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  • YCRLAW is proud of Paul Garfinkel’s service on the Charleston Pro Bono Legal Services (CPBLS) board.  The City of Charleston recently honored CPBLS with a proclamation honoring their fifty years of service.

  • YCRLAW is pleased to announce that the South Carolina Board of Arbitrator and Mediator Certification has certified that Wilbur E. Johnson is approved to serve as a Circuit Court Arbitrator.

  • As of July 1, C. Michael Branham will be the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Coastal Community Foundation, Inc.  The service area is the entire coastal region of South Carolina, with approximately $245 million under management.

  • YCRLAW and its attorneys Tori Anderson, Catherine Chase, Stephanie Ramia, and Joanna Stroud recently had the opportunity to help sponsor the 2017 Women Build Project with Sea Island Habitat.  Each spring women come together for this project and spend a week building a home for a worthy family, and this year the house is going to a hardworking single mom and her children.  Attorneys Anderson, Chase, and Ramia, also had the chance to participate in the build and a great time was had by all in support of the Charleston community!

  • YCRLAW is pleased to announce that D. Jay Davis, Jr., Carol B. Ervin, and Shawn Daughtridge Wallace have been named South Carolina Super Lawyers for 2017.  Also, Brian L. Quisenberry and Matt Riddle have been named "Rising Stars" for 2017.

  • Stephanie Ramia recently spoke at an NBI seminar entitled Advanced Employment Law.  This seminar addressed two topics:  (1) NLRB Decisions Affecting Unionized and Non-Unionized Workplaces; and (2) Responding to EEOC and State Agency Charges.

  • Catherine Holland Chase recently presented at a seminar on the topic of legal ethics online and in social media.

  • Carol Ervin and Brian Quisenberry recently obtained summary judgment for their client in an employment discrimination case litigated in federal court.  The Plaintiff sued for discrimination and retaliation under federal civil rights statutes, and asserted other state law claims.  The U.S. District Judge hearing the case found in favor of the firm’s client on all causes of action.

  • Brian Quisenberry recently spoke at a seminar of business owners and human resource professionals regarding new developments with the FLSA, the ADA, and the FMLA.

  • Buster Holland was recently inducted into the SC Chapter of The National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals.  The Academy is an invitation only organization for top-tier attorney mediators and arbitrators.