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Representing Your Client in Federal Court, a CLE resource

If you’re considering representing clients in federal court and need a refresher, look no further. The source Representing Your Client in Federal Court, by the National Business Institute is a quick guide that can lead you in the right direction. … Continue reading

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September 3, 2014 South Carolina Court of Appeals published opinion

State Department of Social Services v Massey The family court denied Massey’s request for a merits hearing on abuse allegations on the ground that the children had been in foster care more than eighteen months and terminated her parental rights. … Continue reading

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May 30, 2014 South Carolina Court of Appeals published opinion

Palms v The School District of Greeneville County Following complaints from another parent that Palms’ son’s certain class grades at his previous school had been inflated, District recalculated and lowered the son’s GPA and class ranking. Palms sued seeking an … Continue reading

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July 3, 2013 South Carolina Supreme Court published opinions

Ex Parte TLC Laser Eye Centers, LLC (In Re Hollman v Wolfson) The trial court issued a protective order in connection with discovery in the Hollman v Wolfson case. After all claims against Center were settled in a different suit … Continue reading

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May 29, 2013 South Carolina Supreme Court published opinions

Shirley’s Iron Works, Inc. v City of Union Shirley’s was a subcontractor on a building contract with Union. After the contractor failed to pay Shirley’s’ it sued Union for breach of contract relying on the Subcontractors’ and Suppliers’ Payment Protection … Continue reading

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January 22, 2013 United States Supreme Court opinion

Sebelius v Auburn Regional Medical Center Auburn and several other hospitals sought to increase their reimbursement for Medicare beneficiaries under a court decision holding that the Department of Health and Human Services had failed to consider all relevant data in … Continue reading

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January 16, 2013 South Carolina Supreme Court published opinions

In the Matter of Charles V.B. Cushman Cushman was a city prosecutor. He allowed certain defendants to have their cases dismissed in exchange for a donation to a city “drug fund’. The chief Justice of South Carolina ordered all unauthorized … Continue reading

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