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October 3, 2012

October 03, 2012

Welcome to the South Carolina Bar's E-Blast, CLE Edition! 
October 3, 2012
E-Blast highlights upcoming activities, legal information and links to the Bar's website at

New publication! 
The Law of Workers’ Compensation Insurance in South Carolina, Sixth Edition
Since its introduction in 1992, The Law of Workers’ Compensation Insurance in South Carolina has been the most thorough and scholarly resource on this technical and complex area of law in South Carolina. With research current through Dec. 31, 2011, it contains expert analysis of every major area of workers’ compensation law and practice. Written with the practicing attorney in mind, The Law of Workers’ Compensation Insurance in South Carolina, Sixth Edition is comprehensive, meticulously researched, practical and affordable.

Featured seminar
2012 Masters-in-Equity Bench/Bar
This year’s program was created to provide powerful and entertaining presentations that also allow the opportunity to network with your colleges from around the state. A highlight will be a presentation by Jim Blackburn, who will chronicle his fall from grace in a riveting story that will leave you spellbound and provide practical tools for keeping your law license where it belongs
–on your wall!

More upcoming seminars
Using Cognitive and Behavioral Techniques in Emotionally Charged Situations

SCWLA–Law Practice Diversity: Leadership, Communication and Technology

Nit, Grit and Wit: Tales and Talk on Ethics, Substance Abuse and Mental Health in the Legal Profession

How to Understand and Analyze Financial Statements for Lawyers

Fall Sporting Clays

Deposition Essentials: Strategies and Techniques

2013 S.C. Bar Convention: Make plans to attend! 
The 2013 Convention, to be held at the Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort and Spa Jan. 24-27, is shaping up to be a fun-filled weekend. Registration is open. 
Sign up today to take advantage of early bird savings!

Dollars and Uncommon Sense: Learning Cafés for Lawyers and CPAs
Key Concepts in Understanding Valuations in Probate, Domestic and Business Cases, Oct. 24, Myrtle Beach

Structuring Settlements to Maximize Your Client’s Interests
, Nov. 12, Columbia

Recent publication releases
Annotated S.C. Rules of Professional Conduct 2010 Edition by Profs. Nathan M. Crystal and Robert M. Wilcox

S.C. Rules of Procedure Annotated 2012
 by Justin S. Kahn

S.C. Evidence Handbook Annotated, Eighth Edition
 by Justin S. Kahn

Want to save some money? Purchase S.C. Rules of Procedure Annotated 2012 and S.C. Evidence Handbook Annotated, Eighth Edition together by clicking 

Service of Process in South Carolina, Third Edition
 by John S. Nichols

Masters-in-Equity and Special Referees in South Carolina, Fourth Edition
 by John S. Nichols

S.C. Case Law Update 2011
 by John S. Nichols

The S.C. Bankruptcy Practice Manual, Revised Second Edition
 by Jan M. Baker, C. Jennalyn Dalrymple and Lydia A. Eloff

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.

On-demand, online CLE programs
The Law of Workers’ Compensation in South Carolina: 2012 Update

Fundamentals in Federal Criminal Law featuring Jonathan M. Milling and S. Harrison Saunders VI

The Money is Mine! Liens and Assignments in Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation Cases featuring Stephanie N. Weissenstein

Tips to Help You in Your Practice (Client Intake)
 featuring Kevin M. Barth

Overview of the Economy and Financial Markets
 featuring Jeremy Strickler

The Top 10 Things Employers Need to Know About the Rights of Returning Veterans
 featuring Jennifer K. Dunlap and Kristen M. Baylis

Fiduciary Standards in Business Transactions

Ethics on the Receipt and Release of Confidential Information

Franchise 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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