Retail and Hospitality Law

Our Practice

Areas of Practice

The Retail and Hospitality Law Practice Group at Young Clement Rivers, LLP defends and advises a wide range of consumer-oriented clients including retailers, hotels, restaurants, and shopping malls. The group provides expert counsel on matters related to:           

  • Labor and Employment
    • EEOC, ADA Compliance       
  • Workers' Compensation  
  • Premises Liability
    • Slip and Fall, Security, Trespass, Dram Shop Litigation
  • Real Estate/Leasehold Agreements
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Construction Litigation 
  • Product Liability
  • Franchising
  • Corporate Tax
  • Antitrust
  • Vendor Relationship Management

Claims handling

The group has three main goals in claims handling:

  1. assess cases early
  2. settle legitimate claims for a fair value
  3. vigorously defend those without merit

ALFA

YCRLAW is a member of ALFA International and the Retail and Hospitality Law Group participates in sophisticated seminars with companies across the country to stay abreast of a variety of industry-specific standards. From this, the attorneys learn about industry trends, strategies, and issues useful in preparing a defense strategy for clients.

Articles and Case Studies

News

Stroud Appointed to SC Bar Committee

YCRLAW is pleased to announce that Joanna Stroud has been appointed to the Wellness Committee for the South Carolina...
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Garfinkel's Recent Honor

YCRLAW is proud of Paul Garfinkel’s service on the Charleston Pro Bono Legal Services (CPBLS) board. Continue Reading »