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MARITIME FAQ

MARITIME FAQ At Pepper & Odom, P.C. our attorneys have decades of experience handling cases involving maritime law, including accidents involving oil rigs, commercial fishing vessels, tugboats, cruise ships, recreational vessels, barges, shipyard mishaps, and more. Maritime law is extremely complex, so if you are a seaman or maritime worker who has been injured, it is critical …

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MARITIME LAW

MARITIME LAW Accidents that occur on the water and offshore worker injuries fall under the realm of Maritime Law and the Jones Act. These laws are complex and work differently than laws governing injuries that occur on land. If you’ve been injured while performing your duties as a seaman or maritime employee in Mississippi or …

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34th Annual Mississippi High School Mock Trial Competition

HIGH SCHOOL MOCK TRIAL Today, I diverge to write about the 34th Annual Mississippi High School Mock Trial Competition presented by The Mississippi Bar Young Lawyers Division.  I had the opportunity to volunteer for rounds one and two of the statewide competition that was held on Friday, March 3, 2017 at the Hinds County Courthouse …

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4 dead, dozens injured in Mississippi train, charter bus collision

BILOXI – Four people died and 34 were injured Tuesday when a freight train hit a charter bus that appeared to be stuck on railroad tracks at the Main Street crossing. Source: 4 dead, dozens injured in Mississippi train, charter bus collision Pepper & Odom Injury Lawyers 460 Briarwood Dr Ste 420 Jackson, MS 39206 …

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