Tired of Unwanted Junk Faxes? The TCPA May Protect You.

Unsolicited faxes have been a thorn in the side of businesses from the first day that fax machines became a common piece of equipment in just about every office. They interrupt your work, monopolize your fax line, and they're not just a drain on...

Posted on March 21, 2017

Posted in Business Litigation

Considering Becoming a Qui Tam Whistleblower? Read This First.

When you think of someone becoming a whistleblower, you may think of famous cases like Deep Throat and Watergate in the 70's, Mark Whitacre and the price-fixing case that made national headlines in 1992, the fraud investigator who discovered...

Posted on March 17, 2017

Posted in Qui tam

Injured By a Defective Product? You Have Options in South Carolina!

When you've been injured by a defective product, it may be hard to know where to turn. Should you simply try to return the product for the money you initially paid for it, taking on the cost of medical care for your injuries by yourself? Should...

Posted on March 07, 2017

Posted in Personal Injury

My Employer Denied My Workers Compensation Claim. Can I Take Them to Court?

Although work environments are much safer than in years past, work injuries still happen. Approximately 35,000 claims are filed each year in South Carolina for work related injuries or illnesses. South Carolina's Workers Compensation law can...

Posted on February 28, 2017

Posted in Worker's Compensation

Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney in South Carolina? Here's What to Do:

Whether you've been the victim of a dog bite, your car has been damaged (or you've sustained injury) as a result of a vehicular collision involving a car, motorcycle, or tractor trailer, you or a family member has suffered due to medical...

Posted on February 20, 2017

Posted in Personal Injury

What to Do When You're the Victim of a Hit-and-Run Automobile Accident

Last week, we took a look at the numbers of totally uninsured drivers on the road in South Carolina and what that could mean for you in the case of a collision in which an uninsured driver was at fault. One thing we just barely touched on in that...

Posted on February 14, 2017

Posted in Insurance, Automobile Accident

How Many Uninsured Drivers Are There in South Carolina?

Car insurance is an essential aspect of vehicle ownership. Proof of insurance is one of the first things you'll be asked for if you're pulled over by a police officer, and we may take for granted that in case of an automobile collision that we'll...

Posted on February 07, 2017

Posted in Insurance, Automobile Accident

PTSD Related to Military Sexual Trauma: What Documents Do You Need?

We tend to think of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in terms of military service in combat — that the disorder is caused by being under direct fire, subject to IEDs and their long-term effects, or just the day-to-day stress of combat possibilities.

Posted on February 03, 2017

Posted in Veterans Affairs

Can I Receive Compensation if my Pet Was Injured or Killed?

This is a subject near and dear to just about everyone's heart — our pets and companion or service animals. Whether you have a highly-trained service animal or a household pet that you adopted for the joy and companionship that a devoted pet can...

Posted on January 27, 2017

Posted in Automobile Accident

Service-Connected PTSD and TBI Are Hard to Tell Apart. A New Study Shows Hope for the Future.

For those who have served our country in the military, even if they did not directly see combat, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (or PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBIs) may seem all too likely, if not inevitable.

The two disorders carry many...

Posted on January 20, 2017