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Why Was My Workers’ Compensation Claim Denied?

Posted on : November 26, 2016
Workers' Compensation Attorneys
If you are injured at work, you will depend on your workers’ compensation benefits to get medical care. Workers’ comp allows you to recover some of your lost wages from being out of work during the healing period. Being denied workers’ comp can be shocking, leaving you and your family to wonder how you will make [Read More]
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Posted on : November 25, 2016
COMPLETED MEDICAL TREATMENT? In our last blog post we discussed the process of hiring your Attorney and completing your medical treatment.  After you finish medical treatment, our staff at Pepper & Odom, P.C. will begin analyzing your medical records to determine your injuries and to place a value upon those injuries.  This is done by [Read More]
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Vehicle Crash Safety

Posted on : November 23, 2016
Vehicle Crash Safety Pepper & Odom Law Firm
In an earlier post on Vehicle Crash Safety, I explained how All Vehicles Are Not created equally when it comes to safety. Now, I am providing you with a link to an video I found interesting. In the video watch a partial head on collision between a 2015 Nissan Tsuru and a 2016 Nissan Versa. The  Nissan [Read More]
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Posted on : November 16, 2016
THE PROCESS STARTS! In our last blog post Hiring the Right Attorney we discussed how to hire your Attorney.  Today, we are going to discuss what happens after you select your Attorney.  You still must hire your Attorney, and your Attorney must take your case before any work begins. I will now attempt to explain the [Read More]
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Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney?

Posted on : November 16, 2016
Hiring The Right Attorney
Finding The Right Attorney In our last blog post we discussed how to fire your Attorney.  Today, we are going to discuss finding the Right personal injury Attorney to represent you.  Finding the right personal injury Attorney can make your life easy after you have been injured through no fault of your own. We are [Read More]
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Mississippi Workers’ Compensation Mileage Payments

Posted on : November 15, 2016
Workers Compensation Mileage Reimbursement
Workers Compensation Mileage Reimbursements In Mississippi, injured workers are entitled to mileage reimbursement for all travel related to the work injury. This way those hurt on the job are relieved of paying for fuel, which can be a hardship. How much do I get for mileage payments/reimbursement? The amount varies from year to year. The Mississippi [Read More]
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My relative asked me to guarantee a loan. Should I do it?

Posted on : November 15, 2016
You have a relative who is borrowing money. The bank says it will not loan the money unless someone else guaranties repayment. Your relative has asked you to sign that guaranty. Should you  guarantee a loan? Banks often require a third person to sign a guaranty when the borrower has bad credit or questionable means [Read More]
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Posted on : November 15, 2016
Firing your attorney
AS DONALD TRUMP SAYS “YOU’RE FIRED!” Firing your Attorney can be done at almost any time during the attorney-client relationship; however, be aware that you are on the hook for any money owed to your attorney when you fire them.  Additionally, personal injury Attorneys who have been fired by clients can place a lien against [Read More]
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I am going to sign an Operating Agreement for an LLC. What key provisions should I look for?

Posted on : November 11, 2016
Operating Agreement for LLC An earlier post discusses the formation of a limited liability company (“LLC”). As that post explains, the process includes creating an Operating Agreement for the company. The agreement will cover many issues, but in particular you want to consider the following. Naming the Members and their Percent of Ownership. The Operating [Read More]
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Moss Point Woman Killed in 2 vehicle wreck in Jackson County, MS

Posted on : November 9, 2016
Moss Point woman killed in Tuesday morning crash
Moss Point Woman Killed A Moss Point woman is dead after a two-vehicle crash in Jackson County on Tuesday morning. Mississippi Highway Patrol spokesman Chase Elkins said Katie Vaughn, 25, was traveling in the northbound lane of Highway 613 near Fire House Road when her 2014 Chevrolet Sport was hit by a 1995 GMC 3500 [Read More]
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