Archive for April 2014

The Can and Can’t of Mechanic’s Liens in Maryland

Mechanic’s liens in Maryland play an important role in ensuring contractors and subcontractors receive payment for work performed and materials provided on construction projects.  Mechanic’s liens, however, cannot be applied to all construction jobs and the application of mechanic’s liens in Maryland requires compliance with numerous statutory provisions.  The following is a list of can…

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Bowie & Jensen is Boston Strong

Congratulations to Bowie & Jensen attorney Gary Almeter who completed the Boston Marathon today! Gary ran the race last year for a charity, but wasn’t able to finish the marathon due to the tragic bombings.  By returning to Boston for this year’s race, Gary represented the firm, but more importantly he was one of thousands of…

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Differences in Maryland’s Pay if Paid versus Pay when Paid Clauses

General contractors seeking to shift the risk of non-payment to subcontractors by making payment to subcontractors contingent on payment by the owner include “pay if paid” clauses in the subcontract; however, in Maryland, a subcontractor may not bear the entire risk if the clause does not contain specific language, as required by Maryland Courts. Maryland…

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Vincent Guida Teaches in Civics & Law Academy Program

Vincent Guida recently participated in the Baltimore County Bar Association Civics & Law Academy Program.  Judge Tirabassi, the President of the BCBA, implemented this program, which was modeled after the Maryland State Bar Association program started by Judge Pamela Brown.  Mr. Guida taught a civics related course to local high school students.  The event took…

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Mark Jensen and Bowie & Jensen Complete Corporate Reorganization

The Towson business attorneys at Bowie & Jensen served as counsel to a multi-million dollar a year client in a corporate reorganization.  (Towson, MD) Mark T. Jensen and Bowie & Jensen recently completed a tax free corporate reorganization for a client in the manufacturing and healthcare industry with revenues over 100 million dollars a year. The corporate…

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Joshua A. Glikin Quoted in Maryland Daily Record

Joshua A. Glikin was recently quoted in the Maryland Daily Record regarding a potential contractual dispute between the State and the contractors involved with the Maryland Health Connection website. The failed launch of Maryland Health Connection could turn into a contractual dispute between the State and the contractors that built the exchange. The Maryland Health Benefit…

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Maryland Employment Law: What you may and may not ask during an interview

The Baltimore employment law attorneys at Bowie & Jensen explain what hiring managers are and are not legally allowed to ask during an interview. The hiring process is strewn with legal landmines that must be avoided by confining questions to subjects that actually should have a proper bearing on deciding whether to hire an individual. …

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Mark Jensen, Jeremy Garner, and Bowie & Jensen Help Service and Technology Company Secure Funding

The Towson business attorneys at Bowie & Jensen serve as counsel to a Baltimore-based company during a multi-million dollar funding transaction.   (Towson, MD) Bowie & Jensen recently represented a service and technology company in a complex multi-tiered transaction involving equity investment, asset based lending, and SBA guaranteed mezzanine lending to fund two acquisitions, one…

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Client Spotlight: Workforce Tactix

The Maryland Daily Record recently ran an article interviewing one of Bowie and Jensen’s clients, David Noel of Workforce Tactix.  Workforce Tactix, Inc. is an independent insurance brokerage and consulting firm in Sparks, Maryland. A recent Daily Record article interviewed David Noel, president of the Maryland Association of Health Underwriters and vice president of sales at Workforce…

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Client Spotlight: Localist

The Maryland Daily Record recently ran an article spotlighting one of Bowie and Jensen’s clients, Localist. Localist was founded by Myke Nahorniak and Nate Mook to provide an online calendar of events in every city so that local events at hole-in-the-wall places would no longer be a privileged secret of savvy socialites.    The idea evolved over time,…

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