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LEGISLATIVE ALERT
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MD
Bill 50-15
 
Community Association
Newsletter December 2016

Communication Within Your Association
By: Ursula Koenig Burgess, Esquire
 
LEGISLATIVE ALERT
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MD
Towing Enforcement, Signs, Etc...
 
Community Association
Newsletter December 2015

Protecting Your Association’s Name
By: Daniel R. Gropper, Esquire
 
RB Construction Law Newsletter
"Means and Methods" - Fall 2015
2015 Legislative Update -
Mechanic’s Lien Releases and Waivers in Virginia
Subcontractors Be Aware -
District of Columbia Mechanic’s Lien Recordation Requirements
“Fixing” the Virginia Public Procurement Act
• Profiles: Matt Baker
 
Community Association
Newsletter October 2015

Annual Meeting Procedures
By: Hillary A. Collins, Esquire
Joseph J. Shannon, Esq.
 
Community Association Webinar 
(8/6/2015)
2015 Maryland Legislative Update (.wmv download)
 
Community Association Webinar 
(7/15/2015)
2015 Virginia Legislative Update (.wmv download)
 
Community Association
Newsletter July 2015

Maryland Legislative Update
By: Peter S. Philbin, Esq.
Douglas S. Levy, Esq.
 
"It’s Time to Stop Reimbursing Employees on a Tax-Free Basis for Individual Health Insurance Premiums"
By Susan Richards Salen
 
Legal Requirements for
Employing a Domestic Worker

By Maureen E. Carr, Esq.
 

Regional Minimum Wage Update
By Maureen E. Carr, Esq.

 

RB Construction Law Newsletter
"Means and Methods" - Spring 2015
Variation to the Lump Sum Contract: the Deductive Change Directive
The Law’s Ticking Clock – Statutes of Limitations & Statutes of Repose
Profiles: Robert Flinn, Robert Beagan, Mathew D. Ravencraft

 
Community Association
Newsletter May 2015

Virginia Legislative Update
By: Todd A. Sinkins, Esq.
Rory K. Nugent, Esq.
 
Community Association
Newsletter April 2015

When Your Contractor Shuts Its Doors
By: Nicole A. Williams, Esq.
Erik W. Fox, Esq.
 
Crude Comments Alone May Create An Actionable Hostile Work Environmenby
by Susan Richards Salen
 
Community Association
Newsletter February 2015

Action Outside Board Meetings
By: Ursula K. Burgess, Esq.
Joseph J. Shannon, Esq.
 
“Dusting Off the Resale Disclosure Package...Every Single Year”
(December 2014, Quorum Magazine)
 
Community Association
Newsletter December 2014

Stemming the Flow of Water Intrusion Claims
By: Kathleen N. Machado, Esquire
Marguerite L. Selton, Esquire
 
District of Columbia Enacts New Law Providing Increased Protections for Pregnant Workers and Nursing Mothers
by Susan Richards Salen
 
Community Association
Newsletter September 2014

A Campaign in the Association
What to do about Political Signs
By: Hillary A. Collins, Esquire
Kimberley M. O’Halloran-Perez, Esquire
 
Use of Background Checks in Hiring: Avoiding Landmines and How to Deal With Recent EEOC Enforcement Guidance
(August 2014)
By Andrew Golkow, Esq.
 
Community Association
Newsletter July 2014

Maryland Legislative Update
By: Winta Mengisteab, Esq.
Nicole A. Williams, Esq.
 
Practical Guidance for Conducting Background Checks
(July 2014)
By Maureen E. Carr, Esq.
 
Community Association
Newsletter May 2014

Virgina Legislative Update
By: Todd A. Sinkins, Esq.
Kelly C. Zook, Esq.
 
D.C. Legislative Update
(May 2014)
 
Beware of Maryland’s Lien for Unpaid Wages Law
(April 2014)
By Maureen E. Carr, Esq.
 
Construction Law Newsletter
"Means and Methods"
Winter / Spring 2014
 
Community Association
Newsletter March 2014

We’re Insured for That; Aren’t We?
By: Erik W. Fox, Esq.
Douglas S. Levy, Esq.
 
Classification of Employees as Exempt v. Non-Exempt Under the Fair Labor Standards Act
(March 2014)
By Maureen E. Carr, Esq.
 
New “Integrity” Standards for Employers Responding to Unemployment Insurance Claims
(January 2014)
By Maureen E. Carr, Esq.
 
Community Association
Newsletter January 2014

Laying Down the Law:
Enforcing Your Community’s Covenants, Rules and Regulations
By: Rory K. Nugent, Esq.
Joseph J. Shannon, Esq.
 
Charting the Course - How to Draft a Great Committee Charter
(December 2013 - Quorum Magazine)
By Kathleen N. Machado
 

Community Association
Newsletter November 2013

Resale Disclosure Packages: What You Need to Know
By: Ursula K. Burgess, Esq.
Kathleen N. Machado, Esq.

 

Mechanic’s Liens and Your Condominium Unit
(November 2013)
By Andrew N. Felice, ESQ. and Alison R. Mullins, ESQ.

 
RB Construction Law Newsletter
"Means and Methods"
- Fall 2013
Obamacare and You: How to Ensure Your Business Complies
Bidder Beware - When is a Mistake Really a Mistake in a Public Contract Bid?
Profiles: Joe Pierce ; Maureen Carr
 
Housing Administration Creates Confusion for Condominium Certifications
(November 2013)
by Leslie Brown, ESQ.
 
Obamacare Update and Deadlines
(October 2013)
By Maureen E. Carr, Esq.
 
Defamation, Libel and Slander - Oh, My!
by Leslie Brown, ESQ. and Hillary Collins, ESQ.
 

The Nuts and Bolts of an
Employment Manual

(October 2013)
By Maureen E. Carr, Esq.

 
Community Association
Newsletter September 2013

Collections and Bankruptcy Update
By: Rory K. Nugent, Esq. and
Erik W. Fox, Esq.
 

A Shift in Judgment: The Evolution of
Non-Competition Agreement Law in Virginia

(August 16, 2013)
Robert J. Cunningham, Jr., Shareholder
(Rees Broome, P.C)
Alexandra Orsini
(George Washington University
Law School Class of 2014)

 
The Essential Elements of a
Severance Agreement

(August 2013)
By Maureen E. Carr, Esq.
 
The Danger of Overly Broad
Severance Agreements

(August 2013)
By Maureen E. Carr, Esq.
 

Obesity: A Disability Recognized
Under Federal Law?

(August 2013)
By Maureen E. Carr, Esq.

 
Keeping Employees’ Emails and Phones (KEEP) Secure Act Virginia’s New Worker Privacy Law Takes Effect July 1
(July 2013)
By Susan Richards Salen
 
Promulgation and Enforcement of Policies Prohibiting Unlawful Harassment (including Sexual Harassment) Is Not Only Good “Policy,” but is an Employer’s Best Defense
(July 2013)
By Susan Richards Salen
 
The Fair Labor Standards Act and Internships and Why Most Interns Must Be Paid
(July 2013)
By Susan Richards Salen
 
Community Association Newsletter - May 2013
2013 Virginia Legislative Update
By: Todd A. Sinkins and
Kelly C. Zook
 
RB's Mark Moorstein Continues Work on Behalf of Cambodian Farmers
 
To Pay or Not to Pay: How to Handle Compensation for Summer Interns
(May 2013)
By Maureen E. Carr, Esq.
 
Community Association Newsletter - April 2013
Social Media: Should My Community Association Click "Like"?
By: Leslie S. Brown, Esq.
Joseph J. Shannon, Esq
 
Why Is A Federal Estate Tax Case Before The United States Supreme Court
Important To Employers?

(March 2013)
By Susan Richards Salen
 
New Federal I-9 Form (Employment Eligibility Verification Form)
(March 2013)
By Susan Richards Salen
 
Practical Advice for Protecting Your Trademark Rights
(March 2013)
By Maureen E. Carr, Esq.
 
Obamacare and You: How to Ensure
Your Business Complies

(March 2013)
By Maureen E. Carr, Esq.
 
Construction Law Newsletter
"Means and Methods"
Winter 2012