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A Bar, an Injury, an Assault & Battery Exclusion and Coverage
  • Nexsen Pruet
  • USA
  • November 13 2018

In this space alone, there has been a plethora of cases in which coverage was denied based upon an assault and battery exclusion of a commercial


2018 South Carolina General Election Recap
  • McGuireWoods Consulting LLC
  • USA
  • November 12 2018

On Tuesday, Gov. Henry McMaster (R) was elected to his first full term, receiving 54 percent of the vote, while his opponent James Smith (D) received


Arbitration: Again Favored as a Means of Dispute Resolution
  • Nexsen Pruet
  • USA
  • November 6 2018

A recent decision of the United States District Court of South Carolina again demonstrated a liberal federal policy favoring arbitration agreements


Determination of Residency and Underinsured Coverage - Is the Legislature Watching?
  • Nexsen Pruet
  • USA
  • October 30 2018

The relationship between children and parents continues to change; it takes but a brief, informal look to see glaring examples. For instance, the


Single Business Enterprise Theory fka Amalgamation
  • Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd PA
  • USA
  • October 23 2018

Last summer, the South Carolina Supreme Court formally adopted the doctrine of amalgamation in Pertuis v. Front Roe Restaurants, Inc., 423 S.C. 640


Collateral Source Rule - Is Change Coming to South Carolina?
  • Nexsen Pruet
  • USA
  • October 23 2018

South Carolina has long recognized the common law collateral source rule. The rule provides that any compensation received by an injured party from a


A Look at Jury Charges, Directed Verdicts, Single Enterprise Theory, Election of Remedies and Setoff
  • Nexsen Pruet
  • USA
  • October 16 2018

Addressing the appeal from a construction defect case tried to a verdict, the South Carolina Court of Appeals took the opportunity to examine a number


Involuntary Bankruptcy: Creditor’s Tool to Be Used with Caution
  • Nexsen Pruet
  • USA
  • October 16 2018

If you have ever been a creditor concerned about a debtor not paying debts as they become due or paying other creditors while ignoring your demands


South Carolina Legislative Updates: SCEDA Bill and Tax Conformity Bill
  • Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP
  • USA
  • October 9 2018

On October 3, 2018, the South Carolina General Assembly overrode the gubernatorial veto of S.1043 , known as the “SCEDA Bill.” The SCEDA Bill is an


Critical Issues to a Determination of Coverage and Effective Reservation of Rights
  • Nexsen Pruet
  • USA
  • October 9 2018

Faced with cross motions for summary judgment in a declaratory judgment action seeking coverage determination, the United States District Court for