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Attorney Tom Killoren Elected as officer of South Carolina Association for Justice’s Board of Governors

At its annual convention held virtually this month, the South Carolina Association for Justice (SCAJ) elected Harrison White, P.C. attorney Thomas A. Killoren Jr. to the office of secretary/treasurer of the 2020-2021 Board of Governors. Killoren is a long-time member… Read Full Article »

Criminal Records for College Students

At any stage in life, a criminal conviction can carry serious implications. For students, especially those in college, the implications can be magnified. One primary concern is continued enrollment at your college or university. Most schools have good behavior provisions… Read Full Article »

What can we learn from the life of the “King of the Wild Frontier?”

He was from Tennessee, not Texas. His formal education lasted only four days. He helped foil the assassination of President Andrew Jackson. And many believe he was one of the last men standing at the Battle of the Alamo. Born… Read Full Article »

Rights in a same-sex divorce

On June 26, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Obergefell v. Hodges that marriage is a fundamental right guaranteed by the Fourteenth Amendment and must therefore be afforded to same-sex couples. Consequently, all state laws banning same-sex marriage were… Read Full Article »

We remain committed to your needs during COVID-19

The Harrison White, P.C. Spartanburg office remains OPEN to our clients during the COVID-19 pandemic. We are following all appropriate social distancing and hygiene measures as we remain committed to the needs of our community. Continue reading

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Is there a penalty for violating an Executive Order?

So what is the penalty for violating an Executive Order? Section 16-7-10 of the South Carolina Code of Laws informs us that during a State of Emergency, it is unlawful to violate the Governor’s Order. Continue reading

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’Tis the season…for warm weather and motorcycles

Tis the season…warm weather and motorcycles. What could be better? The sounds, the sights, the smells. Obviously, I am talking about the sounds of loud pipes, freshly cleaned and polished motorcycles, and the smell of gas, oil and exhaust.  There’s… Read Full Article »

Let earth receive her King

The story of A Christmas Carol teaches us all a valuable lesson…and unfortunately it’s a lesson that most of us have forgotten. As we celebrate the greatest gift of all let us be more like Jesus. Continue reading

Be Thankful and Be Prepared

As we approach Thanksgiving, we should all take some time to be thankful for the many blessings of life. For me, this is a time of reflection and gratitude but it can also be a reminder to be prepared for potential unexpected events in life. Continue reading

What’s in a name? And what if you want to change it?

There are many reasons people want to change their names or the names of their children in South Carolina. Some may want to change their names after a divorce, while others may want to do so for religious reasons or simply because they dislike their current name. Continue reading