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January 11, 2012

January 11, 2012

Welcome to the South Carolina Bar's E-Blast, CLE-Edition! 
January 11, 2012
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.

Publication new release
The S.C. Law of Torts, Fourth Edition by Profs. F. Patrick Hubbard and Robert L. Felix
The fourth edition has been substantially revised to include recent changes in the law as well as new textual analysis to provide a more extensive and up-to-date reference. This edition includes research current through June 30, 2011.

Featured seminar
Guardian ad Litem Training and Update
This year’s Guardian ad Litem training is designed to provide insight into issues in child custody and practical pointers on best practices. It will feature well-received CLE presenters from across South Carolina who will discuss topics including the role of religion in custody determinations, how a parent’s homosexuality affects custody and whether a child’s morbid obesity can be considered child abuse.
Register today!

More upcoming seminars
Everything You Need to Know About Ethics 

Lions of the Bar

Advanced IRC Section 1031 Like Kind Exchanges–Avoiding Disasters and Capitalizing on Them

Layin' Down the Law

Fraud Against the Government and Whistleblower Actions


N.C./S.C. Labor and Employment Law Video Replay

The S.C. LLC: New and Current Drafting, Planning, Taxation, Litigation, Securities and Related Considerations

Health Law Symposium

On-demand, online CLE programs 
Dissecting QDROs featuring Emily A. Johnson

Getting What Your Expert Needs--Discovery Requests and Tactics to Assist Your Expert Witness featuring J. Benjamin Stevens 

Dollars and Sense in Family Court

Avoiding Critical Financial Errors in Divorce Settlements
 featuring Emily A. Johnson

From File to Trial: Eight Keys to Success in Court and Beyond featuring Mark Drummond

Recent releases

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 

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

Coming soon

S.C. Limited Liability Companies and Limited Liability Partnerships, Fourth Edition by Scott Y. Barnes, Prof. James R. Burkhard, Joseph D. Clark, Richard C. Handel, Burnet R. Maybank III, Prof. Martin C. McWilliams Jr. and David A. Merline Jr.

S.C. Requests to Charge–Criminal, Second Edition
by the Hon. Ralph King Anderson Jr.

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 or (803) 771-0333, ext. 126.

Ethics on the Receipt and Release of Confidential Information

Bridging the Valuation Gap: “Earnouts” and Other Techniques

Real Estate Finance in a World with Tight Credit and Less Leverage

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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