Avoiding a Car Accident: Safety Tips for Memorial Day Travel

By RP Legal | May 27, 2022

How To Help Prevent a Car Accident and Stay Safe this Memorial Day Weekend Memorial Day is a time to celebrate and gather with loved ones but is the most […]


Rikard & Protopapas Sponsors Pawmetto Lifeline’s Bark to the Park

By RP Legal | April 28, 2022

On Saturday, April 23, 2022, Rikard & Protopapas lawyers, family members, and friends participated in Pawmetto Lifeline’s spring fundraiser, Bark to the Park. Every year, more than 800 people and […]

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North Carolina Financial Advisor Accused of Operating Multimillion-Dollar Ponzi Scheme

By RP Legal | April 21, 2022

The Securities and Exchange Commission has accused a former Morgan Stanley financial advisor of running a decade-long, multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme. Shawn E. Good (CRD#: 2022168), allegedly misappropriated at least $4.8 […]


Our address has changed. Our practice hasn’t.

By RP Legal | March 22, 2022

Changes Come as Firm Continues to See Increased Growth in Business Columbia, SC — Rikard & Protopapas, a Columbia-based law firm, relocates from its downtown office to 2110 N. Beltline […]


Shocking New Study: Sexual Assault in Nursing Homes

By RP Legal | March 8, 2018

Sexual assault in nursing homes is rampant across the country and little is being done to stop it. CNN conducted an investigation into state and federal statistics and data of […]


Busy Ports, Crumbling Roads Increase the Risk for Tractor Trailer Accidents in South Carolina

By RP Legal | February 14, 2018

When a tractor trailer accident occurs, there are many factors that determine liability. If the driver is at fault, he or she may be held accountable as well as the […]


Rikard & Protopapas LLC settles medical malpractice case against Dorn VA hospital for $700,000

By RP Legal | February 11, 2018

Published by RP Legal Group February 11, 2018 Rikard & Protopapas LLC recently settled a medical malpractice wrongful death case against the Dorn VA hospital for $700,000. The case involved […]


Elder Care in South Carolina Ranks Last

By RP Legal | December 10, 2017

Published by RP Legal Group December 10, 2017 Those who have elderly loved ones are constantly faced with difficult decisions, specifically about how to best care for those they love. […]


Half of Car Crash Fatalities Occur on the Weekend

By RP Legal | September 25, 2017

Published by RP Legal Group September 25, 2017 A staggering 49% of all car crash fatalities occurred on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday according to a 2015 report from the Insurance Institute […]


11 Charged at Grand Rapids Home for Veterans

By RP Legal | July 31, 2017

Published by RP Legal Group July 31, 2017 11 Charged with Felonies in Connection with Problems at Grand Rapids Home for Veterans Felony charges have been filed in Kent County […]