• Plaintiff Class Sues All South Carolina Coops Over Patronage Capital
  • June 25, 2010 | Authors: Jennifer N. Ide; James A. Orr
  • Law Firm: Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - Atlanta Office
  • A case recently filed in South Carolina has upped the ante in the recent spate of patronage capital suits filed against electric cooperatives. In the new case, the plaintiffs have named as defendants all South Carolina electric cooperatives (other than Edisto, which is the subject of another patronage capital suit). This Legal Alert reports on the South Carolina suit and provides an update on other patronage capital suits filed against cooperatives.