Same Sex Marriage: A Recent Ruling by the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals Nullifies South Carolina’s Prohibition of Same Sex Unions

Same Sex Marriage was outlawed several years ago in South Carolina by a voter referendum. A nearly identical law from Virginia, also established by voter referendum, was struck down on July 28 by the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond. On July 28, 2014 the United States Court of Appeals in Ric...
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Divorce Mediation: How To Ensure You Reach A Settlement With Your Spouse.

Mediation is a perfect opportunity to “stop the bleeding” of divorce litigation and the opportunity should not be taken lightly.  Here are 5 things you can do to ensure that your divorce mediation leads to a successful result. South Carolina’s Court Annexed ADR Rules require all ...
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Fireworks or Independence: Know When To Pick Your Battles in a Divorce Case

Emotions run very high in a Divorce Case and couples often have a hard time deciding when to litigate and when to settle their case and move on.  Here are 4 things you can do to help you get through your divorce in a reasoned, thoughtful manner.  Have an objective sounding board.  Every divorce c...
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