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February 22, 2012

February 22, 2012

Welcome to the South Carolina Bar's E-Blast, CLE Edition! 
February 22, 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 recent 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
Civil Litigation: From Depositions to Trial and Beyond
This unique program is part of the Bar’s “Essentials Series,” specially designed to teach the skills and knowledge attorneys need to be successful in today’s competitive legal marketplace. Practitioners of all experience levels will gain from this program, which will cover important litigation issues from start to finish, including how to take and defend depositions and preserving issues for appeal.

More upcoming seminars
21st Annual Criminal Practice in South Carolina

Professionalism at the Movies, Greenville

S.C. Bar CWP and CLE Training Course, Charleston

Identifying and Handling Products Liability and Trucking Cases

You Can Get There From Here: A Roadmap to a Successful DUI Practice

Family Court Mediation Training, Greenville

Briefcase Lawyer: Essentials for Every Practitioner

On-demand, online CLE programs
It’s All a Game–Top Trial Lawyers Tackle Evidence

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

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

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

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.

Ethical Considerations When Forming a New Law Firm

Like-Kind Exchanges of Businesses and Business Interests

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.

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