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February 15, 2012

February 15, 2012

Welcome to the South Carolina Bar's E-Blast, CLE Edition! 
February 15, 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.

Publications new release
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.

Featured seminar
21st Annual Criminal Practice in South Carolina
For the 21st year, the S.C. Bar CLE Division presents the Annual Criminal Practice in South Carolina seminar. This program covers issues of interest to lawyers who practice criminal law and those who handle civil cases involving criminal issues as well. This year’s seminar will provide up-to-date information on jury instructions and offer attendees the opportunity to be among the first to purchase the new, second edition of S.C. Requests to Charge–Criminal by the Hon. Ralph King Anderson Jr.

More upcoming seminars
Health Law Symposium

It’s All a Game–Top Trial Lawyers Tackle Evidence

Professionalism at the Movies: 
Columbia, Charleston and Greenville (click a location to register)

Video replay: The Unforgiving MinuteEthics and Professionalism
SpartanburgRock Hill and Darlington (click a location to register)      

Video replay: Night Falls Fast–Substance Abuse/Mental Health Awareness   
Spartanburg, Rock Hill and Darlington (click a location to register)

On-demand, online CLE programs
In the Best Interest of the Child: The 2012 Guardian ad Litem Training and Update

Advanced IRC Section 1031 Like Kind ExchangesAvoiding Disasters and Capitalizing on Them featuring Lee D. Medinets 

Lions of the Bar featuring Mark Curriden

Everything You Need to Know About Ethics

Motor Carrier Essentials: Hours of Service featuring Michael L. Goldberg 

Technology and the Ethics Confidentiality featuring Prof. Nathan M. Crystal

Discovery of Insurance Claims Files: An Analysis of Attorney-Client and Work Product Privilege Defenses
 featuring Joseph W. Rohe and Jeffrey J. Wiseman

S.C. Tort Law Update

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

Recent releases
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. 

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

Handling Traffic Cases in South Carolina, Fifth Edition by Ronnie M. Cole, James B. Huff and Candice K. Lapham

The Briefcase Lawyer: Essential Information for Every Practitioner 

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 Issues for Lawyers Supervising Other Lawyers and Paralegals

2012 Sexual Harassment Update

Negotiating and Drafting the Purchase of Bank-Owned Commercial 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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