• Governor Signs Employment At-Will Bill
  • March 25, 2004
  • Law Firm: Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. - Greenville Office
  • On March 15, 2004, South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford signed the at-will employment bill (H. 3448) into law. The statute significantly changes the legal landscape and reaffirms that the mere issuance of an employee handbook does not automatically create a contract of employment: