Nexsen Pruet, PLLC

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1230 Main Street
Suite 700
Columbia, South Carolina 29201, United States
Contact: Jackie Spivey, Business Development/Communications Manager
Phone: 919-573-7437
Areas of Practice
  • Administrative Law
  • Agriculture
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law
  • Bankruptcy
  • Communications & Media Law
  • Construction Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Environmental Law
  • Family Law
  • Finance & Banking
  • Government
  • Health
  • Immigration Law
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law & Trade
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Maritime Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Real Estate
  • Science, Computers, & Tech
  • Securities Law
  • Taxation
  • Transportation
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Locations
Other U.S. Locations
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
Number of Attorneys
100+ Attorneys

All that Glimmers is Not [Insurance Agency] Gold

Diversity jurisdiction requires complete diversity among plaintiffs and defendants. While it is difficult for a defendant to remove a case with a nondiverse defendant, removal can be accomplished through the doctrine of…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Insurance

Interesting and Useful Cases in Torts and Insurance - June 2017 in the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

Nexsen Pruet attorney Marc Manos, a member of the SC Bar Torts and Insurance Practice Section Council, sheds light on a few recent cases from the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, focused in the area of Torts & Insurance…more
 /  Business Torts, Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Finance & Banking, Professional Malpractice

Recent Arrest of Utah Nurse Causes a Necessary, but Unfortunate Policy Change for the Hospital

The Incident - On July 26, 2017, multiple media sources reported a head nurse in a Utah hospital’s burn unit was arrested for refusing to allow the taking of a blood sample by a University of Utah police officer from an…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Health

Can Insurers Take Their Time? - Fourth Circuit Finds No Bad Faith for Delay in Investigating Construction Defect Claim

Construction defect claims often include coverage disputes spiced with allegations of bad faith designed to turn up the heat on the insurer. The Fourth Circuit, in its review of one such recent North Carolina case, held while…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Construction Law, Insurance

Ethics and Advertising: A compilation of North Carolina rules and opinions

This paper is a compilation of the North Carolina State Bar rules and opinions on ethics and advertising. As with all other areas governed by the North Carolina State Bar, rules change and additional opinions are handed…more
 /  Communications & Media Law

Sink or Swim – District Court Approves Removing Flood Insurance Claims to Federal Court

As hurricane season swings into full measure, the flooding of Hurricane Harvey has ravaged Texas, and Irma’s path remains uncertain, it is time to revisit the law of flood insurance…more
 /  Insurance

Stop Payment (Reporting): U.S. Office of Management and Budget Rolls Back Compensation Data Requirements

Employers can breathe a collective sigh of relief. Last week, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) announced “a review and immediate stay” of the new EEO-1 pay data requirements that were to be included in employers’ March…more
 /  Labor & Employment Law

Department of Labor Abandons Appeal of Overtime Rule

On September 5, 2017, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) asked a federal appeals court to dismiss its appeal of the court order blocking its controversial 2016 “overtime rule” from taking effect, signaling the DOL’s official…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Labor & Employment Law

Title IX Update - September 2017

Secretary DeVos is planning a major Title IX announcement on Thursday: Media reports indicate that Department of Education Secretary DeVos is planning a major announcement regarding Title IX enforcement on Thursday of this…more
 /  Civil Rights, Education

Every Dog Bite has its Day (in Federal Court)

In Lighthouse Property Insurance Corp. v. Rogers, 2017 WL 3634593, the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina considered a motion to dismiss for lack of subject matter jurisdiction in an action founded…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Insurance

Are maximum leave policies legal?

An employer has agreed to pay $2 million to resolve a disability discrimination lawsuit brought by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), according to the EEOC and court records…more
 /  Civil Rights, Labor & Employment Law

DOJ Officially Shelves Long-Planned Title III Website Regulations

In what could prove to be a mixed bag for employers, the Department of Justice (DOJ) officially has shelved once-planned website accessibility regulations under Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The…more
 /  Civil Rights, Labor & Employment Law, Science, Computers, & Technology

North Carolina Cracks Down on Employee Misclassification

Most employers are familiar with legal issues surrounding the classification of workers as employees or independent contractors. Until recently, these discussions centered primarily around the decision on how a worker should be…more
 /  Labor & Employment Law

Ripeness: A Question of Subject Matter Jurisdiction - Allied World Surplus Lines Insurance Company v. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South Carolina

Addressing a contractual requirement to exhaust Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) prior to commencing litigation, the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina chose to forge its own path, rejecting…more
 /  Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Civil Procedure, Health, Insurance

Property Tax Update - 2018 North Carolina Reappraisal Counties

Update - 9/05/17 - Anson and Avery Counties are conducting reappraisals effective as of January 1, 2018. Watauga County has delayed the next reappraisal until January 1, 2022. Real property in North Carolina must be reappraised…more
 /  Real Estate - Residential, Taxation, Real Estate - Commercial
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