NEWSLETTER : April 2018

Estate Planning and Elder Law Seminar to Discuss Wills, Trusts and How to Plan for Long-Term Care

Upcoming Seminar Dates:   Thursday, June 21, 2018 (TOWSON OFFICE) Thursday, September 20, 2018 (TOWSON OFFICE) Thursday, October 18, 2018  (COLUMBIA OFFICE) Thursday, November 15, 2018 (TOWSON OFFICE)   PK Law attorney Cheryl A. Jones  hosts regular estate planning and elder law seminars. There is no fee for the seminar. Simply reserve a spot at least one week in advance. The seminars begin at 10:00 a.m. and last approximately one hour. Your questions will be answered and informational materials will be given out. Estate … Continue reading

Hot Legal Topics In The Construction Industry

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.   “Wisdom & Wine” A Business Enhancement Event With Networking Tuesday, June 12th, 2018 PK Law Offices – The PK Law Cafe 901 Dulaney Valley Rd, Suite 400  Towson, MD 21204 Registration: 4:00 – 4:30 p.m. “Wisdom” | Presentation: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. “Wine” | Networking: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Register NOW! Download A Registration Form.   Sponsored & Hosted By: Join Maryland Construction Network & PK Law for a “Wisdom … Continue reading

Maryland Legislature Passes Cybersecurity Legislation – Certain Tech Companies Win Big!

With the passage of Senate Bill 228, Maryland is poised to start awarding tax credits to both investors in and purchasers of cyber related goods and services from Maryland cyber companies.  Before diving in, investors and purchasers seeking the credit should carefully review as there are many qualifications and requirements peppered throughout the bill.  Investors Among other limitations, the bill limits the number of years the company receiving the investment has been in business to … Continue reading

PK Law Associate Ashley Nelson-Raut Spreading One Love Foundation Message About Healthy Relationships

PK Law Estate Planning Associate, Ashley Nelson-Raut was given the opportunity to speak at Eastern Technical High School as a representative of the One Love Foundation, an organization dedicated to educating young people about healthy and unhealthy relationships.  Over 150 students volunteered to participate in the event at Eastern Tech, where Ashley is a proud alumna. Ashley Nelson-Raut is an Associate in the firm’s Wealth Preservation Group. Ashley focuses her practice on advising clients in … Continue reading

PK Law Associate Speaks at Bear Creek Elementary’s Career Day

PK Law Estate Planning Associate, Ashley Nelson-Raut spoke at Bear Creek Elementary School’s 1st Annual Career Day. Ashley spoke to 3 classes of 5th graders during which she was bombarded with questions about PK Law, the practice of law and her path to becoming an attorney. Ashley is an alumna of the school and was very excited to show the students that you can achieve whatever you put your mind to.    Ashley Nelson-Raut is … Continue reading

Maryland Adopts New Sexual Harassment Protections

By:  David Burkhouse, Esquire With the Maryland Legislature’s passage of the Disclosing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Act of 2018, SB1010, Maryland employers will face new restrictions in drafting, renewing, or extending employment agreements. Effective October 1, 2018, any provision in an employment agreement which waives any procedural or substantive right to a claim for a future instance of sexual harassment or claim for future retaliation related to reporting an instance of sexual harassment is … Continue reading

The Importance of a Financial Power of Attorney and Healthcare Directives for Young Adults

  Click HERE to learn more about PK Law’s Young Adult Package! Q&A with PK Law Estate Planning Attorney Cheryl Jones Q:          Why do young adults need Financial Powers of Attorney and Health Care Directives? A:          At age 18, your child is legally an adult.  Because of increasingly protective privacy rules, without these documents in place parents can’t access their adult child’s medical or financial information, or be involved with … Continue reading