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A York County woman faces 14 charges related to South Carolina taxes. (Photo/DepositPhotos)
May 2, 2024

Company secretary/treasurer charged with 14 violations of South Carolina tax laws

Revenue Department warrants allege that more than $1 million of employee wages went unreported …

South Carolina company GeigTech East Bay, a maker of window shades, has been awarded $34.6 million in damages by a New York Federal jury in a case against Lutron Electronics Co. for infringing upon a window shade patent obtained by Greenville patent attorney Douglas Kim. Rendering/Kim, Lahey & Killough)
Apr 1, 2024

Company using Greenville attorney’s patent awarded $35M in infringement case

The patent for a product was obtained by a registered patent attorney in 2019.

Students at the Charleston School of Law grab a moment outdoors to talk about their studies at what the school hopes soon will be a nonprofit institution. (Photo/Charleston School of Law)
Mar 7, 2024

Association makes decision on Charleston School of Law non-profit status — what’s next

The step is a milestone in the school’s journey from financially troubled enterprise to nonprofit school …

Mar 6, 2024

New DOL Rule in Effect March 11, 2024. Is your business compliant? Don’t Pay Double for your Independent Contractors

GREENVILLE, SC – Area businesses which rely on independent contractors should note the US Department of Labor’s recently adopted a new six-factor test for determining worker classification under the Fair Labor Standards Act, which narrows the definition of who is an independent contractor. This new rule goes into effect [...]

Mar 4, 2024

Attorney Lane Cook Promoted to Partner at LawyerLisa

Irmo, SC – LAWYERLISA, an elder law and estate planning firm, is pleased to announce the promotion of Lane Cook to Partner with the firm. LawyerLisa serves clients throughout the state of South Carolina with their aging needs. Lane joined LawyerLisa in 2018 and over the years has become a vital cornerstone to the success [&hel[...]

Feb 16, 2024

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd’s Meghan Riordan Joins Project Host Board of Directors

GREENVILLE, SC – Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. is pleased to announce that Meghan Riordan was recently selected to serve on the Board of Directors for Project Host, a local nonprofit fighting food insecurity in the Greenville area through meals and education. Active in the community, Meghan currently serves on the Board of Adv[...]

The family of a man killed at a West Greenville hookah lounge and bar is suing the city of Greenville, the business owner and place of business, and the building owner for wrongful death.
Feb 13, 2024

Lawsuit filed against city, business after man was shot, killed at West Greenville bar

The plaintiffs are seeking a jury trial stemming from a Nov. 26 incident.

Feb 1, 2024

Fulton & Barr Attorney Achieves Recertification In Civil Trial Law With The National Board of Trial Advocacy

Fulton & Barr’s principal and co-founder Andrew Barr recently received his recertification as a Civil Trial advocate from the National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA). Barr’s recertification, which follows a rigorous application process and reflects more than 3 decades of service to residents of the Upstate, provides lega[...]

Jan 29, 2024

Kim, Lahey & Killough welcomes attorney Emily Bohan

Kim, Lahey & Killough Law Firm is pleased to announce the addition of attorney Emily Bohan to the firm’s Greenville, SC, office. Bohan’s law practice focuses in the areas of franchise law, business formation and organizations (including LLC’s and Partnerships), business disputes, alternative resolutions, and labor and [...]

Jan 24, 2024

Lisa Hostetler Brown Selected to Receive the Gold Compleat Lawyer Award

Irmo, SC – LAWYERLISA is pleased to announce that Certified Elder Law Attorney Lisa Hostetler Brown has been selected to receive the Gold Compleat Lawyer Award given by the University of South Carolina Joseph F. Rice School of law to recognize alumni for outstanding civic and professional accomplishments. Lisa will be presente[...]

Jan 8, 2024

Alex Murdaugh’s Colleton County property to be auctioned

The house at the center of a notorious double murder that brought national attention to the Lowcountry will go up for auction next …

Jan 5, 2024

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd Elects Four New Shareholders

COLUMBIA, SC – Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. is pleased to announce that Sterling Moose Busbee, Guy M. Dabbs IV, Ronald T. Scott and Cameo Joseph-McCollum have been elected as Shareholders in the firm. Charleston Sterling Busbee is a tax attorney with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, economic development and corporate law.[...]