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Employment Law and Mental Health: Know Your Rights

Employment law attorney Dan A. Atkerson helps employees understand workers’ rights and how they pertain to those with mental health conditions. If you suffer from…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Mar 14, 2021

Reasonable Accommodations and Employee Discrimination

Employment law attorney Dan A. Atkerson explains a worker’s right to reasonable accommodations, and how this relates to employee discrimination.

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Mar 05, 2021

Employee Background Checks In Texas: FAQs

Employment law attorney Dan A. Atkerson outlines the type of information that can be revealed in an employee background check in Texas.

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Feb 10, 2021

Employee Rights for COVID-19 in Texas

Texas workers have rights they can exercise during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Law Offices of Dan A. Atkerson discuss employee protections. If you live in…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Jan 06, 2021

Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act in Texas

Texas workers may wonder what will happen if they get sick or a family member gets sick during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Law Offices of…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Jan 03, 2021

Front Pay vs. Back Pay in Employment Law Cases

Employment law attorney Dan A. Atkerson discusses front pay and back pay, two types of damages that play important roles in many workplace lawsuits. Dan A.…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Dec 05, 2020

Workers' Compensation Retaliation

Employment law attorney Dan A. Atkerson can help injured employees who face retaliation for filing a workers’ compensation claim. Dan A. Atkerson has helped numerous…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Dec 04, 2020

Which Industries Have the Highest Gender Pay Gaps?

Although employment laws prevent discrimination on the basis of gender, it is widely known that women, on average, earn less than their male counterparts. Here,…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Nov 22, 2020

Can I Pursue a Lawsuit if I Signed an NDA?

Non-disclosure agreements, or NDAs, prevent employees from disclosing proprietary and non-public information obtained as an employee. Here, employment law attorney Dan A. Atkerson discusses whether…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Oct 30, 2020

Red Flags to Look for in Employment Contracts

When starting a new job, most employees are asked to sign an employment contract. While these contracts are meant to protect both the employer and…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Oct 29, 2020

Dan Atkerson

Law Offices of Dan A. Atkerson

Dan A. Atkerson has been protecting the rights of North Texas employees for over nearly four decades. He is affiliated with several prestigious legal organizations, including: 

  • United States Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Supreme Court and all Texas trial and appellate courts 
  • Texas federal courts for the Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Dallas Bar Association 

Through aggressive, knowledgeable representation, he has helped clients all over the state reach significant verdicts and settlements. To schedule your free consultation at our law firm, request an appointment online or call us at (214) 383-3606.

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