The South Carolina Department of Revenue (SCDOR) recently announced that it will host a seminar about sales and use tax for the construction industry. The topics will emphasize sales, use, and local taxes, employee versus independent contractor, exemptions and exclusions, maintenance, and software concerns. The instructors will be SCDOR staff members, giving participants the opportunity to ask questions and discuss specific issues with representatives of the SCDOR’s standards.
Motley Rice, LLC, along with co-counsel Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP, and the Wilner Firm, P.A., have reached a $100 million aggregate settlement with Lorillard Tobacco Company, Philip Morris USA and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, for approximately 400 personal-injury and wrongful-death tobacco cases pending in Florida federal district court.
The web and marketing design firm Engenius recently was selected by the Greenville Chamber of Commerce as the city’s Small Business of the Month. Engenius received the award at the chamber’s monthly board meeting in recognition of the company’s rapid growth and active involvement in the Greenville community
Registration is now being accepted for ManuFest 2015, a free career fair for local high school students who are considering careers with local manufacturers.Open to students, parents and teachers, this year's event will be held on Saturday, March 28, at Souderton High School in Souderton, Pennsylvania.
Venus Group -- a textile manufacturer specializing in linens, aprons, uniforms, towels and health care items -- is investing $2.5 million to open a facility in Fort Lawn, S.C., the South Carolina Department of Commerce said Wednesday.