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NC House moves tort reform bill

Senate Bill 648, the NC Commerce Protection Act, was voted on by the North Carolina House of Representatives on June 25, 2014.  The bill that received House approval was significantly different from the version that came…


Obtain criminal background checks

The following are three ways that you can obtain a criminal record for an individual on a one-time basis: Contact the Clerk of Superior Court’s office for a single-county record check for yourself or others…


New 2013 Courts Costs

There will be new court costs and filing fees under the new budget passed by the General Assembly. Important changes: Motion fee assessed for filing of “notice of hearing” on a motion, not for the…


Dills settles suit with One Park Vista

The co-owner of a downtown furniture store in Winston-Salem not only has settled a lawsuit with the developer of One Park Vista but also has bought one of the condos. Jim Painter, the owner of…