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Have you experienced a breach of fiduciary duty under ERISA? If you've seen irregularities in your 401(k) you should speak to an ERISA lawyer with extensive experience. Contact John Peace at the Peace Law Firm today: (864) 298-0500 A breach of fiduciary duty under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, better known as ERISA, is […]

How Long Is Long-term Disability in South Carolina

Unexpected events can happen. Injuries and illness are a part of life. Being prepared and understanding your rights can make a strenuous time in your life a little less complicated. There are several types of disability benefits available in South Carolina. Short- and long-term disability benefits are just two.  Some injuries are minor, and you […]

Who Can Be a Beneficiary on an ERISA Plan

When people set up retirement accounts, they sometimes forget to designate a beneficiary. Or perhaps they named a beneficiary, but their relationship with that person changed. A beneficiary will receive the benefits of your plan upon your death. The last thing you want is your hard-earned money to go to someone who is no longer […]

How Does Approval for Social Security Disability Affect My ERISA Long-Term Disability

Some people unexpectedly find themselves with long-term health conditions that keep them from working. When this happens, you may have some options for replacement income, including Social Security Disability Insurance and the long-term disability insurance your employer maintains that is regulated by the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA).  Perhaps you applied for […]

What Is the Statute of Limitations for Long-Term Disability ERISA Claims

When you have a long-term health condition that keeps you from working, you may feel overwhelmed by medical appointments and treatments. In addition to dealing with this life-altering situation, you may also feel confused by the different deadlines involved in filing for your employer’s long-term disability insurance.  Long-term disability insurance provides income replacement when you […]

Which Injuries Are Eligible for Compensatory Damages in South Carolina

Dealing with the aftermath of an accident is never easy, especially if you have suffered severe injuries. If another person’s wrongdoing or negligent actions caused an accident that injured you, you might be entitled to compensation. Accident-related losses can range from minimal to significant and you may be wondering how to calculate compensatory damages. Every […]

pain and suffering compensation

If someone else’s wrongdoing or negligence injures you or a loved one, you can bring a civil lawsuit to recover compensation. Generally, damages awarded in a civil suit are intended to restore an accident victim to the state they were in before the accident occurred. An accident victim may be entitled to economic and noneconomic […]

Which Injuries Are Eligible for Compensatory Damages in South Carolina

If you have been injured in a car accident, truck accident, or work-related accident, your first priority is likely going to be getting medical attention. Once you have confirmed that you are safe and your injuries have been tended to, it’s time to get serious about taking care of the legal issues you may be […]

How Is Pain and Suffering Calculated in South Carolina

Suppose you have been in a car accident or have otherwise been injured in South Carolina. You may be tallying up all your medical bills and wondering how you will recover financially. The stress may also be causing you to ask, How is pain and suffering calculated in South Carolina? Indeed, the stress of an […]

find best motorcycle accident lawyer south carolina

It is clear that there is no shortage of motorcycle enthusiasts with the millions of registered motorcyclists in South Carolina. Of course, as with any other vehicle, there is the potential for an accident.  Motorcycle accident injuries can be some of the most serious, oftentimes because of the lack of protection provided. The typical vehicle […]