Court of Appeals affirms conservator and guardian can bring separate maintenance action on an incapacitated person’s behalf

July 20, 2022

The July 20, 2022, Court of Appeals opinion in Dover v. Ball, 437 S.C. 82, 876 S.E.2d 161 (Ct. App. 2022), affirms a family court

Why file for separate maintenance when one doesn’t have grounds for divorce?

April 24, 2014

Separate maintenance is the action one files with the family court when one is no longer living with one’s spouse but one doesn’t yet have

In 3-2 decision South Carolina Supreme Court determines separation is requirement of separate maintenance action

September 20, 2011

In what is, for me, one of the most highly anticipated decisions on this year’s docket, the South Carolina Supreme Court decided on September 19,