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July 2013 Archives

Employee Post-Injury Waiver: Will It Hold Up In Court?

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Will an employee post-injury waiver hold up in Court? As explained by the Tyler Court of Appeals in Gunn v. Baptist/St. Anthony's Health Network, 2013 WL 2446429 (Tex. App.-Amarillo May 31, 2013, no. pet. h.), if you follow the Texas Labor Code, it very well could.

Truck Driver Hair Testing Could Save Lives

In May 2006, J.B. Hunt implemented a new drug screening policy which has kept more than 3,200 applicant drivers from employment. The new policy requires applicants to undergo hair follicle testing, in addition to, the urinary testing required by the Department of Transportation.

How much does it cost to have an attorney form my company?

If you want to form an LLC in the State of Texas, the cheapest attorney will charge you $300 for the filing fee and at least an hour of his or her time. In a major metropolitan area, you can expect to pay about $200 an hour for an experienced small business attorney. In rural areas, that amount will be less. 

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