Law Offices of Dan A. Atkerson

Law Offices of Dan A. Atkerson


Obama’s Overtime Law Is the Administration’s Boldest Move to Affect Stagnant Wages

Earlier this month, you may have heard something that sounded a lot like the collective sigh of satisfaction of 4.2 million salaried employees when the…

Dan Atkerson May 30, 2016

LGBT Discrimination Goes Much Further Than the Bathroom

Workplace discrimination makes the lives of countless people incredibly hard. The LGBT community has fought a long time for equal employment rights, but has seen…

Dan Atkerson May 25, 2016

Is Having a Dress Code for Women Sex Discrimination?

Based on the history of occupational sexism in the United States, it might be easy to imagine a woman in the 1950s being forced to…

Dan Atkerson May 23, 2016

These Nail Salons Have to Pay a Shocking Amount for Federal Employment Law Violations

In May of last year, news broke that many New York employers in the nail salon industry had been taking advantage of their employees. In…

Dan Atkerson May 18, 2016

Former Track Coach Files Sex and Race Discrimination Lawsuit Against UT

A Texas appeals court is allowing a sex and race discrimination lawsuit filed by a former track coach at the University of Texas at Austin…

Dan Atkerson May 16, 2016

Who Is Protected from Workplace Discrimination in Texas?

Workplace discrimination in Texas is, like in every other state, a very serious problem. Federal law protects a variety of classes under Title VII of…

Dan Atkerson May 11, 2016

America’s Failing Maternity Leave Policies Force New Moms to Turn to Crowdfunding

America prides itself on being one of the most advanced developed nations on the globe, and yet in some respects, we fall behind in offering…

Dan Atkerson May 09, 2016

4 Ways We Will Close the Gender Pay Gap

Pay discrimination affects millions of women every day, and just about anyone you ask these days would likely tell you that they believe women should…

Dan Atkerson May 04, 2016

“No Girls Allowed” Says Wal-Mart Auto Shop Manager According to Sex Discrimination Lawsuit

After working for the Longview Wal-Mart for almost 10 years, a woman was allegedly wrongfully terminated after making complaints of sex discrimination. The woman says…

Dan Atkerson May 02, 2016

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