Author Archives: David Donovan

Paralegal, law clerk fees proper in attorney fee award


Family courts in South Carolina are not prohibited from awarding fees incurred by paralegals and law clerks in its award of attorneys’ fees in divorces cases, the state’s Court of Appeals has ruled. The court’s March 16 decision upheld a ...

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From BigLaw to big dreams


Renowned LEGO artist Nathan Sawaya on why art is essential For anyone who spent their childhood building make-believe worlds out of Lego bricks, the creations of artist Nathan Sawaya are awe-inspiring. Each work in “The Art of The Brick,” an ...

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State takes steps to protect seniors from scams


Urban legend has it that the infamous bank robber Willie Sutton, when asked why he robbed banks, pithily replied, “Because that’s where the money is.” Sutton later denied ever saying that, but there’s no denying the logic behind the quip. ...

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