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  • D. Jay Davis, Jr. and Perry M. Buckner, IV co-authored Stopping the Lawsuit Before It Starts which has been published in the February 2012 issue of the Bulletin by the South Carolina Dental Association.

  • Carol B. Ervin, a partner in the Charleston law firm Clement Rivers, LLP, has been elected to the Board of Directors of ALFA International, Global Legal Network, Inc., and named Vice Chair of the organization. ALFA International is a global network of independent business focused law firms. Founded in 1980, ALFA International is the oldest legal network and remains one of the largest and strongest. The ALFA organization is comprised of 145 member firms with 85 members in the United States and 60 members in South and Latin America, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Africa, Australia/New Zealand and throughout Asia. The ALFA reach is a broad one. In the United States, ALFA member firms maintain offices in 95 of the 100 largest metropolitan areas.

  • Federal district Judge Matthew Perry has certified a question to the South Carolina Supreme Court in a case Carol Ervin and Brian Quisenberry are handling.

  • Partner Carol Ervin and associate Brian Quisenberry recently secured a ruling from the South Carolina Supreme Court in favor of the Fairfield County School District on a certified question from the United States District Court. The South Carolina Supreme Court’s opinion overturns the Court’s prior case law regarding the tenure rights of school district administrators. The favorable result provides all school districts in South Carolina with additional flexibility in making administrative employment decisions.

  • Brian Quisenberry was recently elected to serve as a Board member of the SC Chapter of the Federal Bar Association and he currently serves as the Vice Chair of the Employment and Labor Law Substantive Law Committee for the SCDTAA.

  • Carol Ervin and Shawn Wallace have been named to the Super Lawyers list for five consecutive years, most recently for Super Lawyers 2012.

  • Jay Davis and Jim Scott recently presented seminars on litigation risk management to the South Carolina Medical Association, the Medical University of South Carolina and Roper St. Francis Healthcare

  • Jay Davis was recently appointed to the Board of Directors of the South Carolina Maritime Foundation