By: David R. Kuney
In recent months, Donald Trump has been quoted as saying that successful companies often use bankruptcy laws to their advantage. Does he know something you should know? Should you be paying closer attention to how bankruptcy law actually works?
By: Kevin C. McCormick
Originally published in the Maryland Employment Law Letter. Expanded definition of ‘advice’
By: Stacey L. Pine
Originally published by ASAE The proliferation of cellphones means that nonprofits can communicate with their members and donors anywhere, anytime. But the law protects consumers from unwanted "robocalls" and text messages on their mobile phones. Nonprofits need to know the rules before they...
By: Eileen Morgan Johnson, CAE
The Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (the PATH Act) created the new IRS section 506. This section requires social welfare organizations (those claiming exemption under § 501(c)(4)) to provide notice to the IRS of their existence no later than 60 days after their formation. The...
Kimberly Min was quoted in The Baltimore Sun on 3/31, on efforts to secure a new playing field for the Roland Park Baseball League, “A ‘Field of Dreams’ in Mt. Washington for Roland Park Baseball Leagues,” featured RPBL’s legal expert Kimberly Min. “With Min's extensive experience in public/...
By: James A. Kahl
Originally published by ASAE in Associations Now Plus Elections pose abundant opportunities for associations to support candidates aligned with members' interests. But the law governing election-related activities by associations has shifted drastically in recent years. Before your organization...
By: Philip M. Bogart
Having an additional dentist in the office can have numerous advantages. But misclassifying the associate dentist is a potentially pricey mistake that you should avoid.
By: Andrew J. Terrell
The Supreme Court of Virginia published an opinion relating to the process of amending the Declaration of a Property Owners Association. The case titled Steven F. Tvardek, Jr., et al. v. Powhattan Village Homeowners Association, Inc., ruled that an Amended Declaration is not effective unless...
By: Kevin A. Kernan
The Prince George’s County Council recently adopted new legislation that establishes a Commission on Common Ownership Communities (the “PGCCOC”). The Commission will be composed of nine (9) members appointed by the County Executive. Five (5) of the members will be selected from unit or lot...
By: Michelle L. LaRue
The registration and licensing requirements of condominium associations in the District of Columbia vary depending upon several factors. REGISTRATION