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HTMLContract Considerations in Dealing with Foreign Entities
David J. Garrett, Christine L. Myatt, Peter A. Santos; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
January 5, 2017, previously published on December 15, 2016
On December 14, Nexsen Pruet attorneys Peter Santos, Christy Myatt, and David Garrett led a presentation to members of the Association of Corporate Counsel Research Triangle Area.

 

HTMLSouth Carolina Court of Appeals Rules on Jury Trials and Class Action Waivers in Master Deeds
William Chase McNair, Cheryl D. Shoun; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
January 5, 2017, previously published on December 19, 2016
The South Carolina Court of Appeals has offered insight into its opinion on the issue of whether a developer may contractually create and enforce jury trial and class action waivers in a master deed. The Court’s position is good news for developers and those who represent them.[i]

 

HTMLSC Supreme Court Disciplines Lawyer for Failing to Notice Opponent with Trial Records Subpoena
R. Bruce Wallace; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
January 4, 2017, previously published on December 15, 2016
In a nearly unprecedented public disciplinary order, the South Carolina Supreme Court, on November 15, 2016, sanctioned a family court lawyer by public reprimand for failing to serve notice of a records subpoena on opposing counsel. The Disciplined Attorney argued that the rule did not require...

 

HTMLSC Court of Appeals Rules Not Every Government Action is a Taking
R. Bruce Wallace; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
January 3, 2017, previously published on December 6, 2016
The South Carolina Court of Appeals recently considered the appeal of Claude Graham and Vickie Graham against the Town of Latta, South Carolina, in the case of Graham v. Town of Latta, 789 S.E.2d 71 (S.C.Ct.App. 2016). The Grahams purchased their home in 1989. They did not have the home inspected...

 

HTMLSC Court of Appeals Rules No Compensable Taking
R. Bruce Wallace; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
January 3, 2017, previously published on December 13, 2016
The South Carolina Supreme Court, in Carolina Conv. Stores v. City of Spartanburg, Op. No. 27663 (S.C.Sup.Ct. filed August 31, 2016) (Shearouse Adv.Sh. No. 35 at 12), tackled the issue of whether a city’s SWAT response to a hostage situation constitutes inverse condemnation of a...

 

HTMLSC Court of Appeals Curbs Personal Representative Fee
R. Bruce Wallace; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
January 3, 2017, previously published on December 5, 2016
The South Carolina Court of Appeals recently handed down the decision of In Re: Estate of Marion M. Kay, Op. No. 5414 (S.C.Ct.App. Withdrawn, Substituted and Refiled Nov. 2, 2016) (Shearouse Adv.Sh. No. 42 at 28). In Kay, the Court decided an appeal arising out of the administration of an estate...

 

HTMLSC Court of Appeals Rules Against Absentee Guarantor
R. Bruce Wallace; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
December 28, 2016, previously published on December 7, 2016
On August 3, 2016, the South Carolina Court of Appeals released First South Bank v. Rosenberg, Op. No. 5437 (S.C.Ct.App. filed August, 3, 2016) (Shearouse Adv.Sh. No. 31 at 75). In First Bank, the Court of Appeals considered whether a limited power of attorney gave the attorney-in-fact the...

 

HTMLSC Supreme Court Extends Statute of Limitations in Lawyer Malpractice
R. Bruce Wallace; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
December 28, 2016, previously published on December 8, 2016
The South Carolina Supreme Court, in the case of Stokes-Craven Holding Corp. v. Robinson, Op. No. 27572 (S.C.Sup.Ct. filed May 25, 2016)(Shearouse Adv.Sh. No. 21 at 17), reversed precedent and adopted a hybrid rule for the statute of limitations defense involving legal malpractice claims....

 

HTMLSC Court of Appeals Confirms Probate Court’s Limited Partition Jurisdiction
R. Bruce Wallace; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
December 28, 2016, previously published on December 12, 2016
In Byrd v. McDonald, op. No. 5409 (S.C.Ct.App. filed June 8, 2016) (Shearouse Adv.Sh. No. 23 at 66) the S.C. Court of Appeals decided the appeal of a probate court action to determine heirs and partition real property. The probate court determined the heirs at law of the deceased original owner,...

 

HTMLDecember 1, 2016 Deadline for Compliance with new Overtime Rules is Now on Hold
David E. Dubberly; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
November 29, 2016, previously published on November 23, 2016
In a surprising decision, late Tuesday afternoon a U.S. District Court in Texas granted a nationwide preliminary injunction against implementation of the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) new overtime pay regulations until further order of the court. The regulations were scheduled to go into...

 


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