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What is a Suit to Quiet Title in South Carolina?

By |June 1st, 2019|Categories: Real Estate|

When someone sells you a piece of property, you expect them to actually own the land they are selling. But, while this is usually the case, there are a number of circumstances that may lead to a person unknowingly or unintentionally selling a piece of real estate that they do not legally own.

What Authority and Duties Do Personal Representatives Have in South Carolina?

By |May 1st, 2019|Categories: Probate|

When a person dies in South Carolina, someone must take responsibility for managing his or her final affairs. That person is the deceased’s “personal representative.” A personal representative may be designated in the deceased’s will; [...]

What Do You Need to Know About Special Referees in South Carolina?

By |April 1st, 2019|Categories: Business Law, Probate|

In South Carolina, certain types of circuit court cases are not decided by a judge. Instead, these cases are referred to a master-in-equity, who “is entitled to all the benefits and subject to all the [...]

Testate vs. Intestate Estates: Why You Need a Will in South Carolina

By |March 1st, 2019|Categories: Probate|

While there are numerous reasons to prepare an estate plan, one of the simplest and most-important reasons is to make sure that you do not leave behind an “intestate estate.” To die intestate means to [...]

What You Need to Know About Special Referees in South Carolina

By |January 1st, 2019|Categories: Business Law, Probate, Real Estate|

In South Carolina, certain types of circuit court cases are not decided by a judge. Instead, these cases are referred to a master-in-equity, who “is entitled to all the benefits and subject to all the [...]