Numerous issues surrounding e-cigarettes have raised concerns in recent months about the dangers of JUUL and vaping products in general. The most widespread concern is the development of a serious respiratory condition known as “e-cigarette or vaping associated lung injury”… read more
Lake Emory Post Acute Care in Inman, SC, has been cited for failing to protect residents from sexual abuse. A nursing home resident with a “well-documented history of sexually abusive behavior” sexually abused another resident. Don’t wait. Get help for… read more
South Carolina has one of the most serious drunk driving problems of any state, according to a new report released by The Zebra, an online insurance brokerage service. Almost 30 percent of all fatal car crashes in South Carolina in… read more
Maybe you’ve seen the road workers on highways in Columbia, Charleston, Myrtle Beach and elsewhere patching potholes. The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) says it launched a pothole repair blitz in January after getting numerous recent reports of potholes… read more
Video evidence from the Veterans Victory House in Walterboro, South Carolina, shows an extended altercation between two residents while nursing home staff looked on, constituting abuse. The nursing home’s report claimed that a resident swung at another resident during mealtime… read more
The Arboretum at the Woodlands near Greenville, South Carolina, has been cited for the abuse of a resident by a nursing home staff member while providing care to the resident. Early in the morning, a resident reported to a Licensed… read more
South Carolina’s Spartanburg Hospital for Restorative Care center was cited for the failure to follow a resident’s care plan, which was designed to prevent physical harm to a resident who was a high fall risk. In order to help a… read more
Breakdown in 1:1 supervision at Poinsett Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center leads to multiple cases of physical abuse
After two instances of resident-to-resident abuse, Poinsett Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center in Greenville, South Carolina, has been cited for preventing abuse of residents. Both residents who attacked were on 1:1 supervision. Don’t wait. Get help for nursing home abuse today…. read more
NHC Healthcare in Clinton, South Carolina, has been cited for nursing home abuse after a resident suffered a fractured femur while being transferred by one staff member instead of the required two. According to the report, a Certified Nursing Assistant… read more
Magnolia Manor in Columbia, South Carolina, has been cited for abuse after multiple residents were physically attacked and verbally insulted. One Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) threw a phone and hit a resident. Another CNA punched a resident in the eye…. read more
JOYE RECOGNIZED STATEWIDESelected to the Super Lawyers' Top 10 List in South Carolina.
Each year, Super Lawyers recognizes the top lawyers in South Carolina and we are incredibly honored for Mark C. Joye to have been named one of the Top 10 Super Lawyers in South Carolina for 2016. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
Mark C. Joye is not only a highly respected personal injury attorney who handles a full spectrum of cases, from brain injuries and defective products to nursing home abuse and workers' compensation, but he is a strong advocate for positive change in his profession and community. He has also served as lead counsel in numerous cases involving victims who suffered catastrophic injuries or wrongful death through car or trucking accidents.
JOYE IN THE COMMUNITYGiving back to our area is important to us.
From our offices in Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Clinton, and Columbia, SC, we have been fighting to help people face legal challenges since 1968. Our lawyers and staff devote just as much assistance to our community as we do to our clients. We have been giving back to the local area for many years and continue to serve our neighbors through programs such as the Joye Law Firm Annual Scholarship Program and community service initiatives for our annual charitable partner of the year.