To recommend experimental CBD oil in South Carolina, you must be a medical doctor or doctor of osteopathic medicine licensed by the state Board of Medical Examiners. You must practice in an academic medical center in this state and treat patients with severe forms of epilepsy. You must also be serving as either lead or sublead investigator working on a clinical research study to treat severe forms of epilepsy. Physicians complying with Julian's Law are not subject to arrest, prosecution, civil penalty or administrative sanction, including disciplinary action by professional licensing boards. Nothing prohibits physicians from applying for an Investigational New Drug Permit from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.