September 17, 2020Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd is pleased to announce that Marshall Allen has joined as Special Counsel, based in the firm’s Charleston office.
September 15, 2020An accepting workplace reflects diversity and honors differences. Intolerance of minorities and differences continues to be evident in society and, thus, will also be present in workplaces. Businesses remain behind societal trends as a general rule.
September 14, 2020Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd is pleased to announce that Elliot Condon, an associate in the firm’s Charleston office, has graduated from the Charleston Metro Chamber’s Spring 2020 Leadership Discovery Program.
September 10, 2020Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd is pleased to announce that Rob Reibold has graduated from Leadership South Carolina. Rob is one of 47 graduates for the class of 2020.
September 01, 2020The Fourth Circuit stands alone currently as the only circuit requiring unanticipated, changed circumstances in order to modify a confirmed Chapter 13 Plan.
September 01, 2020
The sale of real property and certain other transactions in South Carolina subjects the real property to a reassessment for ad valorem property tax purposes (an “assessable transfer”). This reassessment of real property can create a significant increase in the value of the property for ad valorem property tax purposes if the property had been held by the seller for a long period of time at a much lower value.
August 31, 2020Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd is pleased to announce that Tyra McBride has joined the firm’s Columbia office as an associate and will focus her practice on commercial and financial services litigation.
August 26, 2020Automobile dealers and other businesses often employ arbitration agreements in contracts with their customers. One recurring question about these arbitration agreements is whether they permit class action arbitration or instead only allow for individual arbitration – especially where a particular arbitration agreement is silent regarding class arbitration. The difference can be significant. In a class arbitration, hundreds or thousands of claims can be adjudicated in a single proceeding, and, if an award results against the dealership or business, the size of the award naturally increases dramatically.
August 24, 2020
August 20, 2020
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd is proud to announce that Best Lawyers®, a legal peer-review guide, has selected 77 attorneys for inclusion in The 2021 Best Lawyers in America©, including eight attorneys as “Lawyer of the Year” and seven attorneys as “Ones to Watch.”