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Best Lawyers in America Recognizes Tydings' Lawyers in 2020

August 13, 2019
Showcasing the firm’s experience in multiple disciplines, Best Lawyers recognizes nine of Tydings’ lawyers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2020. Herbert J. Belgrad:  Family Law and Family Law Mediation.  Also selected as lawyer of the year in the Baltimore region f... Read more >
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Response to #MeToo: Changes to Maryland's Human Relations Law

By: Melissa Calhoon Jones
July 22, 2019
In the 2019 Legislative Session, the Maryland General Assembly continued its work to increase protections for workers with respect to workplace harassment (see our previous client alert) resulting in a number of significant changes to the state Human Relations Law, effective October 1, 2019.  ... Read more >
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Legal Changes Impacting Low Wage Workers

By: Melissa Calhoon Jones
June 21, 2019
Two new Maryland laws will take effect this year benefiting employees working for less than $15 per hour.  The first is the long-discussed “Fight For Fifteen” increase in the state minimum wage.   The second invalidates non-competition agreements with employees making equal to or&... Read more >
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Medical Cannabis in Maryland - What Health Care Providers Need to Know

By: Lauren Ellison, Gregory M. Garrett, and Franklin M. Lee
June 19, 2019
The Maryland General Assembly recently wrapped up its legislative session having made a number of changes impacting Maryland’s medical marijuana industry.  Although we recently published the article, Medical Marijuana Laws in the Mid-Atlantic – What Health Care Providers Need to Know, provi... Read more >
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Chambers USA Recognizes Tydings' Lawyers

May 17, 2019
Tydings is pleased to announce that Chambers and Partners has again ranked the firm and two of its partners, Alan Grochal and Richard Costella, for their work in bankruptcy and restructuring in its 2019 edition of Chambers USA. Bankruptcy/Restructuring This is the seventh consecutive year Cham... Read more >
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Tydings Announces that Richard L. Costella has Joined the Firm

February 27, 2019
Tydings announces that Richard L. Costella has joined the firm as a partner in its bankruptcy/creditors’ rights department. Mr. Costella’s practice focuses primarily on bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, banking and finance, and commercial litigation.  He represents lenders and fin... Read more >
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Medical Marijuana Laws in the Mid-Atlantic -- What Health Care Providers Need to Know

By: Lauren Ellison, Gregory M. Garrett, and Franklin M. Lee
February 26, 2019
Over the past few years, Maryland, Washington, D.C., and Virginia have made significant changes to their laws governing medical marijuana.  As this fledgling new industry emerges, prospective growers, dispensaries, and processors of medical cannabis must navigate a constantly evolving thicket o... Read more >