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Author Archives: Anamika Roy

Anamika covers the business of law beat at The Daily Record. She is also an evening student at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law.

Md. law schools earn high grades for part-time, clinical programs

University of Baltimore School of Law (file)

Maryland’s law schools are maintaining their high ranks in clinical and part-time programs, as well as in specialty areas in the latest U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 rankings, which were released Tuesday. The overall rankings for the state’s two ...

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Attorney disbarred, called disciplinary proceedings ‘a political hit’

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An attorney who was licensed to practice in Washington has been disbarred by the Maryland Court of Appeals, the state’s highest court said in an opinion published Wednesday. The attorney previously filed a defamation suit against the Attorney Grievance Commission ...

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Stanley Black & Decker reaches $140,000 settlement with EEOC

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Stanley Black & Decker has reached a $140,000 settlement to resolve allegations from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission that the company violated federal law for firing an employee in its Towson facility who was taking time off for cancer ...

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EEOC alleges disability discrimination at Erickson Living

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A federal agency alleges a Catonsville-based company violated federal law when it fired a director because she believed a subordinate was being subjected to disability-based discrimination, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission claimed in a lawsuit According to the suit, ...

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Miles & Stockbridge, former principal reach confidential settlement on all claims

Donald E. English Jr. won his lawsuit against Miles & Stockbridge for back pay.

Miles & Stockbridge and a former equity principal at the firm have reached a confidential settlement on all claims, both sides confirmed Wednesday. News of the settlement comes just a day before the parties were scheduled to attend a hearing ...

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Baltimore Co. courts implement mandatory e-filing system

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Baltimore County is the latest jurisdiction to implement the state’s electronic filing system, known as Maryland Electronic Courts or MDEC, the largest expansion of the program to date, the Maryland Judiciary announced Friday. MDEC was implemented in the county on ...

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Baltimore Co. veteran: Defense contractor knowingly sold defective earplugs

U.S Army combat camera photographer Spc. Hilda Clayton took this photo July 2, 2013 that was released by the U.S. Army, that shows an Afghan soldier engulfed in flame as a mortar tube explodes during an Afghan National Army live-fire training exercise in Laghman Province, Afghanistan. The accident killed Clayton and four Afghan National Army soldiers. (Spc. Hilda Clayton/U.S. Army via AP)

A U.S. Army combat veteran from Baltimore County is suing a defense contractor, alleging it sold faulty earplugs to the military, which he said caused him hearing loss and tinnitus, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday. The lawsuit, filed in ...

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