The Paley Rothman Blog
Paley Rothman shares this library of resources with clients and friends of the firm to help them stay ahead of legal and business developments and trends. Here, you will find helpful tips and tools written by our attorneys.
September 5, 2018
Maryland’s intermediate appellate court recently found that teens that circulate sexually explicit images of themselves are violating Maryland’s criminal laws.
November 20, 2017
The Maryland Court of Appeals recently created a new standard for the enforceability of contract provisions that seek to shorten the time in which a party can file claims against the other party.
April 27, 2017
Seniors are increasingly targeted by sophisticated scam artists seeking access to identity information, bank accounts, credit cards and other assets. So what are the most prevalent financial scams perpetrated on the elderly and what should you be alert and on the lookout for?
April 7, 2017
Many contracts contain “forum-selection clauses,” or provisions in which the parties to the contract stipulate that any lawsuit arising from the contract shall be litigated in a particular court or jurisdiction. While a forum-selection clause can generally be enforced only against the parties who signed the agreement in question, the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland issued an opinion this week illustrating why that’s not always the case.
December 14, 2016
What happens if you're the victim of utility-related identity theft?