Is There a Right to Publicity in SC?

Is There a Right to Publicity in SC?

Is there a right to publicity in SC? Can you sue if someone uses your likeness or your name without your permission? What happens if you come across a website that is selling a product or advertising their services and your smiling face appears on the webpage? Or,...
Does SC Have the Worst Drivers?

Does SC Have the Worst Drivers?

There is a new study that ranks SC drivers as some of the worst in the nation – we came in at second place just after Maine. According to QuoteWizard.com, SC’s bad driving statistics are largely driven by drunk drivers, and they affect the cost of automobile insurance...
Can I Sue if My Child was Hurt on Halloween?

Can I Sue if My Child was Hurt on Halloween?

Can I sue if my child was hurt on Halloween? The answer depends on how your child was hurt and who is responsible… Halloween has come and gone once again, leaving fond memories of witches, ghouls, demons, and angels traveling from door to door in laughing, fun-loving...
Does SC Have an Anti-SLAPP Law?

Does SC Have an Anti-SLAPP Law?

Stormy Daniels’ defamation claim against the President of the United States was dismissed Monday by a federal judge who granted the President’s Anti-SLAPP motion. What does that mean, and does SC have an anti-SLAPP law? Lawsuits for defamation, also called slander or...