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Arnold Weiner and Michael Berman Successful in Oral Argument Before Maryland Court of Appeals

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Arnold M. Weiner and Michael D. Berman Argue Before Maryland Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals considers lawsuit over state’s medical cannabis licenses By: Bryan P. Sears Daily Record Government Reporter July 27, 2017 ANNAPOLIS — An attorney representing the state’s medical cannabis commission told Maryland’s highest court Thursday that members of an association of marijuana growers and processors should be allowed to intervene in a lawsuit o...

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Maryland’s highest court stops medical marijuana hearing


Maryland's highest court stops medical marijuana hearing

The Baltimore Sun June, 2, 2017, Erin Cox
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Barry Gogel Voted University of Maryland School of Law’s Adjunct Faculty Member of the Year

RWL partner Barry Gogel was voted the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law’s Adjunct Faculty Member of the Year by its student body. On April 4, 2017, the School of Law’s Student Bar Association hosted its annual election for best faculty member, adjunct faculty member, staff and student organization for the 2016-2017 school year.  In addition to Gogel being voted the Adjunct Facility Member of the Year, the Alternative Disp...

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Chuck Fax Invited to Speak at 2017 Annual Conference of Lawyers for Civil Justice

RWL partner Chuck Fax has been invited be speak at the annual conference of the Lawyers for Civil Justice, which is being held in Washington, D.C. on May 4 and 5, 2017.  The panel is titled “The Future of Discovery” and Fax will be joined by Vanderbilt University law professor Brian Fitzpatrick.  They will be discussing trending discovery topics such as the impact of proportionality, cost shifting and case management.  The panel is scheduled for ...

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Managing Partner Alan Rifkin’s Comments on the 25th Anniversary of Camden Yards, the Iconic Ballpark that Changed Baseball

Alan M. Rifkin Chairs Panel On Sports Law and Evolving Legal Issues at International Law Conference

BALTIMORE/WASHINGTON ATTORNEY ALAN M. RIFKIN CHAIRS PANEL ON SPORTS LAW AND EVOLVING LEGAL ISSUES AT INTERNATIONAL LAW CONFERENCE Attorneys from around the world gathered at SCG Legal’s 2016 Annual Meeting BALTIMORE, Md., September 28, 2016 - Rifkin Weiner Livingston LLC (RWL), announced today that managing partner, Alan M. Rifkin, led a panel session on Evolving Legal Issues in Sports Law at the worldwide network, SCG Legal, at its 2016 An...

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Michael Berman Co-Authors ESI Article in MSBA’s Maryland Litigator

Michael Berman is a co-author of the article, New ESI Principles in the District of Marylandwhich is featured in the January edition of MSBA’s Maryland Litigator newsletter.  The article can be accessed through the below link: Read More

Joyce Smithey receives Centers of Influence award from Smart CEO

“When someone meets a good attorney for the first time, that person should feel like a weight has been lifted from her shoulders,” says Joyce E. Smithey. “She should feel informed and empowered to know what can be done. I strive to leave all my clients with that sense of knowledge and empowerment.” Smithey’s dedication to her clients inspired one to write a poem about her: “She was a grand lady of the bar, Who achieved a great reputation from afa...

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