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LawMatters- January 2018

As the first month of 2018 draws to a close, entrepreneurs and organizations should think about the tone they are setting for the year. Over the past few weeks, how many days have you spent working towards proactive goals? What percentage of your time is dedicated to responding to urgent, momentary demands? Balancing these necessities may be more difficult than ever. From a new tax code to the reinvigorated fight against workplace harassment, to disruptive technologies such as the blockchain, today’s organizations face countless risks and uncertainties. The attorneys of Offit Kurman are well-equipped to help you and your organization achieve harmony between your legal obligations and business opportunities, so you can set the right tone for 2018—and many years to come. Learn more and find the latest news and insights from our team of attorneys in this month’s edition of the LawMatters newsletter:

Maryland Passes Paid Sick Leave and Employers Must Act To Avoid Non-Compliance

Friday, January 12, 2018, the General Assembly overturned Governor Hogan’s veto of the paid sick leave legislation that had passed both houses of the legislature last year (known as the Healthy Working Families Act)…Read More Here



In the January edition of LawMatters:

  • 27 Offit Kurman Attorneys in Maryland Named to 2018 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists
  • Sexual Harassment Prevention and Remediation Workshops in March
  • How Best to Make Gifts to Children and Grandchildren for Education by Herb Fineburg, Esq.



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