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Ex-Towson lineman, heatstroke survivor asks judge to let him return to gridiron

A former Towson University football player barred from returning to the field by the school after he almost died from heatstroke has virtually no chance of suffering a similar episode if he’s granted a few accommodations, several doctors and medical ...

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EEOC lawsuit: Dunkin’ Donuts franchisee at BWI violated ADA

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed a lawsuit claiming the company that operates a Dunkin’ Donuts store at BWI Airport violated the Americans with Disabilities Act by refusing to grant a regional manager medical leave to undergo treatment for ...

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Silver Spring-based TV One network sued for discrimination, harassment

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A former vice president at Silver Spring-based television network TV One is suing the company for sexual harassment and discrimination, claiming she was fired after complaining that the network’s CEO and founder had created a hostile work environment. Nikki Webber ...

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Columbia attorneys face malpractice suit over bankruptcy case

Two Columbia attorneys who allegedly mishandled their clients’ mortgage loan modification case by telling them that filing for bankruptcy was their “only viable option” to obtain a long-term permanent mortgage on their newly constructed house are facing a legal malpractice ...

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Lawyers reinvent careers with virtual law firms

Attorney Nakia Gray’s website greets visitors with a simple message: “Welcome to my digital world.” But unlike many lawyers, Gray’s online presence is the home base of her firm rather than simply an extension of her physical office. Burned out ...

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Md. court disbars attorney who failed to pay $2.5m in taxes

The Court of Appeals has disbarred a Montgomery County attorney who underpaid his federal income taxes by $2.5 million over the course of 15 years. Although a sharply divided court ruled in 2012 to indefinitely suspend Gerald Isadore Katz for ...

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