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To register for this live teleseminar, please click here About the TeleseminarMarried couples enjoy several tax benefits, but one of the offsetting downsides is joint and several liability for taxes.When one spouse is largely in control of marital finances, particularly when a family business operated in a pass-through entity is involved, the other spouse may be aware of unpaid tax liability, tax return filing issues, or other tax troubles. The “innocent” and “injured” spouse defenses are an opp...
To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here About the TeleseminarMost real estate projects are developed and owned as joint ventures, as mean of leveraging various sources and types of capital and expertise, and as a technique for mitigating risk in complex projects.Developers may seek equity or mezzanine loans from investors and long-term loans from commercial lenders.Contactors may have profit participation rights in exchange for an abatement of some fees and management of ...
To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here About the TeleseminarMost real estate projects are developed and owned as joint ventures, as mean of leveraging various sources and types of capital and expertise, and as a technique for mitigating risk in complex projects.Developers may seek equity or mezzanine loans from investors and long-term loans from commercial lenders.Contactors may have profit participation rights in exchange for an abatement of some fees and management of ...
To register for this live teleseminar, please click here About the Teleseminar Representations and warranties are a marquee feature of virtually every significant transactional document.They are particularly vital in stock and asset acquisitions, and when obtaining a commercial loan or an equity investment.The buyer, lender or investor conducts often extensive due diligence on the company but wants specific assurances about important facts about which only the company would have the best informa...
To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here About the TeleseminarThis program will provide you with a wide-ranging review of case law and other developments related to sexual harassment and discrimination claims in employment law. The program will cover growing categories of harassment claims, including those based on pregnancy, stereotyping and same-sex harassment.The program will also cover how the advent of texting and social media contribute to creating a hostile work env...
To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here About the TeleseminarThe Uniform Commercial Code underlies virtually all commercial, business and real estate transactions in one form or another.The UCC’s several components control not only secured asset-based lending, but also the exchange of promissory notes, the efficacy of investment securities, loan guaranties and credit assurances, equipment leasing and much more. The UCC is continually undergoing significant changes that ha...
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REGISTRATION FEE$290 MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 6.0 credit hours, including up to 1.0 LEPR credit hourVIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE PROGRAMThe 24th Annual Criminal Practice in South Carolina Video Replay provides you with the very best review of substantive and procedural criminal law, ethical and strategic considerations for criminal law practitioners and issues related to immigrant crime victims, witnesses and defendants.In addition to presentations from distinguished SC lawyers a...
To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here About the TeleseminarAs in every other aspect of law practice, when a law firm dissolves for whatever reason – the death or retirement of a practitioner or the decision of partners to go their separate ways – there are substantial ethical issues to be considered. These issues range from notification of clients of the dissolution of the firm to the retention or return of client files.Also, the attorneys of the dissolving firm need to...
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REGISTRATION FEE:$290 MCLE/LEPR CREDITS6.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 1.0 LEPR credit hour. VIEW THE BROCHURE ABOUT THE PROGRAMThe SC Bar-CLE Division is proud to present the 2015 Video Replay edition of one of our most popular seminars. Designed and moderated by Court of Appeals Chief Judge John Few, this innovative, powerful and practical seminar takes an insightful look at some of the thorniest evidence problems any trial lawyer or judge could face. Judge Few has brough...
To register for this live teleseminar, please click here About the Teleseminar Community living – single family homes in a larger development, condominiums as part of a single or multiple buildings, or smaller projects involving several townhouses – always involves lengthy and complex Home Owner Association agreements.For developers, these are the founding agreements of these projects, often preserving value for property owners, governing certain uses of their property, defining the services the...
To register for this live teleseminar, please click here About the TeleseminarThere are many advantages to buying the assets of a company rather than its stock, including the ability to cherry-pick the best assets and not acquire the general encumbrances of the selling entity.But direct asset purchases also multiply the complexity of the transaction.Every class of asset is subject to its own transfer rules.Real estate is governed by different rules and practices than intangible assets such as re...
To register for this live teleseminar, please click here About the TeleseminarThere are many advantages to buying the assets of a company rather than its stock, including the ability to cherry-pick the best assets and not acquire the general encumbrances of the selling entity.But direct asset purchases also multiply the complexity of the transaction.Every class of asset is subject to its own transfer rules.Real estate is governed by different rules and practices than intangible assets such as re...
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This seminar is for Paralegals (and Legal Assistants) only ALSO AVAILABLE VIA VIDEO SITES:Charleston - Charleston School of Law, 81 Mary St, Mary 101 RoomGreenville - Greenville Technical College, Buck Mickel Center, 216 South Pleasantburg Dr., Room 155B REGISTRATION: Paralegals only: $165VIEW THE BROCHUREDOWNLOAD REGISTRATION FORMABOUT THE PROGRAMThe SC Bar CLE Division is excited to present the Hot Topics in South Carolina Paralegal Practice seminar. This diverse ...
To register for this live teleseminar, please click here About the Teleseminar Virtually every form of technology lawyers’ use in their personal lives and in their law offices has significant ethical implications.Client files transmitted through WIFI – shared, wireless networks at the office, at home, or in public places – can be accessed by third parties, breaching client confidentiality.Law firm web sites or LinkedIn pages designed to highlight lawyer skills, experience and victories may unint...
To register for this live teleseminar, please click here About the TeleseminarA settlement in litigation – commercial, fiduciary, construction, or other – is only as good as the settlement agreement.The case may have stopped short of trial or stopped in the middle of trial as the parties realized that settlement was the best course of action, but preserving the informal agreement to settle places immense pressure on getting the underlying agreement right – not only settling the present dispute b...
To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here About the TeleseminarFiduciary income taxation – the taxation of grantor and non-grantor trusts, complex and simple trusts – has recently undergone a sea of change.Enactment of a new 3.8% tax on “Net Investment Income” under health care reform has added complexity to an already complex area of law.The tax treatment of trust income and accounting for distributions and expenses varies depending on the type of trust involved and how “D...
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    Circuit Court Mediation Certification Training andAdvanced Negotiation Workshop Thursday, April 23-Monday, April 27 MCLE/LEPR CREDIT40.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 3.25 LEPR credit hoursAttendance for all 40 hours is required ABOUT THE PROGRAMThis fully interactive, hands-on training will give attorneys and mental health professionals the tools needed to be an effective, ethical, certified mediator in court-connected circuit cases in South Carolina....
To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here About the Teleseminar Fiduciary income taxation – the taxation of grantor and non-grantor trusts, complex and simple trusts – has recently undergone a sea of change.Enactment of a new 3.8% tax on “Net Investment Income” under health care reform has added complexity to an already complex area of law.The tax treatment of trust income and accounting for distributions and expenses varies depending on the type of trust involved and how “...
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Concealed Weapons Permit Training & CLEGreenville, SCGet your Concealed Weapons Permit (CWP) and 2.0 hours of CLE together!ABOUT THE SEMINARThe SC Bar CLE Division is pleased to present a unique opportunity for you to earn 2.0 hours of CLE credit while also obtaining the state-mandated training necessary to obtain you South Carolina Concealed Weapons Permit. The CLE portion of the program will focus not only on the SLED requirements for a CWP but will focus upon...
To register for this live teleseminar, please click here About the Teleseminar The power of eminent domain is one of the most controversial and heavily litigated powers of the government.The purposes’ for which private property may be seized has evolved to include not only seize for a public use but seizure for a public purpose.The value of property seized (or diminished in value) depends on the nature of the taking and host of highly litigated factors.Beyond these “direct” takings, where the go...
To register for this live teleseminar, please click here About the TeleseminarThe power of eminent domain is one of the most controversial and heavily litigated powers of the government.The purposes’ for which private property may be seized has evolved to include not only seize for a public use but seizure for a public purpose.The value of property seized (or diminished in value) depends on the nature of the taking and host of highly litigated factors.Beyond these “direct” takings, where the gov...
To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here About the TeleseminarMartial agreements, whether pre- or post-nuptial in form, are intended to modify the rights a spouse may have otherwise had under law. These agreements are enforceable generally unless they are not voluntary or full disclosure was not properly provided. They are also governed under law that is separate and distinct from estate and trust laws.When clients want to use martial agreements, planners have a series of ...
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  Available via live webcast REGISTRATION FEESHealth Law Section Members: $150 Non-Section Members: $240MANDATORY CLE (MCLE/LEPR) CREDIT HOURSThis program qualifies for 6.0 MCLE credit hoursVIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE PROGRAMThe SC Bar Health Care Law Section and the CLE Division are pleased to present a vital spring seminar for those in practice focused on health care law, elder law, insurance, disability or benefits. “Hot Topics in Health Care L...
To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here About the TeleseminarEmployment investigations and litigation are ethics minefields for attorneys.The underlying matters often involve highly sensitive personnel decisions by managers, interactions between supervisors and employees, and/or disputes among employees.For attorneys, these matters involve potential conflicts of interest, confidentiality, privacy issues in investigations, all of which can have a material impact on later l...
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