“It’s Not Just Bathrooms” or “What the Heck Just Happened in North Carolina?”

March 25th, 2016 | Posted in Annexation Law, Employment law, Law for Non-lawyers, Municipal Law

What Happened? News has exploded across North Carolina and the county regarding a broad new law that the North Carolina legislature passed. It occurred in a special session and in less than 12 hours with almost no notice until it was done. The new law is the Public Facilities Privacy and Security Act, officially titled …Read More

Oak Island Annexation

September 15th, 2008 | Posted in Annexation Law

Annexation issues are a niche speciality of my partner, Wes Hodges.  He has just been hired to fight an annexation attempt by the town of Oak Island.  He fought sucessfully against the town in a similar attempt a few years ago, taking that case up to the North Carolina Supreme Court.  I’ll try to pick …Read More