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Tag Archives: Maryland Consumer Protection Act

Lawsuit against PublishAmerica over J.K. Rowling claim dismissed

FREDERICK — Book publisher PublishAmerica is celebrating the dismissal of a federal lawsuit alleging it deceived several authors with a false promise to show summaries of their books to “Harry Potter” creator J.K. Rowling. The Frederick News-Post reported Thursday that ...

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As companies do well, state CEOs’ raises top national average

While the median pay for CEOs nationwide increased by 6 percent, the compensation for Maryland’s top executives grew at a 50 percent higher rate. The median pay for chief executives in a sampling of Maryland’s publicly traded firms was $5.9 ...

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Opinions – 9/12/11: Court of Special Appeals

Commercial Law Damages BOTTOM LINE: In a suit over deceptive trade practices, because plaintiff received the relief he requested on his individual claims, his class action suit was moot and, as a matter of law, plaintiff was not entitled to ...

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