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Monthly Archives: May 2013

NLRB Scrutiny of At-Will Disclaimers in Employee Handbooks

The National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”), which has jurisdiction to determine whether employment policies – in both union and non-union Read More >>

Interplay of Forum-Selection Clauses and First-Filed Rule

In Mitek Systems, Inc. v. U.S. Services Automobile Association, a Delaware federal court has held that a forum-selection clause in Read More >>

Non-Competition Covenants in Government Contracts

In Preferred Systems Solutions, Inc. v. GP Consulting, LLC, Virginia Supreme Court has enforced a covenant not to compete in Read More >>

Personal Liability for Violation of Wage Payment and Collection Law

In Campusano v. Lusitano Construction LLC, the Court of Special Appeals has held that that a “four-factor economic reality test Read More >>

Arbitration Clauses in Employment Agreements

In Falls v. 1CI, Inc., the Court of Special Appeals has held that a company’s former CEO is required to Read More >>

Damages for Commercial Contract Breaches

In CR-RSC Tower I, LLC v. RSC Tower I, LLC, Maryland’s Court of Special Appeals has held that certain defendant Read More >>

Buying or Selling Your House With or Without a Realtor

The question is often asked whether to hire a realtor or to sell your home as a “sale by owner”. Read More >>