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November 2, 2011

November 02, 2011

Welcome to the South Carolina Bar's E-Blast, CLE-Edition! 
November 2, 2011
E-Blast highlights upcoming activities, legal information and links to the Bar's website at
The South Carolina Bar is dedicated to advancing justice, professionalism and understanding of the law.

S.C. Bar Convention spotlight
Don’t miss the always-informative Law Firm Management seminar, "It's Not Just What You Know, and It's Not Just Who You Know...So What Else Is It? Keys to Increasing Profits in a Tough Economy,” on Saturday, Jan. 21. Why should clients choose you and your firm? What could you be doing to more fully develop your business? Explore these and other questions with Barbara Braunstein, who has worked with law firms, legal administrators and Fortune 500 companies, in this upbeat and down-to-earth seminar. To view the full agenda and a complete list of all Convention seminars, click
here. Online Convention registration is now open! Visit the Convention website for detailed information on all seminars and events. Register today!  

Law Firm Management seminar sponsor spotlight



Featured seminar
From File to Trial: Eight Keys to Success in Court and Beyond with the Hon. Marc Drummond
Litigation is about persuasion. Whether you are working to shape the viewpoint of your opponent, the judge or a jury, your success as an advocate depends on your persuasive skills. Judge Drummond will offer cutting edge persuasion tools that will help you win more cases, get better offers and gain better results for your clients.

More upcoming seminars

Interdisciplinary Family Collaborative Practice

Effective Marketing Strategies for Law Firms

Version 4.0 Boot Camp for Computer and Assisted Trial Presentations

Writing to Win: The Effective Legal Writer

2011 S.C. Family Court Bench Bar

Video Replay Special: Myrtle Beach office of Nexsen Pruet, Nov. 11
Sharpening Your Tools: A Practical Guide to Business Law Issues 
“Night Falls Fast”: Substance Abuse & Mental Health Awareness
Professionalism & Ethics: Interviews with Wade Smith and Alan Schneider

Upcoming live webcasts
Clarence Darrow: Crimes, Causes and the Courtroom

Maxims, Monarchy and Sir Thomas More

Avoiding Critical Financial Errors in Divorce Settlements

Preparing the Financial Declaration: Ethics and Best Practices

The Art of Advocacy–What Can Lawyers Learn from Actors?

On-demand, online CLE programs 
An Extraordinary Response to Extraordinary Times: Electronic Media, Personal Information and the Law Today

2011 Master-in-Equity Bench Bar

2011 Hot Tips for the Coolest Domestic Law Practitioners

Understanding Financial Statements and How They Can Be Used in the Legal Arena 
Faculty: C. Mark Bokesch, Bokesch & Tipton, LLC; Sara E. Tipton, Bokesch & Tipton, LLC

S.C. Tax Update

A full listing of more than 150 Seminars Direct Online can be found at you have any difficulty registering for these Distance Learning seminars, please e-mail or call (877) 880-1335. 

New releases
The Alimony Calculator 2011, Version 1.x by Thomas Traxler (new purchasers) 

If you are an existing user of the this software and would like to purchase the 2011 program, click

Lawyers as Employers: A Guide to S.C. Employment Law for Small Firms and Solo Practitioners
 edited by William L. Duda, Benjamin P. Glass and Michael M. Shetterly

The Fourth Amendment: A Step-by-Step Guide to Search and Seizure Jurisprudence in South Carolina
 by Melanie M. Yenovkian

Recent releases
So You Have a Judgment, Now What? by Rose D. Manos 

The S.C. Consumer Protection Code, 2011 Cumulative Supplement by Kathleen G. Smith

Coming soon
The S.C. Law of Torts, Fourth Edition by professors F. Patrick Hubbard and Robert L. Felix

After-Thanksgiving book sale will run Nov. 28-Dec. 9. Publications released within the last six months will be excluded from the sale.

Need answers to a publication question or invoice? Want to place an order by phone? Contact Kristie Haustovich at or (803) 771-0333, ext. 126.

Title Insurance in Real Estate

For a complete listing of upcoming teleseminars, visit If you have any difficulty registering for these teleseminars, please e-mail or call 1-800-694-9747.

To be added or deleted from the E-Blast mailing list, please contact Donna Oelhafen in Membership Services at or (803) 799-6653, ext. 171. 

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