Dallas Employment Lawyer - Keith Clouse

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The Whistleblower Provisions in the Economic Stimulus Package

April 23, 2009
President Barack Obama recently signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (the “Act”) in an effort to stimulate American’s sinking economy. The Act applies to whistleblowers who work for employers that will receive stimulus funds. It protects whistleblowers from reprisal if certain conditions are met. First, the whistleblower must report wrongful conduct rela...

At-Will Employment

April 21, 2009
Dallas, Texas - The Texas Supreme Court carved out a narrow exception to the employment at will doctrine on public policy grounds: An employer may not fire an employee solely because the employee refused to commit a criminal act. For example, an employer may not discharge an employee because the employee refused to follow a directive to forge checks, falsify financial records, or dump hazardous...