NEWSLETTER : June 2017

Estate Planning and Elder Law Seminar To Discuss Wills, Trusts & Elder Law

Thursday, August 17, 2017
PK Law attorneys Kimberly L. Battaglia and Cheryl A. Jones host regular estate planning and elder law seminars in the PK Law Seminar Room Continue reading

Estate Planning and Elder Law Seminar To Discuss Wills, Trusts & Elder Law

Thursday, July 20, 2017
PK Law attorneys Kimberly L. Battaglia and Cheryl A. Jones host regular estate planning and elder law seminars in the PK Law Seminar Room Continue reading

(Almost) Grown and Flown: Legal Considerations for Parents of College Students

Thursday, July 20, 2017
Have a son or daughter heading off to college in the fall? You have probably purchased new sheets, a comforter, storage bins, fans and an alarm clock, but have you thought about the LEGAL implications of your child going off to school? Continue reading

What’s In a Name?


On June 19, 2017, Justice Samuel A. Alito, delivered the unanimous opinion of the United States Supreme Court (the “Court”) in Matal v Tam, No. 15-1293, Oct. Term, 2016, argued January 18, 2017. Simply stated, the Court upheld the decision of the Federal Circuit (In re Tam, 808 F. 3d 1321 (CA Fed. 2015) (en banc)), that Sec. 2(a) of the Lanham Act (15 U.S.C. §1052(a))(the “Act”) violates the freedom of speech clause of the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Continue reading

PK Law Litigation Associate Kayleigh Toth Keilty Supports Maryland Chapter of AFSP

PK Law Litigation Attorney and Education Chair of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), Kayleigh Keilty-Toth (middle), at the Maryland Chapter of the AFSP 2017 Party for Life Crab Feast. Continue reading

Who Do You Want To Be Your Voice for Medical Matters?


By: Elizabeth Green, Esquire
In the recently completed legislative session, a bill was passed to revoke the ability of certain individuals to serve as an Agent under a Medical Directive. Continue reading

PK Law Attorney Kam Williams Participates in House of Ruth Volunteer Event

PK Law Attorney Kambon Williams attended a volunteer event at the House of Ruth Emergency Shelter. Continue reading

Acquisition of Deep Run Security Paying Dividends As Cyber Security Risk Assessment Requirements Increase


Larry Letow, CEO of Convergence Technology Consulting, LLC knew his company’s acquisition of Deep Run Security Services, LLC in January was a sound and pro-active business decision, and this judgement is paying “better than expected” dividends based on the “corporate awakening concerning the potential long-term damage” caused by intellectual property theft. Continue reading

PK Law Welcomes Associate Diva Bole

Pessin Katz Law, P.A. (PK Law) is pleased to welcome Associate Diva Bole to the firm. Continue reading

PK Law Member Patricia McHugh Lambert Appointed to Harmonie Board

Pessin Katz Law Member (PK Law) Patricia McHugh Lambert has recently been appointed to the Harmonie Group Board. Continue reading

PK Law Member James Benjamin Elected to U of M Carey School of Law Board of Visitors

Towson, MD– Pessin Katz Law (“PK Law”) is pleased to announce that Member James Benjamin has been elected to the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law’s Board of Visitors. Continue reading

Content from PK Law: 5 Questions with Ken Jacobs 9Round


By: Herbert Burgunder III, PK Law Member Corporate and Real Estate
After receiving an employee severance package from Air Products in Sparrows Point, Ken Jacobs and his wife Julie considered numerous franchise concepts before settling on 9Round, a kickboxing gym that is rapidly expanding. Continue reading