May 2016 Blog Posts Archives

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…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on May 30, 2016

LGBT Discrimination Goes Much Further Than the Bathroom

Atkerson2Workplace discrimination makes the lives of countless people incredibly hard. The LGBT community has fought a long…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on May 25, 2016

Is Having a Dress Code for Women Sex Discrimination?

Photo of a man and a woman at workBased on the history of occupational sexism in the…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on May 23, 2016

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

Group of Multiethnic Diverse Business PeopleIn May of last year, news broke that many New York employers…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on May 18, 2016

Former Track Coach Files Sex and Race Discrimination Lawsuit Against UT

Woman in an interviewA Texas appeals court is allowing a sex and race discrimination lawsuit filed by…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on May 16, 2016

Who Is Protected from Workplace Discrimination in Texas?

Group of Multiethnic Diverse Business People

Workplace discrimination in Texas is, like in every other state, a very…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on May 11, 2016

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

Pregnant workerAmerica prides itself on being one of the most advanced developed nations on the globe, and…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on May 09, 2016

4 Ways We Will Close the Gender Pay Gap

Male Female SymbolsPay discrimination affects millions of women every day, and just about anyone you ask these…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on 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…

Posted by Dan Atkerson on May 02, 2016

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Law Offices of Dan A. Atkerson

Dan A. Atkerson has been protecting the rights of North Texas employees for over 36 years. 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 (since 1984)
  • 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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