By Jaklitsch Law Group of Jaklitsch Law Group on Sunday, September 8, 2013. Fumbling with the buttons to find a good song while driving has been linked to increased risk of crashes, but is listening to that song risky? It depends on the music, says a report to be published in the October issue of Accident Analysis & Prevention.… Read More


By Jaklitsch Law Group of Jaklitsch Law Group on Tuesday, September 3, 2013. An average of 14 children die each year in school transportation related crashes, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Safety should be a top priority for all drivers since area schools are back in session. But do you know the rules of the road?… Read More


By Jaklitsch Law Group of Jaklitsch Law Group on Sunday, August 25, 2013. Municipalities in Maryland have a duty under the Maryland Public Information Act (MPIA) to provide citizens with documents related to government activities. When it comes to speed cameras, however, some towns are maintaining a code of silence. To force them to talk, Ron Ely, head of… Read More


By Jaklitsch Law Group of Jaklitsch Law Group on Wednesday, August 14, 2013. Beginning in October, it’ll become a primary offense to talk on a cell phone while driving. Right now it’s a secondary offense, and police need another reason to pull a driver over. “It was a secondary violation, you needed a primary reason… Read More


By Jaklitsch Law Group of Jaklitsch Law Group on Thursday, July 18, 2013. Bethesda, MD: The Hearing Loss Association of America is delighted to introduce you to Jacob Landis, a 24-year old from Annapolis, Maryland, who began losing his hearing as a young boy, and who received a cochlear implant at age ten. Jacob has a… Read More


By Jaklitsch Law Group of Jaklitsch Law Group on Saturday, July 6, 2013. The University of Maryland’s College Park campus is now a smoke-free institution as of July 1. The policy, which was adopted by the Board of Regents last year, applies to everyone on campus from students and professors to visitors and contractors. Every… Read More


By Jaklitsch Law Group of Jaklitsch Law Group on Saturday, June 29, 2013. Maryland Motorists will start sending a little more money to Annapolis starting Monday. Starting July 1, the state’s excise tax will increase 3.8 cents to 27.3 cents per gallon. That increase is on top of the federal gas tax of 18.4 cents per gallon.… Read More


By Jaklitsch Law Group of Jaklitsch Law Group on Saturday, June 22, 2013. If you owe taxes and own a car or a truck in Manassas Park, look out. Because of tough economic times, regions in the greater Washington area are using different methods to try to collect back taxes from residents. Winnie O’Neal, treasurer for the City of… Read More