Corona Virus Info

The Hilliard Law Firm office – Help us help #FlattenTheCurve!

While our office hours are the same, we will be following the guidelines of Social Distancing as much as possible.
To that end, we will be doing consultations via telephone, Skype, or Zoom.
And as always, you can call our office with questions, or regarding appointments. Thank you!

Operation of the Appellate Courts During the Coronavirus Emergency

Summary:

“The purpose of this order is to provide guidance on the continued operation of the Supreme Court of South Carolina (Supreme Court) and the South Carolina Court of Appeals (Court of Appeals) during the current coronavirus (COVID-19) emergency. As used in this order, the phrase “Appellate Court” shall refer to both the Supreme Court and the Court of Appeals. The measures contained in this order are intended to allow essential operations to continue while minimizing the risk to the public, litigants, lawyers and court employees. “
…and…
“In light of the extraordinary challenges presented by the current emergency, this Court finds it necessary to supplement and, in some situations, to alter significantly, the current practices regarding the operation of the Appellate Courts. In the event of a conflict between this order and the South Carolina Appellate Court Rules (SCACR), this order shall control.”

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