Law Offices of Dan A. Atkerson Archives

Why Was This Autistic Applebee’s Employee Unpaid for a Year?

Obama Announces New Overtime RulesAn autistic employee at a Middletown, R.I. Applebee’s has reportedly worked three or more…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Oct 30, 2015

Double Whammy Lawsuit: Wrongful Termination and Breach of Contract

Woman in an interviewDenise Parker, an employee at the National Honorary Beta Club, had been working in administration…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Oct 28, 2015

What Happens When a Business Retaliates Against a Whistleblower?

National Origin DiscriminationChief Judge B. Lynn Winmill was quick to remind employers that the courts will not stand…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Oct 26, 2015

What Are the Benefits of a Six-Hour Workday?

Obama Announces New Overtime RulesScandinavian countries have long emphasized the importance of a good work-life balance. Tons of…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on Oct 23, 2015

What Happens When I File A Workplace Discrimination Complaint?

  • Gender DiscriminationFiling the Complaint
  • Individuals in Texas who feel that they have been victims of workplace discrimination have…

    Posted by Dan Atkerson on Oct 21, 2015

    Texas Lt. Gov. Urges Legislators to Better Protect Against Religious Discrimination

    Group of Multiethnic Diverse Business PeopleDan Patrick, Texas Lieutenant Governor, has urged Texas Legislature to work harder to…

    Posted by Dan Atkerson on Oct 19, 2015

    What Should I Do About Sexual Harassment?

    Director yelling at the assistantThere has been huge progression towards identifying and combating sexual harassment in recent years,…

    Posted by Dan Atkerson on Oct 16, 2015

    Elder Living Home Sued Over Allegations of Race Discrimination

    Woman in an interviewAccording to a recent lawsuit filed by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Bloomfield Senior Living…

    Posted by Dan Atkerson on Oct 14, 2015

    US Lab to Pay $37 Million in Age Discrimination Case

    Group of Multiethnic Diverse Business PeopleA federal research laboratory will pay $37.25 million to settle an age discrimination…

    Posted by Dan Atkerson on Oct 12, 2015

    Sex and Age Discrimination in Hollywood

    Male Female SymbolsThe life of a celebrity actress may seem to be devoid of any serious issues, but…

    Posted by Dan Atkerson on Oct 09, 2015

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    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: 

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

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

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