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New Maryland Law Places Limits on Employers re: Jury Duty

By: Melissa Calhoon Jones
May 7, 2013
A new law takes effect October 1, 2012, prohibiting Maryland employers from requiring employees to report for certain evening and night shifts after serving on jury duty. The prohibitions apply to shifts starting at or after 5 p.m. on the day the employee appears for jury service, and shifts startin... Read more >
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Recent Decisions Concerning Family Law

By: Ferrier R. Stillman
May 7, 2013
The Maryland General Assembly and Maryland Appellate Courts made several important decisions in recent months concerning family law. Here are the highlights of those decisions: Same Sex Divorce in Maryland is Legal Maryland's highest court has held that same sex couples who were married in ano... Read more >