Resource Center

Stein Sperling shares this library of resources with clients and friends of the firm to help them stay ahead of legal and business developments and trends. Here, you will find helpful tips and tools written by our attorneys and relevant to our areas of practice. If you have any questions about the content available in the resource center, please contact us.

The purpose of a Sperm Donor Agreement is, most often, to clearly identify that, although the sperm donor is the biological father, he is not the child’s legal parent and he intends to sever all rights and responsibilities of parenthood including visitation, access, decision-making and child support.

Read more - Sperm Donor Agreements: Why You Need One Even When Using a Known Donor

How does the Probate process begin? What are Letters of Administration? How much will Probate fees cost? We answer these and other frequently asked questions about the Maryland Probate Process in this helpful resource. 

Read more - Estate Planning FAQs: Maryland Probate

Missteps, such as misclassification of employees and paying workers "on salary," can lead to claims against companies from current and former employees.

Read more - Wage Laws in Maryland, D.C. and Virginia: Common Issues

This final post in a series about Paying Medical Bills Post-Accident creates a Roadmap through our region offering tips for paying accident-related medical bills around the Beltway, through Virginia then Maryland then D.C.

Read more - Paying Medical Bills Post-Accident: A Roadmap through VA, MD and DC

Claims filed for unpaid wages, also known as “Wage and Hour” cases, are on the rise. Employers must pay attention to and comply with these regulations since the laws are complex and provide for significant penalties for any violations both through government actions and private lawsuits. These FAQs cover some of the main issues of which employers need to be aware. 

Read more - FAQs about Wage Laws in Maryland, D.C. and Virginia