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Robin Hood of Divorce (access required)

Robin Hood

Mary-Louise Ramsdale, a prominent family law attorney in Mount Pleasant, was fighting for a woman in the midst of a highly contentious and equally complicated divorce case involving significant marital assets when the client’s bank account began to run dry. ...

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Contract – Reformation – Tort/Negligence — Underage Drinker/Driver – Auto Insurance – Civil Practice — Contribution – Non-Party Bar – Statute of Limitations (access required)

Progressive Max Insurance Co. v. Floating Caps, Inc. After an underage drinker drove his parents’ car and hit a pedestrian, the pedestrian sued only the driver and his parents, not the bar that served alcohol to the underage drinker. By the time the parties settled the lawsuit, the statute of limitations had run on the pedestrian’s claim against the bar.

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