Tag Archives: LLC

Tort/Negligence – Nuisance – Landfill Odors – Corporate – LLC – Related Entities – Punitive Damages (access required)

Babb v. Lee County Landfill SC, LLC Even though plaintiffs assert that defendants Republic Services of South Carolina, LLC and Republic Services, Inc. directly control the landfill, which is owned by defendant Lee County Landfill SC, LLC, plaintiffs have failed to show that direct liability exists in South Carolina for non-owning entities who nevertheless directly control a property.

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Taxation – Real Property – Legal Residence Tax Ratio – LLC – Single Member   (access required)

CFRE, LLC v. Greenville County Assessor Where appellant is a limited liability company (LLC) that is not taxed as a corporation, and where the LLC has only one member who herself meets all the requirements of S.C. Code Ann. ¤ 12-43-220 with respect to the LLC’s real property, the LLC is entitled to taxation at the legal residence ratio.

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Labor & Employment – Payment of Wages Act – LLC – Member Liability (access required)

Allen v. Pinnacle Healthcare Systems, LLC Where defendants Robert J. Gunn and Rick Joyce were in charge of the defendant-limited liability company’s finances and knew they were not paying employees who were still working for the LLC, Gunn and Joyce are individually liable for the plaintiff-employee’s unpaid wages. We affirm the master-in-equity’s ruling as to Robert Gunn and Rick Joyce but reverse as to Timothy Gunn, who had no authority over the LLC’s finances.

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