Worried about fake bank accounts in your name?

Wells Fargo customers are still reeling from the news that fraudulent accounts may have been opened in their names without their permission. But the reality is it can happen to anyone.

from http://www.wbaltv.com/money/worried-about-fake-bank-accounts-in-your-name-heres-what-you-need-to-know/41905794

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MARC timetable to implement PTC undetermined

Installing Positive Train Control technology on Maryland’s MARC system is hitting a snag. Although state money is in place, not everyone is on board with the time table.

from http://www.wbaltv.com/news/marc-timetable-to-implement-positive-train-control-undetermined/41903522

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General counsel survey predicts more disputes

If your company or client views spending on litigation as a bad thing, which it no doubt does, Norton Rose Fulbright’s Litigation Trends Annual Survey will be quite depressing to them. It predicts an increasingly litigious environment, more regulatory disputes, more class actions, more labor disputes and more intellectual property disputes. For all its bad …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2016/09/30/general-counsel-survey-predicts-more-disputes/

Inmate death a challenge for Md., other states: How to tell victims?

Marshall Metz had served five years of a life sentence for murdering his wife when his stepson Jimmy Trout got a startling message from Maryland’s automated victim-notification service: “This e-mail is to inform you that Marshall Metz has been released from custody.” In fact, Metz had died. That’s what Trout and his wife Cindy soon …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2016/09/30/inmate-death-a-challenge-for-states-how-to-tell-victims/

Rejected Md. medical marijuana grower wants to join lawsuit

A second company that was denied a preliminary license to grow medical marijuana in Maryland is seeking to join a lawsuit challenging how the 15 potentially lucrative licenses were awarded. Maryland Cultivation and Processing filed paperwork Wednesday to jointly sue the Maryland Cannabis Commission with Green Thumb Industries Maryland, which filed a lawsuit last week …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2016/09/30/rejected-md-medical-marijuana-grower-wants-to-join-lawsuit/

Judicial Assistant

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit is accepting applications for the position of Judicial Assistant to be located in Baltimore, MD. This position is responsible for the daily operation of judicial chambers and provides administrative and clerical support to the judge. A full notice of the position including description, requirements, conditions of …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2016/09/30/judicial-assistant/

Baltimore area colleges share $750K grant to fight sexual assault

A $750,000 federal grant will help 10 Baltimore area colleges and universities beef up their response to — and efforts to prevent — sexual violence, officials announced Friday. The group of schools is known as the Baltimore Area Higher Education Coalition Against Sexual Violence. Loyola University Maryland is leading the partnership. Other members of the coalition …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2016/09/30/baltimore-area-colleges-share-750k-grant-to-fight-sexual-assualt/