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7 Ways to Respond to Employment Discrimination

At Atkerson Law, Mr. Dan Atkerson discusses the best ways employees can deal with discrimination at workplaces.

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Nov 05, 2021

How to Prove Wrongful Termination (and What You Can Do Next)

If you have been illegally fired, you need to know how to prove wrongful termination, what steps to take, and how a lawyer may be…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Nov 05, 2021

Can My Texas Employer Make Me Pay for a Mistake?

Whether or not an employer can make an employee pay for a mistake depends on state laws. Here, we’ll talk about what that means for…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Oct 08, 2021

What’s the Difference Between an Independent Contractor vs Employee?

The difference between an independent contractor and an employee in Texas is an important distinction for both workers and employers. Learn more here. 

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Oct 08, 2021

Sexual Assault vs. Sexual Harassment

Lawyer Dan A. Atkerson explains the key differences regarding sexual assault vs. sexual harassment, and what constitutes a sexual harassment claim. Victims of sexual assault…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Sep 07, 2021

What Are Texas Overtime Laws for Salaried Employees?

Salaried employees in Texas often believe they are exempt from overtime pay, but unpaid overtime lawyer Dan A. Atkerson explains that may not be the…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Sep 07, 2021

Senate Bill 45 and House Bill 21 Expand Sexual Harassment Protections

Attorney Dan A. Atkerson explains how Senate Bill 45 and House Bill 21 expand protections to Texas employees with sexual harassment claims. If you have…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Aug 29, 2021

What Is Non-physical Sexual Harassment?

Sexual harassment lawyer Dan A. Atkerson goes over the types of non-physical sexual harassment, and offers advice for victims of this unwanted behavior. If you…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Jul 18, 2021

Wrongful Termination and USERRA

Wrongful termination lawyer Dan A. Atkerson helps military service members understand USERRA protections, which includes protection from wrongful termination. If your employer fired you while…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Jul 14, 2021

Can I Get Paid Time Off for Getting the COVID Vaccine?

Employment lawyer Dan A. Atkerson helps employees understand their rights in regards to the COVID vaccine and paid time off from work. If you have…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Jul 14, 2021

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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