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March 28, 2012

March 28, 2012

Welcome to the South Carolina Bar's E-Blast, CLE Edition! 
March 28, 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.

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

Valuable resource of the week
S.C. Adoption Law and Practice: A Guide for Attorneys, Certified Investigators and Families by James Fletcher Thompson
Whether you're an attorney interested in expanding your practice to include termination of parental rights and adoption or an experienced adoption attorney looking to hone your skills, S.C. Adoption Law and Practice is an invaluable resource. “Jim Thompson’s knowledge and comprehensive understanding of adoption law impressed every member of the S.C. House Judiciary and helped us formulate changes to laws that we would not have attempted without his help.” - Rep. Bruce Bannister, Greenville.

Don't miss this seminar
Presenting the Family Law Case: The Basic Essentials
This unique seminar will take you from client intake to preparation of the final order, with emphasis on both temporary and final hearings. The registration fee includes lunch with the instructors to facilitate discussion and networking with other attorneys. Attendees will leave with practical information and valuable forms that can be easily implemented in their practices. Space is limited, so sign up today!

More upcoming seminars
Briefcase Lawyer: Essentials for Every Practitioner

Spring Sporting Clays CLE: Ethics With the Judges

Family Court Mediation Training, Greenville

Civil Court Mediation Certification Training and Advanced Negotiation Workshop

Recent Developments in Employment Law

On-demand, online CLE programs
2011 N.C./S.C. Labor and Employment Law

Ethics 2011 and Technology: We Are Not in Kansas Anymore featuring Karen L. Luchka

The Landscape of Social Media−How Does it Affect Your Practice and Clients?
 featuring Allison Serafin

21st Annual Criminal Practice in South Carolina

Other 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  

Coming soon
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.


Individual Liability for Corporate Obligations: Piercing the Corporate Veil

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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