Document(s) published by this organization: 46
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|South Carolina Property Tax Assessments: Should I Appeal?|
Nexsen Pruet LLC;
November 3, 2014, previously published on October 21, 2014Understanding South Carolina's real and personal property tax structure involves a trip back to your high school algebra class.
|Tech Support - The FLSA’s Specialized Exemption|
Jimmy Byars; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
November 3, 2014, previously published on October 22, 2014The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) provides several exemptions from overtime requirements for employees whose job duties meet specific tests. Most employers are familiar with the standard “white- collar” exemptions - including the “executive” and...
|Brand Standards Are for Everyone|
Theodore P. Pearce; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
October 22, 2014, previously published on October 14, 2014Now more than ever, it is important to understand brand standards: why they are set; how they affect franchisors, franchisees, and customers; and what the boundaries of brand enforcement policies should be.
|Premises Liability 101: Business Owner Liability for Crimes on Their Property|
Paul A. Dominick, Edward M. Hughes; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
October 6, 2014, previously published on September 30, 2014The legal theory of premises liability holds property owners responsible for accidents and injuries that occur on their property. The law in this area is highly developed and can differ from state to state. Premises liability claims are wide ranging - from slip-and-fall accidents to intentional...
|Title VII at 50: What's New?|
Cherie W. Blackburn; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
September 9, 2014, previously published on September 3, 2014This summer marked the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, legislation first introduced by President John F. Kennedy in response to the growing civil rights movement. For employers, the most important component of the act is Title VII, which prohibits employment discrimination on the...
|An Update of Flow Control Jurisprudence since United Haulers|
Tommy Lavender; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
September 2, 2014, previously published on August 29, 2014Since United Haulers Association v. Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Management Authority, 550 U.S. 330, 344 (2007), most courts have upheld local flow control ordinances as constitutional under that holding. Plaintiffs in the cases since United Haulers have asserted a multitude of arguments in an...