Author Archives: Cassandra Patterson

Opinion from the South Carolina Court of Appeals

On Wednesday, November 1, 2017, the South Carolina Court of Appeals published one opinion: Lollis v. Dutton, arising from a circuit court order holding that the Appellant/Respondent (Kathleen Lollis), through her late son Frank (acting as an agent), entered into binding … Continue reading

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Building the Legal Community Through Online Platforms

  By: Jessica Mantekas During a Legal Technology in Practice class at Charleston School of Law, we got the unique opportunity to listen to Greg Lambert, a well-known “Librarian/Lawyer/Knowledge Management/Competitive Analysis/Computer Programmer” and co-author of the blog, “3 Geeks and a … Continue reading

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South Carolina Supreme Court Opinion Summaries for October

In October, the South Carolina Supreme Court published three opinions of a disciplinary matter: First, in the Matter of Lisabeth Rogers, the court issued a public reprimand for violating Rules 1.7 (lawyer shall not represent client if representation involves concurrent … Continue reading

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Recognizing Banned Books Week 2017

Today ends Banned Books Week, the annual celebration of the freedom to read. When someone challenges a book, they are seeking to restrict or remove it from a library or curriculum. If a challenge to a book succeeds, it’s removed … Continue reading

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List of Important South Carolina Court Opinions

The South Carolina Lawyers Weekly compiled a list of important court opinions from South Carolina for the third quarter of 2017. The South Carolina Lawyers Weekly is available to students, faculty, and staff here. For alumni, the library subscribes to … Continue reading

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CSOL Legal Writing Professors and Fellows Volunteer

Charleston School of Law Legal Writing Professors and Fellows spent the day packing boxes of food for seniors after notice of school closing due to Hurricane Irma.

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CSOL Adjunct Professor Justin Kahn Publishes New Books

  Congratulations to CSOL Adjunct Professor Justin Kahn. The South Carolina Bar CLE published two of his newest books: South Carolina Rules Annotated 2017 and South Carolina Evidence Handbook Annotated, 12th Edition. They will be available for check out in the law library … Continue reading

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