Second Circuit Establishes New Test As To Whether Unpaid Interns Are Employees

In Glatt v. Fox Searchlight Pictures, Inc. , 791 F.3d 376 (2d Cir. 2015), the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit was asked to decide in a case of first impression when an individual qualifies as an unpaid intern or a paid employee under the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”). To answer […]

Malpractice Attorney Paul Weber Selected for Best Lawyers 2016

ANNAPOLIS MD – August 17, 2015 Hyatt & Weber, a full service law firm, today announced that Paul J. Weber has been selected for inclusion in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.® The annual Best Lawyers directory identifies attorneys who are considered by their peers to be outstanding in a particular practice […]

Compensation for Spinal Cord Injuryies Depends Upon Area of Impact

Individuals suffering from a spinal cord injury know that the location of the injury site can mean the difference between being completely dependent upon others for care and retaining some degree of independence. Assessing the type of the spinal cord injury and its effect on a patient is a crucial component in determining the compensation […]

Proper Seat Belt Use Reduces the Risk of Auto Injuries

Texting and driving, drinking and driving, reckless driving – with so many distractions, commuters are well aware of the risk of a car accident. And they know that seat belts are vitally important. Not only can they save the lives of drivers and passengers, they also protect users from sustaining serious injury as a result […]

Slip and Fall Actions

A slip and fall action is a lawsuit filed by a personal injury lawyer on behalf of someone who has sustained bodily injury on someone else’s property. Slip and fall actions are more commonly referred to as personal injury lawsuits or complaints. There are certain elements that must be present for an attorney to file […]