Court of Appeals addresses parties’ efforts in its alimony and equitable distribution determination

September 30, 2021

The August 18, 2021, Court of Appeals opinion in Jordan v. Postell, 434 S.C. 510, 864 S.E.2d 558 (Ct. App. 2021), addresses common issues of

Hagood opinion establishes important points on transmutation and alimony

July 21, 2019

The July 17, 2019 Court of Appeals opinion in Hagood v. Hagood, 427 S.C. 642, 832 S.E.2d 609 (Ct. App, 2019), establishes important points on

Court of Appeals addresses valuation of a closely held business

November 28, 2018

The November 28, 2018 Court of Appeals opinion in Clark v. Clark, 423 S.C. 596, 815 S.E.2d 772 (Ct. App. 2018), is one more data

Hard to win the appeal when you don’t show up for trial

September 30, 2018

N.B. On January 9, 2019, the Court of Appeals issued a slightly revised opinion in this case. The September 19, 2018 Court of Appeals opinion

Smith case addresses alimony and transmutation issues

September 30, 2018

While there is nothing surprising in the September 19, 2018 Court of Appeals opinion in Smith v. Smith, 425 S.C. 119, 819 S.E.2d 769 (Ct.

Wife’s lack of corroborating evidence mostly dooms her appeal

November 2, 2016

In the Sir Arthur Conan Doyle story “Adventure of the Silver Blaze,” Sherlock Holmes deduces the identity of the thief, in part, by noting that

On the same day two separate Court of Appeals panels reverse transmutation findings

July 13, 2016

On July 13, 2016, the Court of Appeals published two opinions in which the primary issue on appeal was transmutation–the almost alchemical process by which

Husband’s lack of credibility on financial disclosure has multiple adverse consequences

March 19, 2016

The March 16, 2016 Court of Appeals opinion in Conits v. Conits, 417 S.C. 127, 789 S.E.2d 51 (Ct. App. 2016) rejects many of Husband’s allegations of