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Texas Supreme Court Differentiates Sexual Assault and Harassment in the Workplace

On February 24, 2017, the Texas Supreme Court (in B.C. v. Steak ‘n Shake Operations, Inc.) issued a much-awaited decision, ruling that employees

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You do not owe taxes on debts discharged in bankruptcy

Q. I filed bankruptcy. I have now received a 1099 form from one of my creditors. Am I responsible for taxes on the

You can sue in justice court for damage caused by a fender bender

Q. I had a small “fender-bender” with another motorist. Neither of us wanted to report the accident to our insurance company, so he

ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS ABOUT H-1B SPECIALTY OCCUPATION VISA

Q: What is the H-1B Visa? A: The H-1B visa is a visa for foreign skilled professionals who wish to work in the

Agreement to exchange things is enforceable

Q. My friend and I agreed that if he would give me a lawn mower he wasn’t using, I would give him my

Non-Compete Agreements in Texas

Many employers require their employees, especially employees involved in sales or marketing, to sign non-compete agreements as a condition of their employment. Although

ANSWERS TO YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT OVERHAUL OF IMMIGRATION LAW ENFORCEMENT

Q: I have heard that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) have begun some targeted enforcement actions across the US to locate and remove

Who decides how my remains will be handled after death?

Q. I recently prepared my will. That got me thinking about what happens to my body after I die. Who decides whether I

Telephone calls may violate the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

Q. Is an oral lease valid? I want to move early but my landlord says we have a valid lease for a year.