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MD CFMA Webinar: Legislative Updates with Bowie & Jensen and Lobbyist from Tabuteau

Join the Maryland Chapter of CFMA for a Legislative Updates Webinar with Bowie & Jensen and Lobbyist from Tabuteau on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. EDT. This webinar will highlight important legislative and executive updates that will directly impact the construction industry. The presenters, including Bowie & Jensen’s own Matt…

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Brent Clemmens Joins Bowie & Jensen

Bowie & Jensen, LLC is pleased to announce that Brent Clemmens has joined the firm as an associate attorney in the Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Tax Law department. Mr. Clemmens’s practice focuses on the area of entity formation, corporate governance, debt and equity financing, and mergers and acquisitions matters.  Mr. Clemmens served as Assistant…

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Bowie & Jensen Lawyers Recognized by The Best Lawyers in America® 2021

We are pleased to announce that several of our Partners were recognized by The Best Lawyers in America® for 2021. Best Lawyers is a prestigious peer-reviewed recognition that is widely regarded as one of the best legal rating services in the nation. Member Mark Jensen also received “Lawyer of the Year” for 2021 for Business…

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Esworthy Quoted in Daily Record Regarding Pugh Investigation

With new information about Mayor Catherine Pugh’s book deals with nonprofits and businesses coming to light daily, and with one investigation already underway, Baltimore attorneys cautioned that it was unclear what, if any, laws may have been violated and that Pugh enjoys the presumption of innocence. Now on a leave of absence, Pugh is currently…

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“Paid-if-Paid” v. “Paid-When-Paid” Clauses

On May 24, 2018, the Court of Appeals of Maryland filed its decision in Young Electrical Contractors, Inc. v. Dustin Construction, Inc. In its decision, the Court of Appeals analyzed a Subcontract under Virginia law to determine whether the payment provisions in the Subcontract were “paid-if-paid” or “paidwhen-paid” provisions. The Circuit Court held that a…

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Maryland Legislature 2018 Summary for Contractors

General Contractor Liability for Unpaid Wages An employee of subcontractors or sub-subcontractor can sue the general contractors for unpaid wages. The general contractor is now responsible for ensuring that subcontractors are paying employees. The subcontractor must indemnify the general contractor for unpaid wages. Procurement – Architectural Services and Engineering Services – Reciprocal Preference The legislation…

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