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email: legalterms@mpbonline.org In Legal Terms, hosted by Professor Richard Gershon from the University of Mississippi School of Law with some of Mississippi's top legal leaders and experts as guests, airs Tuesday mornings at 10 am central on MPB Think Radio and on mpbonline.org Have you ever wanted to know the definition of a legal term? Do you find yourself wondering what your rights are when it comes to your property, marriage, or health? If you answered yes to one of those questions, In Legal Terms is the show for you. Tune in and learn more about your legal rights and how the law affects your day to day life. The show is set to consistently provide thought-provoking commentary and opinions on legal topics, whether local or national. Court trials, U.S. Supreme Court arguments, hearings, and other timely legal topics are all covered on In Legal Terms. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

email: legalterms@mpbonline.org In Legal Terms, hosted by Professor Richard Gershon from the University of Mississippi School of Law with some of Mississippi's top legal leaders and experts as guests, airs Tuesday mornings at 10 am central on MPB Think Radio and on mpbonline.org Have you ever wanted to know the definition of a legal term? Do you find yourself wondering what your rights are when it comes to your property, marriage, or health? If you answered yes to one of those questions, In Legal Terms is the show for you. Tune in and learn more about your legal rights and how the law affects your day to day life. The show is set to consistently provide thought-provoking commentary and opinions on legal topics, whether local or national. Court trials, U.S. Supreme Court arguments, hearings, and other timely legal topics are all covered on In Legal Terms. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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Jackson, MS

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email: legalterms@mpbonline.org In Legal Terms, hosted by Professor Richard Gershon from the University of Mississippi School of Law with some of Mississippi's top legal leaders and experts as guests, airs Tuesday mornings at 10 am central on MPB Think Radio and on mpbonline.org Have you ever wanted to know the definition of a legal term? Do you find yourself wondering what your rights are when it comes to your property, marriage, or health? If you answered yes to one of those questions, In Legal Terms is the show for you. Tune in and learn more about your legal rights and how the law affects your day to day life. The show is set to consistently provide thought-provoking commentary and opinions on legal topics, whether local or national. Court trials, U.S. Supreme Court arguments, hearings, and other timely legal topics are all covered on In Legal Terms. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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English

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6014326364


Episodes

In Legal Terms: Advanced Healthcare Directives

2/23/2021
Guest: attorney Kelly Kyle from Kyle Wynn & Associates http://www.kyle-wynn.com/ Calls: Past podcasts with Kelly Kyle 3/27/2018 titled Avoiding Probate and 3/5/2019 Wills and Probate also 11/26/2019 Revocable Trusts most recenly 3/31/2020 Medical Directives If you’d like some reading material, our guest is a co-author of How to Protect Your Family's Assets from Devastating Nursing Home Costs: Medicaid Secrets, the Mississippi Edition See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out...

Duration:00:50:08

In Legal Terms: Bail

2/9/2021
Guest: André de Gruy, State Defender Additional information: Mississippi Bail Fund...

Duration:00:49:39

In Legal Terms: TikTok and Memes

2/2/2021
Guest: Associate Dean Stacey Lantagne from the University of Mississippi School of Law author of “Famous on the Internet: The Spectrum of Internet Memes and the Legal Challenge of Evolving Methods of Communication.” How to protect your intellectual Property? Listen and find out. {an idea is NOT able to be copywriten} Calls: Bernie Sanders' inauguration mittens help raise $1.8 million for charity : Brendan Smialowski, a photographer with Getty Images, captured the image of Sanders. The...

Duration:00:49:44

In Legal Terms: Cycling and Insurance

1/26/2021
Guest: Baskin Jones from Jones Law Firm https://injuredinmississippi.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/baskinjonesattorney Suggestion: READ THE DECLAIRATIONS PAGE OF YOUR INSURANCE FOR UNINSURED OR UNDERINSURED MOTORIST COVERAGE Our show discussed: Calls...

Duration:00:49:49

In Legal Terms: Ethics and Professionalism

1/19/2021
Guest: Professor Patrick Longan, Chair in Ethics and Professionalism from Mercer University School of Law https://law.mercer.edu/academics/centers/clep/ Discussed: The Ideal Lawyer: Ways Attorneys Get Into Trouble: Ethics attorneys hopeful COVID-19 will prompt changes in remote working rules Thousands of Lawyers, Law Students Push to Disbar Cruz, Hawley Discipline Them: Lawyers Want Ethics Charges Against AGs Behind Election Challenge See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out...

Duration:00:50:43

In Legal Terms: Asylum and Immigration

1/13/2021
Guests: Amelia McGowan and Max Meyers from the Mississippi Center for Justice to discuss Immigration and answer questions. To contact the MS Center for Justice: For the Jackson office call: (601) 352-2269. For the Biloxi office call: (228) 435-7284. To reach the Indianola office call: (662) 887-6570. Their website mscenterforjustice.org/contact/ also has a form to fill out to reach them. DACA Contact form:...

Duration:00:49:40

In Legal Terms: UPM Law and True Crime Books Encore

1/5/2021
A repeat broadcast from 08/04/2020 Guest: University Press of Mississippi’s Courtney McCreary, Publicity and Promotions Manager discussing their law and true crime books https://www.upress.state.ms.us/ Books...

Duration:00:47:36

In Legal Terms: Home Office

12/22/2020
Can I deduct home office expenses while I'm working from home? It depends. The short answer is, probably not. If you work full-time for someone else, you're out of luck. "Employees who receive a paycheck or a W-2 exclusively from an employer are not eligible for the deduction, even if they are currently working from home," the IRS noted last month. https://www.cnn.com/2020/10/19/success/wfh-home-office-tax-deduction/index.html The people most likely to be eligible to claim the home office...

Duration:00:48:25

In Legal Terms: More Housing

12/15/2020
Our topic is housing at the end of the 2020 pandemic year with Will Bedwell and John Jopling from the MS Center for Justice. https://mscenterforjustice.org/about/ On April 21st of 2020, In Legal Terms discussed Housing at the beginning of the pandemic with Will Bedwell and MS Center for Justice CEO Vangela Wade. http://inlegalterms.mpbonline.org/episodes/in-legal-terms-housing-with-ms-center-for-justice Justice.gov has information on the Fair Housing Act. The MS Center for Justice has...

Duration:00:48:48

In Legal Terms: Administrative Law

12/8/2020
Our guest, attorney Francis Springer from the Springer Law Firm, discusses Administrative or Regulatory Law. https://www.springerlawoffice.com/ Discussion: Email concerning name change Department of Enviromental Quality requirements Agencies presumed to be correct Courts list four conditions for agency rulings to be reversed: See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:49:04

In Legal Terms: SLAPP

12/1/2020
Guest: attorney Marc Chamberlain from the Butler Snow law firm https://www.butlersnow.com/attorney/marc-chamberlain/ We discuss strategic lawsuits against public participation. Learn more here: https://www.iadclaw.org/assets/1/17/Business_Litigation_March_2020.pdf See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:41:30

In Legal Terms: Gun Rights

11/24/2020
Guest: Attorney Reed Martz from Freeland Martz https://freelandmartz.com/reed-martz/ To find state laws about gun rights: https://midsouthgunlawyer.com/welcome-to-the-website-for-the-midsouth-gun-lawyer/ or https://www.handgunlaw.us/ Calls concerned: See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:48:24

In Legal Terms: Real Estate Law

11/17/2020
Guest: Terry Little from Harper Little https://www.harperlittlelaw.com/ Real Estate Closings were discussed before the calls came in. Calls concerned: Email about gain in property value Listen to Money Talks discuss real estate investment: http://moneytalks.mpbonline.org/episodes/money-talks-real-estate-investment See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:48:32

In Legal Terms: Statutes

11/10/2020
We begin the show discussing weird state laws https://www.usatoday.com/list/news/nation-now/weirdest-laws-every-state/53ad0541-3518-4432-adc4-0fec193d389e/ Statutes, Court ruleings, administrative regulations Mississippi Teacher Strike Statute https://law.justia.com/codes/mississippi/2013/title-37/chapter-9/in-general/section-37-9-75/ Canons of Construction https://www.law.uh.edu/faculty/adjunct/dstevenson/2018Spring/CANONS%20OF%20CONSTRUCTION.pdf See acast.com/privacy for privacy and...

Duration:00:46:53

In Legal Terms: Election Day 2020

11/3/2020
Election Day! MS Elections Answerline: 1-800-829-6786 MS Elections Fraud Hotline: 1-800-829-6786 https://www.sos.ms.gov/Elections-Voting/Pages/Contact-Us.aspx To see a sample ballot for your street address, go to yallvote.ms. This will take you to the MS Sec of State’s website. Scroll down to Poling place locator. Type in your address. Your address should pop up, along with your poling place, and your Circuit Clerk’s name and phone number. Below that is what is on YOUR ballot. Everyone...

Duration:00:49:06

In Legal Terms: Special Needs Law

10/27/2020
Guest: Richard Courtney from Courtney Elder Law Associates https://elderlawms.com/ When planning for your own or someone else's disability: P P P P P: People - who needs to be in control "after" P: Place - where do you desire the person to live P: Paper - documents - trusts, medical directives, etc P: Professional guidence - this isn't a DIY project See Mr. Courtney's website for free information https://elderlawms.com/frequently-asked-questions/ For attoneys: A Lawyer's Gudie to...

Duration:00:47:44

In Legal Terms: Elections Commissioner

10/20/2020
Guest for the show: Toni Johnson, Hinds County Election Commissioner - Chair Information about the HINDS County Election Commission http://www.hindscountyms.com/elected-offices/election-commission More Information from the Secretary of State's website: Yallvote.ms Check to see if you are registered to vote here Locate your polling place and see your sample ballot here Update your name and address here Step by step Absentee Voter Guide COVI-19 FAQ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and...

Duration:00:34:07

In Legal Terms: Flowers v Mississippi

10/13/2020
Guests for In Legal Terms: Jonathan AbramMississippi prosecutors will not retry Hogan Lovells client Curtis Flowers following Supreme Court decision and six trialsAsscociate Dean Tucker Carrington,https://innocenceproject.olemiss.edu/Curtis Flowers’ Conviction Overturned!Henderson Hill, Noted North Carolina attorney to join Curtis Flowers' defense teamRobert McDuffhttps://mscenterforjustice.org/curtis-flowers/ Atticus Finch with a Laptop Curtis Flowers was tried for murder six times in...

Duration:00:49:49

In Legal Terms: Initiative 65 and Alternative 65A

10/6/2020
The cover art IS the ballot measure that will appear on the November 3rd, 2020 General Election Ballot in Mississippi. Along with regular hosts Professor Richard Gershon from the University of Mississippi School of Law and MPB's Liz Gill, guests for the show included: Hannah Shirley Mecham Law Firm, Andy Taggert Taggert Rimes and Graham, and Ed Langton MS Board of Health Additional information: For Initiative 65: https://www.medicalmarijuana2020.com/ Against Initiative 65:...

Duration:00:48:11

In Legal Terms: LTG Hosemann and the 2020 Legislative Session

9/29/2020
Our guest, Lieutenant Governor, Delbert Hosemann talked about his role in Mississippi government, how an idea becomes a law, and about important legislation passed in 2020. Calls: See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:49:31