Dram Shop Liability in South Carolina: Does Hosting a Party Make You Liable for Alcohol-Related Accidents?
Bars and Social Hosts Beware! Learn about dram shop liability in South Carolina and how it affects social hosts and bars that serve alcohol to intoxicated minors or individuals who cause accidents.
What are Loss of Consortium Damages? How do you put a price tag on the loss of affection? It’s impossible, really. And yet, we have to try. When an accident or the negligence of another person deprives your family of what’s most important in life – affection, quality time, and the expression of love – […]
Former Tenants of Allen Benedict Court May File Individual Claims in 2019 Evacuation (Press Release)
A Richland County judge has denied the request of two former tenants of Allen Benedict Court to certify a lawsuit as a class action, according to Proffitt & Cox law firm which represents the two tenants. The ruling means that former tenants must file individual claims against Columbia Housing Authority if they wish to seek […]
UPDATE: As mentioned in The State, the Proffitt & Cox, LLP law firm is currently gathering individual claims to be filed against the Columbia Housing Authority and several dozen former residents have already joined their fight against CHA. Imagine being suddenly forced out of your home due to safety concerns, finding yourself burdened with escalating rental […]
If you were a former tenant of Allen Benedict Court, you may be entitled to monetary damages from the Columbia Housing Authority for their negligence and failure to provide safe and habitable housing. However, you will need to act quickly and individually to pursue your claim, as the court has denied the request to proceed as a class action lawsuit.
If you’ve been injured in an accident that wasn’t your fault, seeking compensation can be a daunting task. Hiring a qualified and experienced injury attorney is crucial for getting the best outcome for your case. Here are five things to consider when choosing the right lawyer for you.
When shopping for car insurance, there are key factors to consider beyond just finding the cheapest rate. Understanding these factors will help you make an informed decision and ensure that you have adequate coverage when you need it most.
Whether you are the dog owner or the victim of an aggressive pet, you may be wondering what to do next. In addition to administering first aid, and making sure that everyone is safe and the dog is kept far away from others in the meantime, you’ll want to understand the law in South Carolina and how it holds owners accountable for their pets’ actions.
In this article, we will look at five vital things for medical malpractice victims and their families to know about the legal process for bringing a claim, including time limits, potential damages, procedural barriers, potentially responsible parties in medical malpractice cases, and tips on selecting a medical malpractice law firm.
A car accident is something that almost everyone experiences at some point in their lives, regardless of how good a driver they are. Even if you’re the best driver in the world, you can’t predict every other motorist’s behavior on the road. What you can control is how you and your family recover from the unexpected.