding 340B Federal Drug Pricing Program

RWL partner Steve Kuperberg was recently interviewed by Ted Slafsky, former executive director of the trade association 340B Health and current publisher of 340B Report.  In addition to publishing 340B Report, Mr. Slafsky  is a monthly contributor to a blog hosted by Pharmaceutical Strategies Group (PSG), a third-party administrator that provides consulting and software solutions…

Former Federal Prosecutor and Experienced Trial Attorney, Stephen Kuperberg, Joins RWL

STEPHEN KUPERBERG, FORMER STATE AND FEDERAL PROSECUTOR AND EXPERIENCED TRIAL LAWYER, JOINS RWL RWL is pleased to announce that Stephen Kuperberg has joined the firm as a partner.  Steve will join the firm’s Complex Civil Litigation Group. Steve has extensive experience investigating, prosecuting, and defending complex financial and healthcare fraud matters, pharmaceutical and medical device…

Maryland Governor Announces Stage 3 Reopening Effective September 4th

MARYLAND GOVERNOR LARRY HOGAN ANNOUNCES STAGE 3 REOPENING EFFECTIVE FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 4TH AT 5:00 PM Today, Governor Larry Hogan announced the Stage 3 reopening of all businesses effective this Friday at 5:00 pm.  As with prior announcements, local jurisdictions may opt out of these reopenings and continue closures or impose stricter requirements.  Similar to Phase 2,…

RWL Partner Chuck Fax Co-Author of Fourth Edition of “Discovery Problems and Their Solutions”

RWL congratulates our colleague and partner, Chuck Fax, on the ABA publication of the Fourth Edition of “Discovery Problems and Their Solutions”.                     Hot off the presses!  The American Bar Association has just published the fourth edition of Discovery Problems and Their Solutions, a highly regarded…

RWL Attorneys Recognized by The Best Lawyers in America for 2021

RWL is proud to announce that a number of our attorneys have again been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America for its 2021 edition, including: Alan M. Rifkin (Sports Law) Arnold M. Weiner (Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Criminal Defense: White-Collar, and Professional Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs) Barry L. Gogel (Commercial Litigation, Professional Malpractice Law…

Maryland Governor Announces Expanded Mask Order, Travel Advisory and Freeze of Further Re-Openings

Today, Governor Larry Hogan announced an expanded mask order effective Friday, July 31, 2020 at 5:00 pm.  Masks must be worn in all indoor public settings (subject to certain exceptions) and in outdoor settings where physical distancing cannot be maintained.  Read the Governor’s Executive Order here:  Gatherings-10th-amended-7-29-20. Governor Hogan said the State will not move…

RWL Announces New Firm Leadership

JR Reith Appointed RWL Chief Operating Officer, Camille Fesche and Brad Rifkin to Co-Chair Government Relations Division Eric Bryant Appointed Chief of Staff to U.S. Congressman Kweise Mfume ANNAPOLIS, MD – Rifkin Weiner Livingston LLC (RWL), a premier legal and government relations firm based in Annapolis, Baltimore and Bethesda, today announced John (JR) Reith has…

Maryland Governor Announces Additional Reopenings, Including Indoor Restaurant Dining, Casinos, Health Clubs and Malls

Today, Governor Larry Hogan announced the reopening of indoor restaurant dining, casinos, health clubs and malls.  As with prior announcements, local jurisdictions may opt out of these reopenings and continue closures or impose stricter requirements.  See below for a list of links that pertain to the reopening status for Maryland’s larger local jurisdictions.  Entities that…

Maryland to Begin Stage 2 Reopening Effective June 5, 2020

MARYLAND GOVERNOR LARRY HOGAN ANNOUNCES STAGE 2 REOPENING EFFECTIVE FRIDAY, JUNE 5TH AT 5:00 PM STATE GOVERNMENT OFFICES WILL BEGIN TO REOPEN MONDAY, JUNE 8TH IN A PHASED MANNER. Today, Governor Larry Hogan announced the Stage 2 reopening of many non-essential businesses effective this Friday at 5:00 pm.  As with prior announcements, local jurisdictions may opt…

Maryland Governor Announces Further Reopenings to Include Outdoor Dining and Other Outdoor Activities

Today, Governor Larry Hogan announced the reopening of outdoor dining at restaurants and other outdoor activities, effective this Friday May 29th at 5:00 pm.  As with prior announcements, local jurisdictions may opt out of these reopenings and continue closures or impose stricter requirements.  As with Phase One, special attention should be paid to directives from…

RWL Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Baltimore Basketball Legend Keith Booth

https://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/high-school/bs-sp-va-keith-booth-dunbar-lawsuit-20200522-nxiij2pf4fhqvdbn5362wnsqca-story.html RWL Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Baltimore Basketball Legend, Keith Booth To Defend His Name Barry L. Gogel and Marilee L. Miller of the law firm of Rifkin, Weiner, Livingston, LLC, filed suit today in Baltimore federal court against the Baltimore City School District School Board and several of its employees for allegedly violating…

Maryland Governor Hogan Announces Start of Phase One Reopening

Today, Governor Larry Hogan announced the beginning of Phase One of Maryland’s reopening.  Phase One will commence on Friday, May 15th at 5:00 pm.  Governor Hogan noted that local jurisdictions may exercise discretion to enable Phase One businesses to reopen or not.  Special attention should be paid to directives from local jurisdictions from the Baltimore/Washington…