Publications


08/01/2012 Man versus Machine: Predictive Coding Making Its Mark in Electronic Discovery
07/13/2012 New EEOC Enforcement Guidance Regarding Employer Use Of Arrest And Conviction Records
05/18/2012 NLRB Halts Implementation of New Election Rules: Vote on NLRB Election Rules Lacked Quorum, Judge Rules
05/04/2012 Law360 Guest Article: Property Owners Lose When 'Occupiers' Win
04/27/2012 Think Globally, Act Locally (in Your Workplace): Changes to OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard
03/08/2012 The Houston Lawyer Guest Article: What Texas Employers Need to Know About Mexican Labor and Employment Law
03/07/2012 Update: Court Upholds NLRB Adoption of Notice Posting Rule But Limits Sanctions
02/08/2012 Court Decisions Could Remove Ambiguity About Unauthorized Employee Computer Access
02/08/2012 PR News "PR Insiders" Guest Column: How to Make Your Social Media Policy Stick
02/03/2012 NLRB Roundup Part 3: New Election Rules, Class Action Waivers and (Maybe?) Recess Appointments
01/24/2012 Franchising.com Guest Article: On The Lookout - OSHA Inspectors Are Targeting More Small Businesses
12/28/2011 Update: NLRB Delays Notice Posting Rule’s Effective Date
11/30/2011 Labor and Employment Issues in Bankruptcy, Chapter 12 of Collier Guide to Chapter 11: Key Topics and Selected Industries
11/29/2011 Employee Benefit Plan Review Guest Article: Noncompete Agreements in the Employment Context
11/10/2011 PR News "PR Insiders" Column: Blocking Employee Use of Social Media? It's Time to Rethink Why
10/14/2011 NLRB Roundup Part 1: Obama Board Continues Apace Reversing Bush Board Decisions, Expanding Labor Laws
09/23/2011 The New Workplace Violence Cops: "Whatcha Gonna Do When OSHA Comes For You?
09/07/2011 NLRB Social Media Status Update: Is the Board Sending Employers a Friend Request?
09/01/2011 Dude, Where's My Disclosure? Don't Get Punk'd by FTC Regulation of Employee Social Media Use
08/15/2011 Emerging from the Marsh: The Texas Supreme Court Clarifies and Solidifies the Enforcement of Non-Compete Agreements in the Employment Context
08/02/2011 OSHA Warns Employers of More Aggressive Enforcement
07/28/2011 There Is Hope After All: Fifth Circuit Holds that Employers May Still Prevail on FLSA Retaliation Claims
07/19/2011 Law360 Guest Column: I Would Walk 500 Miles...But Would I Get Paid For It?
07/07/2011 Restaurant Trade Groups Challenge Department of Labor’s New “Tip Credit” Rule
06/29/2011 I Would Walk 500 Miles…But Would I Get Paid for it? Fifth Circuit Delivers Important Travel Time Decision
06/27/2011 Texas Employees Receive New Gun Rights
06/23/2011 Beware of the Claw: Implementing Mandatory Clawback Provisions in Executive Employment Agreements Under the Dodd-Frank Act
06/21/2011 U.S. Supreme Court Blocks Massive Nationwide Employment Discrimination Class Action Against Wal-Mart
05/11/2011 OSHA's Catchphrase: General Duty
04/18/2011 Fifth Circuit Rules Harassment Claims Not Viable Under USERRA
03/24/2011 Flights of Fancy: The Supreme Court Delineates What Complaints the FLSA Protects
03/09/2011 Employers’ Cat’s Paw Liability: Watch Out for the Monkey Business of Supervisors
02/17/2011 OSHA Administrative Penalty Information Bulletin
02/15/2011 Supreme Court Again Expands Retaliation Protection
01/31/2011 FLSA Year in Review 2010: Death Star Workers Were Independent Contractors; Other Cases Also Side With Empire
01/14/2011 Haynes and Boone: Continuing to Set Pro-Employer Precedent in Sexual Harassment Law
01/13/2011 Employment Law Desk Reference Fifth Edition
01/11/2011 The DNA of GINA: The EEOC Issues Final Regulations Effective January 10, 2011
11/19/2010 Employers' Eye on the Court: The U.S. Supreme Court Will Decide a Host of Employment-Related Cases During its Current Term
10/28/2010 Change is on the Way from the NLRB
10/15/2010 Veterans’ Benefits Act of 2010 - Expanding Employee Protection Under USERRA
08/03/2010 OSHA is “Back in the Enforcement Business.” Are You Prepared?
08/03/2010 Overview of Proposed Changes to the OSHA Act Under the Miner Safety and Health Act of 2010
07/29/2010 Litigating Arbitration Agreements: Recent United States Supreme Court Decisions Provide Guidance to Employers Looking to Avoid Court
06/14/2010 Fowler, Chatterton and McElroy Guest Column in Law360: Health Care Reform 101: For Employers
06/09/2010 Federal Government Implements Pro-Union Notice Requirement for Government Contractors
05/10/2010 Plan, Prevent, Protect or Pay? What Employers Should Expect From OSHA Under Its New Enforcement Strategies and Semiannual Regulatory Agenda
04/22/2010 Employers Beware: How the Recent Health Care Reform Legislation Affects Employers
12/03/2009 OSHA’s Enforcement Crackdown on Employer Recordkeeping
11/09/2009 Can We Have That in Writing? Clear Reservation-of-Rights Saves Company from ERISA Class Action Over Change in Retiree Benefits
10/09/2009 Recent Case Dismissal Challenges "Geographic Presumption"
07/31/2009 Employers Beware: Unions Win Battle in War Over E-Mail Use
06/19/2009 Weathering the Storm: Options to Remove Liabilities for High Retiree Medical Costs from a Company’s Balance Sheet: VEBAs
05/27/2009 Weathering the Storm: Retiree Benefits and Section 1114
05/01/2009 What’s an Employer to Do? Understanding the Employment Law Implications of Swine Flu
04/09/2009 Weathering the Storm: Terminations, Uncertainty, and Strategies to Reduce Workplace Liability