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In Legal Terms

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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. In Legal Terms is hosted by some of Mississippi's top legal leaders and experts. 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. Get the answers you’ve been searching for Tuesday mornings at 10 on MPB Think Radio.

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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. In Legal Terms is hosted by some of Mississippi's top legal leaders and experts. 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. Get the answers you’ve been searching for Tuesday mornings at 10 on MPB Think Radio.

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Great Podcast

By Gladesgator - Sep 21 2019
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Consistent and timely topics

Excellent podcast!

By HuffPluff - Sep 18 2018
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I’m glad I found this podcast. Always an interesting discussion on legal issues of general interest.

iTunes Ratings

10 Ratings
Average Ratings
5
3
2
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0

Great Podcast

By Gladesgator - Sep 21 2019
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Consistent and timely topics

Excellent podcast!

By HuffPluff - Sep 18 2018
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I’m glad I found this podcast. Always an interesting discussion on legal issues of general interest.
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In Legal Terms

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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. In Legal Terms is hosted by some of Mississippi's top legal leaders and experts. 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. Get the answers you’ve been searching for Tuesday mornings at 10 on MPB Think Radio.

Rank #1: Estate Planning

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Our guest, Richard A. Courtney, Certified Elder Law Attorney, speaks with us about why we need Estate Planning, what an Advanced Healthcare Directive is, and why a Durable Power of Attorney is important.

Aug 09 2017

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Rank #2: Immigration Law

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Attorney Lee Russell discusses Immigration Law, the role of ICE, and visa overstays.

May 24 2017

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Rank #3: First Amendment

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This morning we are talking about the First Amendment, the law best known for giving us our right to free speech. We’ll talk about what the law means, when it applies, and answer your questions about your right to free speech.

Oct 05 2017

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Rank #4: In Legal Terms: Wills and Probate and Executors

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Our guest, attorney Richard Courtney, discussed elder law and answered questions about wills, probate, and executors. https://elderlawms.com/richard-a-courtney/

  • Give your executor the documents they need
  • Their job is to secure the original will 
  • and secure the property: locks, valuables, etc. 

May 17 2019

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Rank #5: In Legal Terms: Mississippi’s new Landowners Protection Act

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Guests: Professor Farish Percy https://law.olemiss.edu/faculty-directory/e-farish-percy/ and attorney Jesse Mitchell https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Mitchell-Firm-P/222171121849298

PROPERTY OWNER LIABILITY — Senate Bill 2901 , called the "Landowners Protection Act," says that anyone who owns, leases, operates, or maintains a commercial property in Mississippi will not be liable for any injury on the property caused by another person, unless the person in charge of the property did something that "impelled" the harmful action. Supporters say the new law will provide financial protection for property owners or managers, while critics say it could lead to negligence.

Aug 27 2019

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Rank #6: Data Privacy

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Attorney Bradley Clanton discusses data privacy and data security.

Apr 11 2017

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Rank #7: In Legal Terms: Estate Planning - A Great Valentine's Gift

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Our host, Professor Richard Gershon of the University of Mississippi School of Law answers questions about wills and estates.

Feb 13 2018

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Rank #8: In Legal Terms: Avoiding Probate

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Our guest, attorney R. Kelly Kyle from the Kyle- Winn Law Firm answered questions on the best way to avoid probate after a death. http://www.kyle-wynn.com/r.-kelly-kyle.html

Mr. Kyle also hosts hosts "Peace of Mind Estate Planning" http://www.kyle-wynn.com/radio.htmlon WJNT 1180 every Tuesday morning.

Upcoming seminars on estate planning hosted by Kelly Kyle:

Gulfport, Holiday Inn, 9515 US 49, Tuesday, April 3, 2:30 PM

Gulfport, Holiday Inn, 9515 US 49, Tuesday, April 3, 6:00 PM

Ocean Springs, Holiday Inn Express, 7301 Washington Ave., Wed. April 4, 10:00 AM

Ocean Springs, Holiday Inn Express, 7301 Washington Ave., Wed. April 4, 2:30 PM
Diamondhead County Club, 7600 Country Club Drive, Thursday, April 5, 10:00 AM
Diamondhead County Club, 7600 Country Club Drive, Thursday, April 5, 2:30 PM
Pascagoula, Hilton Garden Inn, 2703 Denny Avenue, Friday, April 6, 10:00 AM
Pascagoula, Hilton Garden Inn, 2703 Denny Avenue, Friday, April 6, 2:30 PM
Gulfport, Holiday Inn, 9515 US 49, Saturday, April 7, 10:00 AM

Mar 27 2018

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Rank #9: In Legal Terms: Genetic Testing

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Guest Professor Stacey Lantagne discusses the new field of law dealing with DNA issues. 

Also: UM Law School to Host Originalism Debate in Constitution Day Observance

Sept. 17 in the Robert C. Khayat Law Center, in Weems Auditorium at 12:30. The event is free and open to the public.

The celebration will feature a debate between UM associate professor of law Christopher Green and Georgia State University law professor Eric Segall titled “What is Originalism, and Is It a Good Idea?” They will discuss how the Constitution should be interpreted today.https://law.olemiss.edu/event/constitution-day-commemoration/

Sep 11 2018

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Rank #10: In Legal Terms: Employment Law

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Guest  attorney James Simpson took listener calls on Employment Law. http://www.allensummers.com/attorneys/jamessimpson/

Jun 19 2018

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Rank #11: In Legal Terms: Construction Law

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Guest: construction law attorney and adjunct professor David Mockbee.  https://www.mhdlaw.com/attorney-profiles/david-mockbee/

Jun 05 2018

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Rank #12: In Legal Terms: Divorce in 2018

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There are new laws affecting divorce in Mississippi. Professor Deborah Bell explains the history and present of laws that dissolve marriages. 

5 pieces of a Divorce:

  1. Grant of Divorce
  2. Custody of Children
  3. Child Support
  4. Property Division or Equitable Division
  5. Alimony
    1. Permanent
    2. Lump Sum
    3. Rehabilitated

Dec 04 2018

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Rank #13: In Legal Terms: Unsolved Civil Rights Crimes

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Guest Professor Hans Sinha discusses the Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crimes Reauthorization Act of 2016.The bill expands the responsibilities of the Department of Justice and the FBI to investigate and prosecute criminal civil rights statutes violations that occurred before 1980 and resulted in a death.

Apr 24 2018

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Rank #14: In Legal Terms: Automobile Law

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Guest, attorney, and adjunct professor David O'Donnell answers calls and talks about automobile accidents and insurance issues in Mississippi.  https://law.olemiss.edu/faculty-directory/david-o-donnell/

Feb 27 2018

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Rank #15: In Legal Terms: Wills

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It's Get Organized Week! Do you have a will? Is it up to date?Professor Richard Gershon gives advice, answers questions, and tell us what the law is in Mississippi.  https://law.olemiss.edu/faculty-directory/richard-gershon/

Past broadcasts about Wills and Estates:

May 22, 2018 MONEY TALKS: ELDER AND DISABILITY MONEY ISSUES             Guest attorney Richard Courtney discusses elder and disability money issues.     http://www.mpbonline.org/blogs/money-talks/2018/05/22/money-talks-elder-and-disability-money-issues/

August 8th, 2017: IN LEGAL TERM: ESTATE PLANNING    Our guest, Richard A. Courtney, Certified Elder Law Attorney, speaks with us about why we need Estate Planning, what an Advanced Healthcare Directive is, and why a Durable Power of Attorney is important.      http://www.mpbonline.org/blogs/in-legal-terms/2017/08/08/in-legal-term-estate-planning/

Oct. 25th, 2016  IN LEGAL TERMS: SPECIAL NEEDS LAW MONTH          Certified Elder Law Attorney - Richard Courtney talks about planning and providing for persons with disabilities including Medicaid and other public benefit programs. http://www.mpbonline.org/blogs/in-legal-terms/2016/10/25/in-legal-terms-special-needs-law-month/

Oct 09 2018

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Rank #16: In Legal Terms: Criminal Justice System

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Attorney and Adjunct Professor Tiffany Kilpatrick was the guest for the show that discussed the criminal justice system.

https://law.olemiss.edu/faculty-directory/tiffany-kilpatrick/

Steps in the process: arrest, arraignment, Indictment, bail, trial

Feb 12 2019

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Rank #17: In Legal Terms: Wills and Probate

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Attorney Kelly Kyle was our guest for this broadcast.

Mr. Kyle with Professor Richard Gershon to discuss avoiding probate, the importance of having a will, and updating that will. 

Kelly http://www.kyle-wynn.com/r.-kelly-kyle.html has his own radio broadcast at Newstalk 1180 Tuesday mornings at 8:06 where he hosts "Peace of Mind Estate Planning." ​

Kyle Wynn & Associates has seminars coming up: http://www.kyle-wynn.com/seminar-registration.html

GERMANTOWN, Mississippi Thursday, March 21 

MEMPHIS, Saturday, March 23 

GULFPORT, Tuesday, April 2 

OCEAN SPRINGS, Wednesday, April 3 

DIAMONDHEAD, Thursday, April 4 

MOSS POINT, Friday, April 5 

OCEAN SPRINGS, Saturday, April 6 

Mar 05 2019

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Rank #18: In Legal Terms: Elder Law

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Guest Professor Rebecca Morgan discusses Elder Law. http://www.stetson.edu/law/faculty/morgan-rebecca-c/

Find a service near you: Mississippi Areas on Aging  http://www.caremississippi.org/list10_mississippi_Aging_Services_senior_centers.htm

How to start a conversation about end of life wishes https://theconversationproject.org/

Elder Consumer Protection videos http://www.stetson.edu/law/academics/elder/ecpp/

Mississippi Advance Health Care Directive http://www.health.msstate.edu/healthcenter/forms/advance_healthcare_directive.pdf

Mississippi Department of Human Services: Vulnerable Person Abuse Hotline 1-844-737-6282

Mississippi Department of Health: Division of Health Facilities Licensure and Certification complaint line: 1-800-227-7308

May 08 2018

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Rank #19: In Legal Terms: Immigration

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Guest: Patricia Ice, Legal Project Director at Mississippi Immigrants Rights Alliance 

We learned about the work of MIRA and the ramifications to families from the August 2019 immigration raids in MIssissippi.

To support the work of the Mississippi Immigrants Rights Alliance: www.yourmira.org

Oct 01 2019

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Rank #20: In Legal Terms: GAP Act

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Guest Richard Courtney of Courtney Elder Law Associates, a division of Frascogna Courtney, PLLC is the guest.

Additional information (videos and access to Richard Courtney's Essential Planning Guide for Special Needs Children & Adults) can be found on Mr. Courtney's website: elderlawms.org Phone number 601-987-3000

January 1st, 2020 Mississippi's GAP Act become effective. GAP Act, for “guard and protect" will provide stronger protections for children and vulnerable adults. The new rules create a clear and workable statutory framework, modern and enforceable reporting requirements, comprehensive court monitoring procedures, state driven accountability measures, protection of the ward’s fundamental rights, and transparency from all parties. 

Jul 02 2019

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