Monthly Archives: July 2015

Judge Strikes Down Montgomery County’s Rain Tax

Gordon Feinblatt LLC and its member Maggie Witherup contributed the following article.  Last week, the Circuit Court for Montgomery County struck down the County’s water quality protection charge – also known as a stormwater remediation fee or “rain tax” – on the grounds that the charge violates a State law requiring the fee to be […]

Are we out of the woods yet?

Kevin L. Shepherd, a partner in the Real Estate Practice Group of Venable LLP, a past president of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers, and a past chair of the ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law, contributed the following article.  This article appeared in the electronic edition of The Daily Record […]

SUPREME COURT HOLDS DISPARATE-IMPACT CLAIMS COGNIZABLE UNDER FAIR HOUSING ACT

This article was written by Iyen A. Acosta and Meghan Levine.  Iyen is currently an associate at Reno & Cavanaugh PLLC and has been admitted to the bars of Maryland and the District of Columbia. She was a January 2014 cum laude graduate of the Catholic University Columbus School of Law, where she was a […]