GDPR privacy updates flooding inboxes, confounding organizations in U.S.

Thank GDPR if your e-mail inbox is flooded with privacy notices from everyone from the big guys such as Twitter, Facebook and Google to small sites you’ve long since forgotten about visiting.  Thank GDPR if your organization is struggling to figure out how to comply with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation. The giants […]

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Shutt to talk about #MeToo, Pavlicek about data security at Bar seminar

COLUMBIA, SC – Burnette Shutt & McDaniel attorneys Nekki Shutt and Jax Pavlicek will talk about two timely topics today at the South Carolina Bar Employment Law Division Mid-Year Conference. The annual event updates lawyers on events in their practice area and lets them earn Continuing Legal Education Credits. Shutt will join three other lawyers […]

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Pavlicek to speak about privacy at SC Bar’s annual tech conference

COLUMBIA, SC – Willie Sutton robbed banks because that’s where the money is. Today’s cyber criminals go after businesses because that’s where the data is. That means law firms are enticing targets for data thieves. There’s lots of sensitive, valuable data that at times isn’t well protected. Burnette Shutt & McDaniel lawyer Jax Pavlicek will […]

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Burnette Shutt & McDaniel lawyer Jax Pavlicek: 3 things you should know about me

I grew up in the south—no, the OTHER south. The land of palm trees, carne asada burritos, fish tacos and home of the Padres (but not the Chargers – I’m still bitter about that). San Diego. Every time I tell folks where I’m from, they ask what brought me to Columbia, South Carolina (and why […]

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Burnette Shutt & McDaniel opens new law offices in Vista District

COLUMBIA, SC – Three experienced and skilled attorneys have come together to create Burnette Shutt & McDaniel, a forward-thinking law firm with offices in Columbia’s historic business district. Burnette Shutt & McDaniel will focus on employment law, environmental law, privacy issues and litigation. Founders M. Malissa Burnette, Nekki Shutt and Kathleen McDaniel practiced together for […]

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Pavlicek to present CLE program on human trafficking and employment law

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Jax Pavlicek will present a continuing legal education program about the interplay between human trafficking and employment laws. The session, scheduled for May 13, is part of a South Carolina Bar Continuing Legal Education Seminar called “Recent Developments in Employment and Labor Law,” part of the annual, mid-year CLE put on […]

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Pavlicek presents program covering employment issues in the LGBT community

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Burnette Shutt & McDaniel attorney Jax Pavlicek recently spoke to the South Carolina Gay and Lesbian Business Guild on LGBT employment issues. The Guild, a 23-year-old not-for-profit organization, was formed to encourage business development and networking in the LGBT community. The group holds monthly informational meetings as well as regular educational […]

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Pavlicek appointed to Columbia World Affairs Council Board

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Jax Pavlicek, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Columbia World Affairs Council. The council, a non-profit and non-partisan organization, was founded in 1993 with a goal of building a bridge between the Midlands and international communities. In addition to serving as a catalyst for building relationships, the […]

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Pavlicek helps judge Statewide Mock Trial Competition

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Attorney Jax Pavlicek was part of a four-person panel that judged the state Middle School Mock Trial Competition. The two-day event, held in Lexington County Dec. 5 and 6, culminated months of work for 12 teams from middle schools across the state. Teams of six to 16 students, from public, private, […]

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Pavlicek admitted to practice in U.S. District Court and Fourth Circuit

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA –Jax Pavlicek has been admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. The Fourth Circuit covers South Carolina, Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia, handling appeals from U.S. District Courts in those states. Pavlicek previously was admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the […]

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