December 14, 2011
December 12, 2011
Welcome to the South Carolina Bar's E-Blast, CLE-Edition!
December 14, 2011
E-Blast highlights upcoming activities, legal information and links to the Bar's website at www.scbar.org.
The South Carolina Bar is dedicated to advancing justice, professionalism and understanding of the law.
Only one day left for early bird Convention registration!
The early bird gets the worm–and a great price on Convention registration! Register by Thursday, Dec. 15, to get early bird pricing on the 2012 S.C. Bar Convention. To view the full agenda and a complete list of all Convention seminars, click here.
Convention sponsor spotlight
Callison Tighe & Robinson, LLC
Motor Carrier Claims: From Wreck to Trial
This powerful and practical program will guide attendees through preliminary accident investigation, case evaluation and settlement proposal strategy. Get insightful tips on taking critical depositions and defending the target defendant, as well as a roadmap for opening statements and critical information on the CDL manual, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and Rules of the Road. If you litigate motor carrier cases, as either a plaintiff or defense attorney, this is a seminar you cannot afford to miss.
More upcoming seminars
S.C. Tort Law Update
Everything You Need to Know About Ethics
Lions of the Bar
Advanced IRC Section 1031 Like Kind Exchanges–Avoiding Disasters and Capitalizing on Them
Guardian ad Litem Training and Update
Fraud Against the Government and Whistleblower Actions
S.C. Bar and The Ritter Academy offer e-discovery training
The S.C. Bar and The Ritter Academy announce that S.C. Bar members have the opportunity to enroll in The Ritter Academy's online, self-paced training course on the complex and challenging field of electronic discovery. Bar members have the option of either enrolling for unlimited access to all of the Academy's courses at an annual cost of $489 ($1,199 after Jan. 15, 2012), or enrolling in the “S.C. Six-Pack,” which allows a lawyer to obtain a package of six hours of self-paced CLE for $329 (through March 1, 2012). For more information or to register, click here.
On-demand, online CLE programs
Social Media/Networking co-sponsored by the Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company
2011 Case Law Update co-sponsored by the Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company
Current Events in Real Estate co-sponsored by the Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company
Title Certifications: Nuts and Bolts co-sponsored by the Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company
Results-Effective Arbitrations within a Budget
S.C. Construction Law Update: Cases, Legislation, Trends and Developments
The Courage of a Lawyer
Examining the Scheduling Expert: A Short and Practical Approach to the Use and Abuse of Scheduling Experts in Construction Management and Litigation
Unique Contractor Financial Statement: Account Principles Essential for the Construction Attorney
The Grievance Process
What's for Lunch needs your help!
Over the last year, attorneys Gibbs B. Leaphart and Daniel W. Hayes have been researching lunch spots throughout the state for the upcoming CLE publication, What's for Lunch? The Attorney's Field Guide to Dining in South Carolina. Now they need your help! Click here to review the preliminary list of suggested lunch spots and share your opinions of the places you have experienced. Good or bad, if you have a suggestion we missed, we want to hear from you. Each Bar member who e-mails a review to firstname.lastname@example.org by Jan. 10 will be automatically entered in a drawing for a free copy of What's for Lunch? The Attorney's Field Guide to Dining in South Carolina.
The Alimony Calculator 2011, Version 1.0 by Thomas Traxler (new purchasers)
If you are an existing user of this software and would like to purchase the 2011 program, click here.
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
The S.C. Law of Torts, Fourth Edition by Professors F. Patrick Hubbard and Robert L. Felix
Attending the 2012 Bar Convention? Visit the publications booth for a special book sale.
Need answers to a publication or invoice question? Want to place an order by phone? Contact Kristie Haustovich at email@example.com or (803) 771-0333, ext. 126.
2011 FMLA Update
Ethics for Supervising Attorneys
Asset Protection Strategies for Real Estate
Tax Efficient Methods of Getting Money out of a Business
For a complete listing of upcoming teleseminars, visit www.scbar.org/teleseminars. If you have any difficulty registering for these teleseminars, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com or (803) 799-6653, ext. 171.