Real Men Read

Teague Campbell

Attorney Matt Marriott read to students at Wildwood Forest Elementary School on February 28, 2017, as part of “Real Men Read Day.” Matt read “Salt in His Shoes: Michael Jordan in Pursuit of a Dream” by Deloris Jordan.

Dram Shop Law (Alcohol Liability) in North Carolina: A Primer

Dayle Flammia

The Alcohol Beverage Control Commission (ABC) is a State Government Agency within the North Carolina Department of Commerce charged with providing uniform control over the sale, purchase, transportation, manufacture, consumption and possession of alcoholic beverages.  There are special risks involved in selling alcohol to the public.  The ABC Commission issues ABC permits, and works with…

North Carolina Announces New Fiduciary Relationship for Health Care Providers Independent of Physician-Patient Relationship

Teague Campbell

On January 27, 2017, in King v. Bryant, the Supreme Court of North Carolina held that health care providers now owe prospective patients a fiduciary relationship that is independent of a physician-patient relationship and can even exist prior to formation of a physician-patient relationship. What Happened In King, the plaintiff-patient presented to an ambulatory surgical center…

No One Goes Hungry

Teague Campbell

“No one goes hungry in central & eastern North Carolina.” That is the mission of the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina. The Food Bank, established in 1980, provides food for people at risk of hunger in 34 counties. In February, Teague Campbell provided volunteers to assist with projects at The Food Bank.…

Three Tips for Businesses Using Non-Competes and Non-Solicitation Agreements

Teague Campbell

In the information economy, managing employee knowledge is critical. Recent labor trends of decreasing employee tenure only heightens the importance for businesses and employers to take pro-active steps in protecting sensitive information and relationships developed in the course of business from frequent employee turnover. Regardless of industry, employment agreements such as non-competes and non-solicitation agreements…