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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: Executor

4/13/2021
What do you do when some dies? What does an executor do? That’s today’s topic with guest Rick Courtney from Courtney Elder Law Associates. https://elderlawms.com/ You can find his podcasts on the following dates: October 27th 2020, July 2nd 2019, and May 14th 2019 If you find someone has died - call the police or sheriff, or their doctor. Thank you to Elder Law Associates for this checklist. CHECKLIST THINGS TO DO WHEN A PERSON DIES Safe Deposit Box Access Procedures Suggestion: If...

Duration:00:50:51

In Legal Terms: PETA

4/6/2021
It’s been 12 months, but did you watch Tiger King on Netflix? We’re going to talk about Animal Rights and Captive Animal Law Enforcement with Brittany Peet, PETA Foundation’s Deputy General Counsel for Captive Animal Law Enforcement from PETA – People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. https://www.linkedin.com/in/brittany-peet-84763b1b/ https://www.peta.org/ Calls: Global Federation of Animal SanctuaryAssociation of Zoos and Aquariums...

Duration:00:49:14

In Legal Terms: MVLP

3/30/2021
We’re pleased to have representatives from Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project on the show today. They’ll tell us about expungements and foreclosure prevention their work with family law matters and how they have shifted to virtual clinics in light of the pandemic. https://mvlp.org/ https://mvlp.org/clinics October 29 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Stabilizing the Economy: Expungement Clinic Topics: Felony Expungement and Misdemeanor Expungement Helping low-income individuals solve legal...

Duration:00:49:25

In Legal Terms: Marijuana in Mississippi

3/23/2021
Mississippians overwhelmingly passed Initiative 65 to enable medical marijuana. What’s next? Why is the legislature working on legislation about it now? We'll learn from guest Mark Garriga, an attorney with Butler Snow. https://www.butlersnow.com/attorney/mark-garriga/ Our discussion touched on why the legislautre is involved in the issue, why the MS Supreme Court is involved, how the medical marijuana issue brough together so many different voters. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and...

Duration:00:41:46

In Legal Terms: 2020 Taxes

3/16/2021
Have you filed your taxes yet? We’re going to give you tips on filing your 2020 income taxes or give you a jump start your 2021 return. Our guest Gray Edmondson from Edmondson Sage Allen will talk about the tax laws surrounding working from home and take your questions. We’ll also give some IRS tweet tips. https://www.irs.gov/coronavirus/get-my-payment https://www.irs.gov/filing/free-file-do-your-federal-taxes-for-free Volunteer Income Tax Assistance: Northeast Mississippi United Way...

Duration:00:49:11

In Legal Terms: 2021 Legislature

3/9/2021
You may have seen her on @Issue or heard her reporting, but today you get a chance to ask MPB News legislative reporter Desare Frazier about what’s going on up at the capitol. We’re going to discuss the bills that are and aren’t going to be passed by your lawmakers. https://www.mpbonline.org/news/meet-the-team/desare-frazier/ Calls: Discussion: See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:49:33

In Legal Terms: Drones

3/2/2021
What do you know about drones? Are you involved in piloting one? Have you ever had one fly over your house while you were in the backyard? Our guests Michelle Hanlon, Co-Director of the Center for Air and Space Law and an instructor of aviation and space law, and law student Nestor Delgado will be here to answer your questions. Our experts want to work with you to find out what concerns you about drones and where think the law should go. mlhanlon@olemiss.edu...

Duration:00:48:33

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