Monthly Archives: July 2010

Off the edge “humor” is not defamation of a New York teen

This arose from my posting the following on my Twitter (MaxLaw843) account: “Whether Facebook posts were poor attempts at humor or something else, it was NOT a $6M defamation: http://bit.ly/d17Ix6.” An old high school friend posted back: Well, what is … Continue reading

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A quick primer on the offer of Underinsured Motorist’s Coverage in South Carolina

For a quick primer on the offer of Underinsured Motorist’s Coverage in South Carolina, just take a look at this unpublished opinion (and thus with no precedential value) from the S.C. Court of Appeals: Nolan v. Progressive Northern Insurance Company … Continue reading

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GREED: N.J. Law firm for filing involuntary bankruptcy petition against its client!

First off, greed in any one is not good and can lead to their downfall. Next, and most importantly to a lawyer like me, greed in an attorney is not good, and in my opinion can lead to ethical problems. … Continue reading

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E-mail purloining in a South Carolina case of Jennings v. Jennings

Basically, Mr. Jennings and his wife split after he admits that he has fallen in love with another woman. Wife’s daughter in law, who previously worked for Mr. Jennings, cracks into (my words, not the court’s) his office Yahoo! account. … Continue reading

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Oral contract or just another crazy (like a fox) law student?

Contracts, consideration, and acceptance of an oral contract by a law student. Continue reading

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Sanctions

Sanctions, discovery, and violations of a judge’s Order. Continue reading

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When Will The Attention Die?

Joran van der Sloot sues his prior attorney Continue reading

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