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How do the new COVID-19 Relief Loans and Grants for Small Businesses and Contractors help me?

Understanding Federal and Maryland Emergency Covid-19 Relief Loans and Grants for Small Businesses and Contractors (this includes YOU work-for-hire and sole proprietors!) Looking at the CARES Act – Paycheck Protection Program and Economic Injury Disaster Loans By: Elizabeth J. McInturff Unusual times call for unusual solutions, or, at the very least, business assistance loans and […]

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Force Majeure Clauses During COVID-19 and What do They Mean for my Contract?

In the law, force majeure, meaning “superior force” in French, refers to a contractual provision that typically operates to excuse both parties to a contract from performing their contractual duties due to unforeseen circumstances beyond their control. Rarely heard outside of legal classrooms or commercial real estate contract disputes, this legal term of art is […]

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Are There Different Types of Trusts?

One of the most critical aspects of a comprehensive estate plan includes creating trusts. Trusts are designed so that your beneficiaries can receive the most out of their inheritance, and help families get through the probate process as soon as possible. Please continue reading and reach out to our experienced Maryland estate planning attorneys to […]

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