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Is it Legal to Ride Your Bicycle with Headphones in Mississippi?

Posted By Law Offices of Malouf & Malouf, PLLC
August 7th, 2018

JACKSON, Mississippi. Going for a bicycle ride? Want to listen to music while you pedal? In Mississippi, it is legal to use ear buds while riding your bike, according to Digital Music News. Yet, in many states, riding your bike while using ear buds is illegal.  In New York, ear buds are prohibited.  In Alaska […]

Shark Attacks in the News: What Responsibility do Lifeguards and Beaches Have?

Posted By Law Offices of Malouf & Malouf, PLLC
August 7th, 2018

JACKSON, Mississippi.  In recent news, two children were attacked by sharks off Long Island and another person was attacked by a shark in Florida.  While shark attacks remain very rare, they have the potential to cause serious injuries.  Most sharks don’t intend to eat humans. We aren’t on their diet.  However, shark bites can occur […]

New “Hot Water Challenge” Leading to Injuries

Posted By Law Offices of Malouf & Malouf, PLLC
August 7th, 2018

JACKSON, Mississippi. Be aware of a new deadly challenge is circulating around the internet. Like many other internet challenges, this one can be deadly, or at the very least, lead to serious injuries. Cosmopolitan magazine recently reported on the “hot water challenge.” It appears that the origins of the challenge can be traced back to […]

Can Bike Shares Lead to Safer Roads?

Posted By Law Offices of Malouf & Malouf, PLLC
July 6th, 2018

  JACKSON, Mississippi. Bike Share is a city public service in which bicycles are made available for shared use to individuals on a short term basis for a price or free.  Many bike share systems allow people to borrow a bike from a “dock” and return it at another location. 

Alexa-like Devices Might be Source of Evidence for Future Car Accidents

Posted By Law Offices of Malouf & Malouf, PLLC
May 31st, 2018

JACKSON, Mississippi. Amazon’s Alexa recently made the news when a conversation recorded by users was sent to a random person in the user’s contact list. According to QZ, an Oregon couple recently learned that a private conversation they were having had been sent out via e-mail to an acquaintance. The acquaintance thought they had been […]