Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Appellate Courts

Law digest – 8/28/14

MARYLAND COURT OF APPEALS  Labor & Employment, Overtime wages: Overtime wages are included within the statutory definition of wages and are thus recoverable under the Maryland Wage and Hour Law and the Maryland Wage Payment and Collection Law (“MWPCL”); however, ...

Read More »

Opinions – 8/28/14: Maryland Court of Appeals

Labor & Employment Overtime wages  BOTTOM LINE: Overtime wages are included within the statutory definition of wages and are thus recoverable under the Maryland Wage and Hour Law and the Maryland Wage Payment and Collection Law (“MWPCL”); however, an employee ...

Read More »

Court of Appeals upholds DNA check of suspect’s sweat

People who voluntarily submit to questioning in a police station relinquish any claim to the perspiration they happen to leave behind on a chair – even when detectives examine the bodily fluid for DNA linking them to a crime, a divided Maryland high court ruled Wednesday.

Read More »