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With the Christmas and holiday season upon us, it’s an important time for parents to be aware of their court-ordered visitation schedule. Most visitation schedules change during a major holiday, especially if the children involved are of school age. Making this time as stress-free as possible...

In 2013, the State Legislature amended South Carolina Probate Code Section 62-2-507.  Also known as the ‘revocation by divorce statute,' Section 62-2-507 revokes a testator’s will to the extent necessary to omit an ex-spouse from inheriting from the testator’s estate.  The 2013 amendment expanded the ‘revocation...

In an earlier blog about marital property, I mentioned that South Carolina is an equitable apportionment/distribution state. But before the distribution takes place, marital assets and debts must be identified. So, if you are going through a divorce (or planning for one), it is equally as...