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Lance Corporal Shawn Knotts of the South Carolina Highway Patrol and attorney David Lail pose with Lance Corporal Knotts' 2024 Dram Shop Justice Award placard
A Community United Against Drunk Driving: Yarborough Applegate Participates in MADD SC 2024 Law Enforcement Recognition Dinner
May 24, 2024

We were honored to once again participate in the annual dinner and present this year’s Dram Shop Justice Award to a deserving member of law enforcement. 

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Holiday Celebrations and Social Host Liability: What You Need to Know
December 19, 2023

With the holiday party season at its peak, now is a great time to refresh on what everyone should know about safe alcohol service in South Carolina.

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Yarborough Applegate Team Walks Like MADD to Support Victims of Drunk Driving
November 1, 2023

Last weekend, Yarborough Applegate rallied in support of MADD South Carolina at the annual Lowcountry Walk Like MADD fundraiser that raises awareness and funds to eliminate drunk and drugged driving.

Yarborough Applegate Joins MADD South Carolina in Honoring Law Enforcement Officers
June 27, 2023

Attorney David Lail presented the 2023 Dram Shop Justice Award at last week’s Law Enforcement Recognition Dinner and Training Symposium.

The Importance of Safe Alcohol Service on St. Patrick’s Day
March 17, 2023

While it’s imperative that individuals refrain from intoxicated driving, licensed drinking establishments and alcohol retailers share a responsibility in keeping our roads safe. 

Attorney David Lail Presents Inaugural Dram Shop Justice Award at MADD Event
July 27, 2022

Partner David Lail established the first-ever Dram Shop Justice Award to recognize the role law enforcement plays in addressing a root cause of drunk driving— unsafe alcohol providers.

Over $4 Million Recovered in Wrongful Death and Dram Shop Settlements with Two Shem Creek Bars
June 23, 2022

Yarborough Applegate attorneys have secured more than a $4 million settlement for their client in a wrongful death and dram shop case filed on behalf of the estate of a bicyclist killed by a drunk driver on the 4th of July in 2019 in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina.

Why We Walked Like MADD on March 19
March 21, 2022

The annual event raises awareness and funds to eliminate drunk and drugged driving.

Stand Against Drunk Driving with Safe Alcohol Service on St. Patrick’s Day
March 17, 2022

When businesses commit to safe alcohol service, they play their part in keeping drunk drivers off the roads and making our communities safer.

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$9.8 Million Dram Shop Case Settled Against Drunk Driver, Shem Creek Restaurant, and Downtown Charleston Bar
February 18, 2022

After a day of drinking on Shem Creek and in downtown Charleston, our client’s intoxicated girlfriend crashed head-on into another vehicle as he slept in the back seat of the car.

Yarborough Applegate Stands with Law Enforcement Against Drunk Driving
January 31, 2022

In our pursuit of civil justice for victims of drunk driving, our firm works in partnership with local law enforcement to hold all wrongdoers accountable.

April is Alcohol Awareness Month
April 20, 2021

Our attorneys are all too familiar with the devastating effects of alcohol abuse. In recent years, our team has recovered more than $32 million dollars for victims of drunk driving.

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