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When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162910ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the Teleseminar Employees have a First Amendment right to express their beliefs in the workplace, but these rights are not unbounded.Employers may impose restrictions on religious expression and activity but they are also required to accommodate religious expression.This volatile combination leaves employers in a difficult pos...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162911ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the Teleseminar  LLC and partnership interests, and stock, are often pledged as collateral to finance companies or raise funds for personal purposes. Taking and perfecting a security interest in an ownership stake involves a complex set of choices and processes under UCC Article 9 (secured transactions) and Article 8 (inves...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162912ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the Teleseminar  One of the bedrock principles of law practice is that clients are entitled to the absolute loyalty of their lawyers.Clients should not be concerned that their interests are compromised by a lawyer’s duty to other current or former clients, third parties, or by the lawyer’s own personal interests.The competi...
 When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162913ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the Teleseminar Trustees are frequently caught between rocks and hard places: The difficulty of preserving and growing the assets of a trust in risk-filled, low-return markets, on the one hand, and the rising demands or unrealistic expectations of beneficiaries, on the other hand.Trustees, whether individuals or institutio...
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   REGISTRATION FEE: $150MCLE CREDIT:This program qualifies for 6.0 MCLE credit hours.VIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE PROGRAMThe SC Bar Health Care Law Section, the SC Bar CLE Division and the SC Federal Bar Association Qui Tam Section are pleased to present a joint spring seminar focusing on federal False Claims Act (FCA) litigation and the health care industry. This seminar is designed to update you on emerging issues arising in the context of federal False Claims Act lawsuits involv...
 When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162914ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the Teleseminar  Trustees are frequently caught between rocks and hard places: The difficulty of preserving and growing the assets of a trust in risk-filled, low-return markets, on the one hand, and the rising demands or unrealistic expectations of beneficiaries, on the other hand.Trustees, whether individuals or inst...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162915ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the Teleseminar  Estate and trust planning can be an exercise in planning for the health care choice of clients – and not just elderly clients. There are sensitive issues of making life-and-death health care decisions many years in advance of when those decisions will be needed. There are equally delicate decisions about ...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162916ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the TeleseminarSubstantial ethics issues flow from the moment an attorney-client relationship is formed, whether it is formed intentionally or through inadvertence.Most engagements commence with an engagement letter, but many are formed through inadvertence when an attorney responds to unsolicited inquiries via web sites or email.Det...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162917ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the TeleseminarAdmitting a new member to an LLC or a partner to a partnership is a complex matter.Substantial voting, financial and tax consequences depend on whether the LLC or partnership is issuing a new interesting to the incoming member or the incoming member acquired his or her interest by buying it from an existing member.A lo...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 161643ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the TeleseminarThis annual ethics program will provide you with a round-table discussion of practical ethical issues important to your practice. The program will discuss a range of recent cases and disciplinary actions concerning lawyer use of technology in law practice.The program will also cover developments in conflicts of ...
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   AVAILABLE SITESCharleston School of Law, 81 Mary St., Charleston Greenville Technical College, Buck Mickel Ctr., 216 South Pleasantburg Dr., Rm. 188, GreenvilleREGISTRATION FEES:Early Bird: $240Regular: $290 (after 4/29)MCLE Credit:This program qualifies for 6.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 1.0 LEPR credit hour.This seminar also qualifies for 6.0 Employment and Labor Law Specialization credit hours.VIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE SEMINARThe SC Bar CLE Division and the SC Bar E...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 161644ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the TeleseminarThis annual ethics program will provide you with a round-table discussion of practical ethical issues important to your practice. The program will discuss a range of recent cases and disciplinary actions concerning lawyer use of technology in law practice.The program will also cover developments in conflicts of ...
  When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 161665ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the Teleseminar Lawyer ethics rules are chiefly intended to guide conduct when a lawyer acts in his or her capacity as a lawyer.But the rules do not always stop there.Lawyers can be held responsible and disciplined under ethics rules for things they do that are not in their role as lawyers.Lawyers may be disciplined und...
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REGISTRATION FEESEarly Bird: $150Regular: $200 (after May 3)MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 2.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 2.0 LEPR credit hours.VIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE SEMINARThe SC Bar CLE Division is pleased to present a special seminar by Professor Nathan Crystal in conjunction with the publication of the 2016 edition of the acclaimed Annotated South Carolina Rules of Professional Conduct. This powerful seminar highlights the significant developments...
  When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162918ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the Teleseminar This program will provide you with a roadmap to the practical process of negotiating and drafting the restructuring of a failing real estate project.The program will discuss the economics of restructuring alternatives, determining which alternatives are most viable depending on the nature of the borrower/seller...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162919ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the Teleseminar Martial separation and divorce are times fraught with emotion, but also fraught with financial decisions that have a major estate, trust and tax implications.Transfers pursuant to divorce are generally tax-free.But there are many complications, including the transfer of property over time or where the value may...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162920ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the TeleseminarRetaliations claims are commonplace in employment litigation and on the rise.Whether alleged as a standalone claim or when a substantive claim of harassment or discrimination fails, employers frequently confront claims of retaliation.But the scope of an employee’s protected conduct – whistleblower activity, requests fo...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162921ADTTo register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the TeleseminarTechnology allows lawyers far more flexibility to practice law virtually – from home or in shared settings – than ever before.No longer must they maintain freestanding offices, support staff, and libraries. Lawyers can set-up offices in their homes, communicate with clients, adversaries and the courts electronically, outsource...
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Criminal Law Practice EssentialsFriday, May 20 REGISTRATION FEESEarly Bird: $240Regular: $290 (after May 6)MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 6.0 MCLE credit hours.VIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE SERIESThis series is comprised of 9 full-day courses covering the major South Carolina practice areas, as well aslaw office management. Each course is designed and taught by experienced South Carolina practitionerswhose goal it is to provide you with basic and practical advic...
 When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 161673ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the TeleseminarParalegals are often essential for lawyers to successfully practice law.Paralegals conduct basic legal research, help review documents, prepare documents, and sometimes meet with clients.Still, they are not lawyers and not directly subject to ethics rules applicable to lawyers.But the lawyers who supervise...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162922ADT To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the Teleseminar Businesses frequently pool their resources – capital, expertise, marketing power – in joint ventures to grow in existing or new markets, leveraging their individual strengths by partnering with companies with complementary strengths.Joint ventures come in many varieties, including contractual strategic alliances, entity-base...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162923ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the TeleseminarBusinesses frequently pool their resources – capital, expertise, marketing power – in joint ventures to grow in existing or new markets, leveraging their individual strengths by partnering with companies with complementary strengths.Joint ventures come in many varieties, including contractual strategic alliances, entit...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162924ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the TeleseminarConflicts between a lawyer and client can arise in a wide range of circumstances, not only when a new client’s matter conflicts with another client’s case.Many interactions between lawyer and client are potentially conflictive.The lawyer may have a personal relationship with a client that is of a nature that imp...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162925ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the TeleseminarConflicts between a lawyer and client can arise in a wide range of circumstances, not only when a new client’s matter conflicts with another client’s case.Many interactions between lawyer and client are potentially conflictive.The lawyer may have a personal relationship with a client that is of a nature that imp...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 161656ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the Teleseminar   Ethics rules do not generally address issues of civil rights directly.But the rules do address a range of circumstances and issues that frequently overlap with civil rights concerns.The rules speak to what a lawyer may or may not do, in the course of a client mater, to embarrass or humiliate an adve...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162926ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the TeleseminarOne of the most problematic areas of trust planning is defining the distribution powers of a trustee. Drafting broad discretionary distribution powers or tightly defined powers each come with their own challenges. Broad discretionary powers are the often the source of dispute and litigation as beneficiaries chal...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162927ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the Teleseminar    Choosing the right entity for a real estate project involves consideration of sophisticated business and tax law issues. These and other factors may vary depending on the type of project – a development for resale, a long-term income property, or something else – and whether your client is an individ...
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    REGISTRATION FEES:Early Bird: $310Regular: $360 (after 5/20)MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 6.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 1.0 LEPR credit hourVIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE PROGRAMThe SC Bar-CLE Division is proud to present Environmental Law in South Carolina. This powerful seminar will feature a distinguished faculty of experienced environmental law practitioners from both the state and regulated community perspectives, and will cover the k...
  When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 161631ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the Teleseminar    Litigation often turns on the testimony of witnesses.Preparing them is a central focus of attorneys, whether witnesses are parties, fact witnesses or experts.But preparing them before their testimony or conferring with them during breaks in their testimony is full of ethical traps.Exper...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code:162928ADT  To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the TeleseminarThis annual program will provide you with a wide-ranging on important developments impacting your estate and trust planning practice. The program will provide a discussion of recent case law and IRS rulings related to documentation of major life events, such as divorce; ineffectiveness of trusts for creditor protection w...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162929ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the Teleseminar      This annual ethics review will cover a wide range of ethics developments impacting your civil litigation practice. This program will discuss the ethics of discovery in a complex world of texting, social media, email and metadata. The panel will also review current developments in the use ...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162930ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the Teleseminar This annual ethics review will cover a wide range of ethics developments impacting your civil litigation practice. This program will discuss the ethics of discovery in a complex world of texting, social media, email and metadata. The panel will also review current developments in the use of technology in litigation pr...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162931ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the Teleseminar Choice of entity is not about a single point in time.It’s about choosing the right entity for a client’s business over time – formation and capitalization, operation and growth, and perhaps eventual sale or liquidation.It’s not only about tax favorable treatment at formation but about tax (not merely federal bu...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162932ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the Teleseminar Choice of entity is not about a single point in time.It’s about choosing the right entity for a client’s business over time – formation and capitalization, operation and growth, and perhaps eventual sale or liquidation.It’s not only about tax favorable treatment at formation but about tax (not merely federal bu...
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Transactional/Corporate Practice EssentialsFriday, June 10REGISTRATION FEESEarly Bird: $240Regular: $290 (after May 27)MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 6.5 MCLE credit hours, including up to 1.0 LEPR credit hour.VIEW THE BROCHURE ABOUT THE SERIESThis series is comprised of 9 full-day courses covering the major South Carolina practice areas, as well aslaw office management. Each course is designed and taught by experienced South Carolina practitionerswhose goal it is...
Get your Concealed Weapons Permit (CWP) and 2.0 hours of CLE together!Registration Fees: $249 (includes lunch)***LIMITED TO 30 REGISTRANTS***MCLE/LEPR CREDITThis program qualifies for 2.0 MCLE credit hoursVIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE SEMINARThe South Carolina Bar CLE Division and the Richland County Sheriff’s Department are pleased to presenta unique opportunity for you to earn 2.0 hours of CLE credit, while also obtaining your South CarolinaConcealed Weapons Permit.Now in...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162933ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the TeleseminarUnderlying virtually every real estate transaction are extensive representations and warranties, generally from the seller to the buyer, or lessor to lessee about certain essential matters that cannot be independently verified.The contractual provisions ensure that the basic assumptions of the parties – that the...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162934ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the TeleseminarThe general rule is that when a buyer takes ownership of an asset it takes ownership only of the asset and not also the liabilities or other obligations of the seller, unless those other liabilities are explicitly assumed.But there plentiful exceptions to the general rule that tag the buyer with substantial liability f...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 161641ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the Teleseminar       tbd  About the Speaker        tbd Mandatory MCLE Credit Hours This seminar qualifies for 1.0 MCLE Credit Hour, including up to 1.0 LEPR Credit Hour
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162935ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the TeleseminarSmall commercial space leases – for offices, retail locations, warehouses – are unlike big leases. Tenants are much more sensitive to the cost or reviewing or drafting, and negotiating lengthy leases. The panoply of tenant use restrictions in lengthier leases tend to suffocate the ability of smaller tenants to operate ...
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    REGISTRATION FEE: $150Government Law Section Members ONLYMCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 6.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 1.0 LEPR and 1.0 SA/MH credit hourVIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE PROGRAMThe South Carolina Bar-CLE Division and the South Carolina Bar Government Law Section are proud to present the Government Law Section Mid-Year Update for 2016. This year’s seminar will include a wide array of topics to help government law practitioners stay&n...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162936ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the Teleseminar Negotiating, drafting and reviewing contracts are processes fraught with ethical issues.Negotiations sometimes require zealous advocacy, taking maximal positions versus the counter-party or, at other times, require delicacy and balance.Each circumstance raises the issue of honesty – when does boastfulness about c...
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  When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162938ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the TeleseminarThere is rarely a liquid market for the sale or exchange of ownership interests in even successful closely-held companies.Buy/sell agreements, however, create a market among the owners of a company, providing a mechanism for a shareholder or member to liquidate his or her interests in a reliable manner. The owne...
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Live at theSC Bar Conference Center1501 Park Street REGISTRATION FEES:Early Bird $160Regular $210 (after 6/8) MCLE/LEPR CreditThis program qualifies for 4.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 4.0 LEPR credit hour.VIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE PROGRAMLEAPP Trust Account School is a half-day session (4 hours) addressing mandatory accounting and record keeping requirements for client trust accounts. Participants also explore hypotheticalsbased on actual disciplinary cases...
  When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162939ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the TeleseminarThere is rarely a liquid market for the sale or exchange of ownership interests in even successful closely-held companies.Buy/sell agreements, however, create a market among the owners of a company, providing a mechanism for a shareholder or member to liquidate his or her interests in a reliable manner. The owne...
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Live at theSC Bar Conference Center1501 Park StreetREGISTRATION FEES:Early Bird: $140Regular: $190 (after 6/9) MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 3.5 MCLE credit hours, including up to 3.5 LEPR credit hour.VIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE PROGRAMLEAPP Advertising School is a half-day program (3.5 hours) outlining the restrictions and requirements of attorney advertising and solicitation, with a particular focus on new media. Participants review and analyze sample adver...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 161636ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the Teleseminar      Attorneys and clients are in a confidential relationship, one that demands the lawyer’s absolute loyalty and zealous representation of client interests.But what if the client refuses to pay his or her lawyer?At that point, the broad and categorical demands of the ethics rules run u...
   REGISTRATION FEE: $135**Limited to 20 participants**MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 1.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 1.0 LEPR and 1.0 SA/MH credit hourVIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE PROGRAMSpend a Friday afternoon kayaking the scenic Saluda River with your colleagues sponsored bythe SC Bar-CLE Division. Wellness on the Water is designed to provide insight on managing stress andpracticing mindfulness in and out of the workplace. Beth Padgett with the SC Ba...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162940ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the Teleseminar Lawyers use social media technology to collect and share information, and communicate with others, not only personally but also when acting as lawyers. Important and probative information about a case – information about jurors, witnesses or others in litigation or about a transaction – can be more easily found on soc...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162941ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, please click here   About the TeleseminarForming a new business entity may seem like an easy process of filling in a few details on a form, but in truth the process is laden with risks – tax risks and other risks.Often one of the owners of the new company wants to contribute his or her services.Depending on how the contribution is structured – what ser...
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REGISTRATION FEE: $290 MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 6.25 MCLE credit hours, including up to 3.5 LEPR credit hours and 1.0 SA/MH credit hour. This program also qualifies for 6.25 MCLE Criminal hours. VIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE PROGRAMThe Annual Criminal Practice in South Carolina seminar is back for its 25th year to provide you with the very best review of substantive and procedural criminal law, ethics and substance abuse/mental health insights for criminal...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162942ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the TeleseminarEstate planning for real estate and real estate entrepreneurs is full of special challenges.Real estate is often illiquid, sometimes hard to value, and, in recent years, extremely volatile.In addition, commercial real estate may be owned in partnership or in complex contractual relationships that make transferring it d...
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REGISTRATION FEE: $290 MCLE CREDIT:This program qualifies for 6.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 1.0 LEPR credit hour. This program also qualifies for 6.0 MCLE Civil/Criminal hours. VIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE PROGRAMDesigned 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 lawyeror judge could face. Judge Few has brought toget...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162943ADT   To register for this live teleseminar, please click here   About the TeleseminarEstate planning for real estate and real estate entrepreneurs is full of special challenges.Real estate is often illiquid, sometimes hard to value, and, in recent years, extremely volatile.In addition, commercial real estate may be owned in partnership or in complex contractual relationships that make transferring it d...
When Reporting on your SC Commission Compliance Report, please use this code: 162944ADT   To register for this live teleseminar replay, 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 confidentia...
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Thursday, July 7-Monday, July 11SC Bar Conference CenterColumbia, SCREGISTRATION FEE: $1325MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 40.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 4.0 LEPR credit hours.VIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE PROGRAMThese fully interactive, hands-on workshops will give attorneys and mental health professionals the tools needed to be an effective, ethical, certified* mediator in court-connected family cases in South Carolina.If you practice in family court or would like to...
 Turtle Point Clubhouse1 Turtle Point Lane Kiawah Island, SC 29455 REGISTRATION FEES:EARLY BIRD RATESReal Estate Section Member $395.00Non-Section Member $445.00REGULAR RATESReal Estate Section Member (After 6/24) $445.00Non-Section Member Registration (After 6/24) $495.00MCLE CREDIT:This program qualifies for 8.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 2.0 LEPR credit hours.VIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE PROGRAMJoin us for a timely and interactive discussion of development issues facing&n...
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Real Estate Practices EssentialsFriday, July 15REGISTRATION FEESEarly Bird: $240Regular: $290 (after July 1)MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 7.25 MCLE credit hoursVIEW THE BROCHURE ABOUT THE SERIESThis series is comprised of 9 full-day courses covering the major South Carolina practice areas, as well aslaw office management. Each course is designed and taught by experienced South Carolina practitionerswhose goal it is to provide you with basic and practical adv...
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Probate/Estate Planning EssentialsFriday, July 22REGISTRATION FEESEarly Bird: $240Regular: $290 (after July 8)MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 6.75 MCLE credit hours. VIEW THE BROCHURE ABOUT THE SERIESThis series is comprised of 9 full-day courses covering the major South Carolina practice areas, as well aslaw office management. Each course is designed and taught by experienced South Carolina practitionerswhose goal it is to provide you with basic and practical...
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Employment Law Practice EssentialsFriday, July 29REGISTRATION FEESEarly Bird: $240Regular: $290 (after July 15)MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 6.0 MCLE credit hours.VIEW THE BROCHURE ABOUT THE SERIESThis series is comprised of 9 full-day courses covering the major South Carolina practice areas, as well aslaw office management. Each course is designed and taught by experienced South Carolina practitionerswhose goal it is to provide you with basic and pract...
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Bridge The GapMonday, August 1Live atMidlands Technical College1260 Lexington Drive West Columbia, SC REGISTRATION FEESEarly Bird: $250Regular: $300 (after July 18) VIEW THE BROCHUREWhat is Bridge the Gap?Rule 402(c) of the South Carolina Appellate Court Rules sets forth the requirements for admission to practice law in South Carolina. Rule 402(c)(8) requires all South Carolina Bar applicants to successfully complete the Bridge the Gap program sponsored by the ...
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Consumer Law EssentialsThursday, August 11 REGISTRATION FEESEarly Bird: $240Regular: $290 (after July 28)MCLE CREDITVIEW THE BROCHURE ABOUT THE SERIESThis series is comprised of 9 full-day courses covering the major South Carolina practice areas, as well aslaw office management. Each course is designed and taught by experienced South Carolina practitionerswhose goal it is to provide you with basic and practical advice on how to handle cases in the designated ar...
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Family Law EssentialsFriday, August 12REGISTRATION FEESEarly Bird: $240Regular: $290 (after July 29)MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 6.0 MCLE credit hoursVIEW THE BROCHURE ABOUT THE SERIESThis series is comprised of 9 full-day courses covering the major South Carolina practice areas, as well aslaw office management. Each course is designed and taught by experienced South Carolina practitionerswhose goal it is to provide you with basic and practical advice on ho...
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Preparing for Mediation:Practical Tips for Lawyers and MediatorsThursday, August 18Live at theSC Bar Conference Center1501 Park Street REGISTRATION FEE: $50MCLE CREDIT:This program qualifies for 2.83 MCLE credit hours.LEVEL OF INSTRUCTION:Basic to IntermediateABOUT THE PROGRAMIn January 2016, the Supreme Court extended mandatory mediation to all 46 counties. As the focus in civil litigation moves from trial preparation to mediation preparation, lawyers are finding that mediation requir...
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Workers' Compensation Essentials  (This program is for Essentials Committee members ONLY!)Thursday, August 19REGISTRATION FEESEarly Bird: $240Regular: $290 (after July 1)MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 7.0 MLCE credit hoursABOUT THE SERIESThe South Carolina Supreme Court’s Bridge the Gap program is a one-day seminar and is a requirementfor admission to practice law in South Carolina. Once admitted to practice in South Carolina, Bridge theGap covers your MCLE requirement...
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Thursday, August 25-Monday, August 29Live at theSC Bar Conference Center1501 Park Street REGISTRATION FEE: $1325MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 40.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 4.0 LEPR credit hours.VIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE PROGRAMSThese fully interactive, hands-on workshops 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.If you practice...
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Personal Injury Practice EssentialsThursday, September 8REGISTRATION FEESEarly Bird: $240Regular: $290 (after August 25)MCLE CREDITVIEW THE BROCHURE ABOUT THE SERIESThis series is comprised of 9 full-day courses covering the major South Carolina practice areas, as well aslaw office management. Each course is designed and taught by experienced South Carolina practitionerswhose goal it is to provide you with basic and practical advice on how to handle cases in the des...
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2016 PROBATE BENCH BARLive at theSC Bar Conference Center1501 Park StreetAVAILABLE SITESAnderson University, The Center of Excellence, 200 Bleckley St., Rm. 112, AndersonCharleston School of Law, 81 Mary St., Rm. 101, CharlestonFlorence Southeastern Institute of Manufacturing & Tech, 1951 Pisgah Rd., Rm. 249, FlorenceGreenville Technical College, Buck Mickel Ctr., 216 South Pleasantburg Dr., Rm. 135, GreenvilleGreenwood Co...
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Friday, September 16Columbia MetropolitanConvention Center REGISTRATION FEES:Early Bird:Solo & Small Firm Section Member: $240Non-Section Member: $290Non-Bar Member: $165Regular Rates (after 9/2):Solo & Small Firm Section Member: $290Non-Section Member: $340Non-Bar Member: $215Student: $50Non-Bar Members must create a new account to register. Create a new account here and follow the instructions carefully. Once your account is s...
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CURRENT ISSUES FACING LAW FIRM LEADERSLive at theSC Bar Conference Center1501 Park StreetREGISTRATION FEE: $195MCLE CREDIT HOURS**More details to follow** If you have a disability, please call ahead to let us know how we may accommodate your needs.All registrations must be pre-paid.All registrations must include a credit card numberCancellation & Refund Policy: Refunds, less $25 administrative fee, will be made for cancellations received in writing to the CLE Re...
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LEAPP TRUST ACCOUNT SCHOOLLive at theSC Bar Conference Center1501 Park Street REGISTRATION FEES:Early Bird $160Regular $210 (after 9/13) MCLE/LEPR CreditThis program qualifies for 4.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 4.0 LEPR credit hour.ABOUT THE PROGRAMLEAPP Trust Account School is a half-day session (4 hours) addressing mandatory accounting and record keeping requirements for client trust accounts. Participants also explore hypotheticalsbased on actual discipli...
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LEAPP ADVERTISING SCHOOLLive at theSC Bar Conference Center1501 Park StreetREGISTRATION FEES:Early Bird: $140Regular: $190 (after 9/13) MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 3.5 MCLE credit hours, including up to 3.5 LEPR credit hour.ABOUT THE PROGRAMLEAPP Advertising School is a half-day program (3.5 hours) outlining the restrictions and requirements of attorney advertising and solicitation, with a particular focus on new media. Participants review and analyze samp...
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 LEAPP ETHICS SCHOOLLive at theSC Bar Conference Center1501 Park StreetREGISTRATION FEES:LIMITED to 24 attendees Early Bird: $240Regular: $290 (after 9/14)MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 5.75 MCLE/LEPR credit hoursABOUT THE PROGRAMThe Legal Ethics and Practice Program (LEAPP) is a collaborative effort between the Office of Disciplinary Counsel to the Supreme Court of South Carolina and the Professional Responsibility Committee and CLE Division of the South Carolina...
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LEAPP: Law Office Management EssentialsThursday, September 29REGISTRATION FEESEarly Bird: $240Regular: $290 (after September 15)MCLE CREDITVIEW THE BROCHURE ABOUT THE SERIESThis series is comprised of 9 full-day courses covering the major South Carolina practice areas, as well aslaw office management. Each course is designed and taught by experienced South Carolina practitionerswhose goal it is to provide you with basic and practical advice on how to handle cases in...
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Thursday, November 3-Monday, November 7Live at theSC Bar Conference Center1501 Park Street REGISTRATION FEE: $1325MCLE CREDITThis program qualifies for 40.0 MCLE credit hours, including up to 4.0 LEPR credit hours.VIEW THE BROCHUREABOUT THE PROGRAMSThese fully interactive, hands-on workshops 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.If you practi...
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