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March 14, 2012

March 14, 2012

Welcome to the South Carolina Bar's E-Blast, CLE Edition! 
March 14, 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.

Valuable resource of the week
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
This book, designed to help solo and small firms better comply with laws that likely affect their practice, will help you learn how to weave your way through the complex, time consuming and often confusing maze of employment laws impacting your workplace.

Don't miss this seminar
Briefcase Lawyer: Essentials for Every Practitioner
In conjunction with the new S.C. Bar publication, The Briefcase Lawyer: Essential Information for Every Practitioner, this seminar will cover the fundamentals of various areas of law and provide the resources needed to tackle more complex queries. Topics will include criminal law, workers' compensation, real estate, social security disability, unemployment benefits, bankruptcy, consumer law and domestic issues. Additionally, each participant will receive a copy of the new book, The Briefcase Lawyer.

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

Family Court Mediation Training, Greenville

Spring Sporting Clays

Civil Court Mediation Certification Training and Advanced Negotiation Workshop

Richland County CWP and CLE Training Course

Presenting the Family Law Case: The Essentials

On-demand, online CLE programs

21st Annual Criminal Practice in South Carolina

Ethics: Unauthorized Practice of Law
2011 S.C. Title Insurance Seminar, featuring H. Dave Whitener Jr. 

Ethics: S.C. Claims Perspective: An Exploration of Claims Scenarios and Their Impact on Real Estate Closings
2011 S.C. Title Insurance Seminar, featuring Stephen B. Brown 

Economic Development
2011 S.C. Title Insurance Seminar, featuring S.C. State Treasurer Curtis M. Loftis Jr. 

South Carolina's Insurance Market
2011 S.C. Title Insurance Seminar, featuring Gwendolyn F. McGriff

Migraine Moments
2011 S.C. Title Insurance Seminar, featuring Stephen B. Brown, Graydon V. Olive III and David L. Tedder

Commercial Confusion

2011 S.C. Title Insurance Seminar, featuring Norton B. Geddie

The Death of Seller Financing
2011 S.C. Title Insurance Seminar, featuring Teri Callen Stomski 

Publications recent releases

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

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.

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

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

Coming soon
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.


Drafting Employment Agreements

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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