Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act

U.S. SENATE COMMITTEE ON SMALL BUSINESS & ENTREPRENEURSHIP SMALL BUSINESS OWNER’S GUIDE TO THE CARES ACT Senator Ben Cardin, ranking member of the U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship has provided a Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act.  03-28-20 Small Business Owners Guide to the CARES Act_ Per Senator Cardin, the…

RWL Partner Scott Livingston to Present Webinar to MTMBA Members

RWL Partner Scott Livingston will be presenting a webinar, entitled “COVID 19 and Protecting Your Margins” to the members of the Maryland Transportation Builders and Materials Association on Monday, April 6th from 9:30-10:30 am ET. Below is information regarding the webinar.  Interested parties can register here:  https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_7xd9l4y4QKyfVY_Tzv8MLA  MTBMA Free Member Webinar: “COVID 19 & Protecting…

Useful Links Regarding COVID-19 Information

Below are useful links to obtain information regarding the COVID-19 pandemic:   CDC www.cdc.gov   World Health Organization www.who.int   Maryland.gov https://govstatus.egov.com/md-coronavirus-business   Maryland Governor’s Office https://governor.maryland.gov/2020/03/?cat=10   Maryland Emergency Management Agency https://mema.maryland.gov/community/Pages/psip-vboc.aspx   Maryland Department of Health – COVID-19 https://coronavirus.maryland.gov/   Maryland Judiciary https://mdcourts.gov/coronavirusupdate Administrative Order Extending Length of Restricted Operations (2020.03.25) Administrative Order…

RACING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT ACT OF 2020 PASSED BY MARYLAND GENERAL ASSEMBLY

RACING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT ACT OF 2020 PASSED BY MARYLAND GENERAL ASSEMBLY We are pleased to inform you that the historic capital plan to preserve and enhance the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico in Baltimore and enhance year-round thoroughbred horse racing at Laurel Park has passed the Maryland General Assembly and is now on the Governor’s…

Hungary Can’t Escape Holocaust Property Seizure Suit

We are pleased to report that we have reached another milestone in the Hungarian Holocaust case.  Once again, Hungary’s attempt to have this important and substantial case dismissed has been denied.  Because of Chuck Fax’s and Liesel Schopler’s outstanding efforts, we are one step closer to justice being served.  An updated report on the case…

RWL Partners Alan M. Rifkin and Barry L. Gogel to Participate in University of Maryland Carey School of Law 3rd Annual Sports Law Symposium

RWL Partners Alan M. Rifkin and Barry L. Gogel will be participating in the upcoming 3rd Annual Sports Law Symposium presented by the Entertainment Arts and Sports Law Association at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law on March 10, 2020.  Mr. Rifkin will be speaking about his work that resulted in the creation…

RWL Congratulates Partner Eric Bryant for Successfully Managing Campaign of Democratic Nominee to Congress

RWL congratulates its partner and Government Relations Division co-chair Eric Bryant for successfully managing the congressional campaign of former U.S. Representative Kweisi Mfume, who won yesterday’s special election primary to fill the seat vacated by the death of former U.S. Representative Elijah Cummings. Over the course of just 90 days, Eric assembled and worked alongside…

Maryland Procurement Alert: BPW Amendments to I-495/I-270 P3 Program Affect Phasing, Transit, and Schedule

On January 8, 2019, the Maryland Board of Public Works (“BPW”) approved amendments to its prior conditional designation of the I-495/I-270 P3 Program, ensuring regional transit improvements and incorporating recent developments concerning the Capital Beltway Accord Partnership.  In addition, a new Preliminary Solicitation Schedule was announced that anticipates Statements of Qualifications due in April of…

MARILEE L. MILLER, FORMER ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL AND FEDERAL PROSECUTOR, JOINS RWL

RWL is pleased to announce that Marilee L. Miller, former Assistant Attorney General and federal prosecutor, has joined the Firm as a partner.  Ms. Miller is joining the Firm’s Complex Commercial and Civil Litigation, White-Collar Criminal Investigations and Defense, False Claims Act Litigation, and Sports Franchise and Media Rights Law practices. Most recently, Ms. Miller…

RWL Partner Barry Gogel Discusses Benefits of Early Mediation in Daily Record Article – Part 2

https://thedailyrecord.com/2019/11/13/early-mediation-how-to-maximize-efficiency/ Early mediation: How to maximize efficiency By: Barry Gogel and Jeff Trueman November 13, 2019 The success and efficiency of mediation depends, to large degree, on timing. If it occurs too soon, critical facts may not be found and counsel may not be able to determine the scope of the claim or the risk of exposure.…

RWL Partner Barry Gogel Discusses Benefits of Early Mediation in Daily Record Article

https://thedailyrecord.com/2019/11/07/early-mediation-obstacles-to-efficiency/ Early mediation: Obstacles to efficiency By: Special to The Daily Record Jeff Trueman and Barry Gogel November 7, 2019 How often have you filed or defended a case that you knew ought to be settled out of the gate, but it just does not happen? How often does your case settle after the close of expensive and…