From what exciting things are happening at our firm to digging into the issues of current events, you’ll find the latest news here.

  • Eminent Domain: Don’t Negotiate on Your Own

    Posted: August 27, 2019 - Category: News

    As recently reported by the Charleston Post & Courier, Charleston County has revealed its $1.1B plan to widen I-526, and redesign its interchange with I-26. The plan is projected to have major impacts on many North Charleston homeowners, who run the risk of losing their houses in the path of the interstate extension. The plan is […]

  • David Lail Presents on “Dram Shop” Cases and Representing Victims of Drunk Driving

    Posted: August 23, 2019 - Category: News

    Dram shop law creates a mechanism for victims of drunk driving accidents to hold commercial servers of alcohol financially accountable for the damages caused by the unsafe service of alcohol to customers who later injure the innocent. Lail, who co-authored the book “Dram Shop Litigation: A Practice Guide”, presents on dram shop cases and representing […]

  • Yarborough Applegate at the SCAJ Annual Convention

    Posted: August 21, 2019 - Category: News

    Earlier this month, our attorneys attended the South Carolina Association for Justice’s Annual Convention in Hilton Head. The South Carolina Association for Justice (SCAJ) was founded over 50 years ago by a small group of trial lawyers with the mission of advocating for those harmed by the actions of others. As part of Yarborough Applegate’s continued […]

  • NewSpring Church Volunteer Facing New Child Sexual Abuse Charges

    Posted: August 2, 2019 - Category: News

    A Dorchester County grand jury has filed 10 new charges against Jacop Hazlett, the former NewSpring Church volunteer accused of sexually abusing children who were under his supervision at the church’s North Charleston campus. With these new charges, that stem from five new alleged victims, Hazlett now faces 24 criminal charges in Dorchester County. More information on […]

  • Using subpoenas for AI devices and smart phone data

    Posted: November 30, 2018 - Category: News Team

    In Facts & Findings’ December issue, our paralegal Amy Johnson contributed the article, “Alexa, How Did This Happen” with Vicki L. Casper, a paralegal for the restaurant management company Sizzling Platter, LLC. This fascinating article focuses on the increase in subpoenas for AI devices and data, reminding readers about the volume and depth of information […]

  • Yarborough Applegate discusses methadone and other opioids in client records

    Posted: November 15, 2018 - Category: In the Community News Team

    The National Association of Legal Assistants recently published a piece written by our own Laura Butler Peirano in their publication Facts & Findings. In the article, Laura recalls her experience at a county-run methadone clinic and rehabilitation center. There she provided methadone maintenance therapy (MMT) to clients as part of her Masters-level practicum. Later, at Yarborough […]

  • Car accident what to do

    What to Do if You’re Injured in a Car Accident

    Posted: November 5, 2018 - Category: Motor Vehicle Accidents News

    On this Monday afternoon, we’re following reports of a massive car wreck near the Cosgrove Avenue Bridge outside downtown Charleston. Authorities report that 22 vehicles were involved in the crash, hurting multiple drivers and passengers, with some folks being taken to the hospital because of their injuries. Here is what to do if you were injured […]

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