What's New

The What’s New column summarizes recent developments in the law. Click on the areas below to review summaries of cases (since July 25, 2011) in your area of practice and link to the full opinion.

The words "Supreme Court" refer to the state Supreme Court, and citations prefaced by "Code" or "the Code" or "Section" refer to the South Carolina Code Annotated, except when used with other qualifying words.

Attorney Discipline Evidence
Administrative Law Family Law
Arbitration Insurance
Civil Procedure Jury Charge
Constitutional Law     Municipal Law 
Construction Law     Probate Law
Consumer Law Professional Responsibility
Contract Law Property Law
Corporate Law Remedies
Criminal Law Secured Transactions
Criminal Procedure Statutory Interpretation
Education Law Tax
Elder Law Tort Law
Election Law Trust Law
Employment Law Unauthorized Practice of Law  
Environmental Law  

Summaries were prepared by Allison Rock, Kathryn Mansfield and Rebecca Cyrus, and have been reviewed by Jill Rothstein, Risk Management Director for the S.C. Bar.

Member discipline
here to view a list of member discipline actions, reinstatements and resignations, since July 2011.

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