Recent Blog Posts

Were You Injured in a Bicycle Crash?

While Maryland traffic deaths in total increased 17.3 percent from 2014 to 2015, Maryland bicyclist fatalities doubled in that same time period, according to the Capital Gazette. If you were hit by a car, bus, truck, or other motor vehicle while riding your bike, taking legal action against the negligent party should be one of… Continued

E. Coli Outbreak Personal Injury Lawsuit

The Erlanger, Kentucky food company, Dixie Dew Products, Inc., which produces a variety of sauces and nut butters, is being sued after causing dozens of food poisonings across the country. One of the 12 states affected by the outbreaks has been Maryland. Specifically, the company’s soy nut butter has found to be contaminated with E.… Continued

Maryland Car Crash Rollover Attorney

A Maryland woman was killed in a rollover traffic collision recently in Waldorf, Charles County, as reported by TheBayNet. The woman’s two children, who were in the rear seats, and both secured in child safety harnesses, were injured. While the full details of the crash are still unknown, and may never be discovered due to… Continued

A Trust Gives You Control: The Key Players in a Trust

Trusts are created to manage assets during life, transfer assets at death, and to control bequeaths to heirs so as to protect inheritances. The main word is control. Trusts allow a person to control his/her assets. If this is one of your estate planning goals, it’s time to consult with us. There are different types… Continued

The Effect Of Divorce On Your Estate Plan

by Tara Frame Shortly after you were married, you had your estate plan prepared, including your last will and testament, your power of attorney and your health care directive, which left your entire estate to your spouse and named your spouse as your power of attorney and health care agent. Since then, you have been… Continued

FAQs

I’m the personal representative in a will contest. How much is this going to cost the defense and also the plaintiff? The answer to your question depends on many factors, especially the complexity of the issues involved. Estate litigation can be very expensive to both parties. Generally, though, the contesting party pays for their attorney’s… Continued

Tara Frame voted as Leading Lawyer in Workers’ Compensation

Tara Frame is voted Leading Lawyer 2016-2017 in the area of Workers’ Compensation Law as determined by Leading Lawyers Peer Review survey forms submitted by more than 1,500 attorneys who practice law in Anne Arundel County and/or the Eastern Shore. Ms. Frame was voted Leading Lawyer in both Anne Arundel County and the Eastern Shore.… Continued

The Opioid Crisis: A Call to Action

An interesting article on the current opioid crisis and the CDC’s attempts to address it. I see the overuse of opioids treatment and prescriptions every day as a workers compensation attorney. The current prescription policy is creating alarming increases in patients addicted to pain medications. I’m not sure what the answer will be…… http://www.medval.com/2016/03/25/the-opioid-crisis-a-call-to-action/ ABOUT… Continued