An example of a dire situation is when a person is admitted into ICU. There are tracheotomies, ventilators and other harsh conditions, such as paralysis that sometimes impede a signing when a person has been admitted into this ward. Hospital signings themselves can be tricky – maneuvering around HIPPA regulations (you cannot ask hospital staff if someone has Sound Mind), navigating the halls and room structure and sequestering family members are all a part of the job.
I get posed the questions a lot, “How do I become a Notary Public?” Also, “How do I know what we’re doing today is a valid notarial act?” It’s easy to say in reply, “Consult your attorney.” Buuuuuut, did you know that there is a COMPLETE State of South Carolina Notary Public Manual easily accessible by visiting
With five boys in tow in the early evening, getting ‘Picture Day’ haircuts accomplished can appear quite difficult. A signer who previously called for notary service was ready to appear and pen all 9 of her signatures for her documents in front of a notary public.
It was the perfect situation, notary public Sonita M. Leak was headed toward Downtown Greenville and JUST passing the Spinx Pendleton location. A call rang in to the notary line regarding one signature and one stamp document. It seemed like pie in the sky. It was the quickest call and signing to go down in