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2021 Legislative Update

10/8/2021

2021 Legislative Update

The 2021 Legislative Session of the Maryland General Assembly was a unique session due to the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic ...

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What is Maryland Inheritance Tax and Who Pays It?

8/9/2021

You may be aware that when a person dies, their estate may be required to pay a federal estate tax if the estate is over ...

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D.C. Bans Non-Compete Agreements: What Does This Mean for Employers?

8/9/2021

Earlier this year,  Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser signed DC B23-0494, an Act also known as the “Ban on Non-Compete Agreements Amendment Act of ...

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Documents Signed Under Seal and the Statute of Limitations

8/9/2021

 “Statute of Limitations” has become a common term in popular culture, as in “the statute of limitations is about to run on my patience.”  In ...

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Buying or Selling a Business: The Drive for the Goal Line

8/9/2021

We are currently experiencing a significant increase in the number of business buy/sell transactions and it appears that the trend will continue at least ...

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Congratulations to Jeff Agnor and Alisa Cummins

5/21/2021

Davis, Agnor, Rapaport & Skalny, LLC, is proud to announce that both Jeffrey T. Agnor and Alisa Gross Cummins have been selected by The Daily Record ...

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Proposed Changes to the HIPAA Privacy Rules

2/22/2021

On December 10, 2020, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of Civil Rights (OCR) issued a notice of the agency’s intent ...

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Alternatives to an Ugly Divorce

2/22/2021

Not all divorces have to be ugly, sometimes you and your partner just grow apart and possibly don’t share the same goals or dreams ...

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Can You Disinherit Your Spouse?

2/22/2021

Recent changes to Maryland law make the answer a resounding “NO”. If you are married and plan to leave your estate to someone other than ...

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DAVIS, AGNOR, RAPAPORT & SKALNY ANNOUNCES EIGHT ATTORNEYS NAMED 2021 SUPER LAWYERS

2/8/2021

The law firm of Davis, Agnor, Rapaport & Skalny, LLC announced that five of its partners, Paul G. Skalny, Alisa G. Cummins, Jeffrey T. Agnor, Angela ...

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WEBINAR: Nonprofit Capacity Building: What It Is and Why It Matters

2/4/2021

Webinar recording: Nonprofit capacity building and why it matters

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Recently, Cheryl Brown co-hosted a webinar with Ann Quinn from Quinn Strategy ...
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DAVIS, AGNOR, RAPAPORT & SKALNY ANNOUNCE THE ADDITION OF TWO NEW ATTORNEYS WITH THE FIRMS CONTINUED GROWTH

2/2/2021

Columbia, MD - Davis, Agnor, Rapaport & Skalny, LLC, one of the region’s leading law firms, today announced the addition of two new attorneys to their ...

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BAD DEBT: WHEN SHOULD AN ASSOCIATION STOP PURSUING A DELINQUENCY?

12/10/2020

One of the duties imposed on the Board of a condominium, homeowner association or cooperative (“Association”) is to collect assessments from owners.  When an owner ...

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Trademark Application

U.S. Trademark Fees Set to Increase on January 2, 2021

12/10/2020

On November 17, 2020, the United States Patent and Trademark Office published Trademark Fee Adjustment Final Rules in the Federal Register that take effect January ...

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COVID-19 Vaccine: Can Employers Require Employees to be Vaccinated?

12/10/2020

Recent news of available COVID-19 vaccines is a welcome relief for all of us!  For business owners, it signals a returning workforce and hopefully a ...

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Charitable Donations

The 2020 CARES Act Changed How You Can Deduct Your Charitable Contributions

12/10/2020

As part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act passed by Congress in March of this year, taxpayers who donate cash to ...

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