Blog Posts in 2015

Attorneys Moore, Owens and Hesse are 2016 Super Lawyers®

Our team at Moore & Associates is proud to announce that Houston Employment Law Attorney Melissa Moore and Senior Associates Curt Hesse and Rochelle Owens have all secured spots in the 2016 list ...
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Amazon Getting Sued by Drivers for Unpaid Overtime

Amazon is arguably the online retail source to go to when you need virtually anything and you want it soon. After launching its Prime Now program – which promises delivery within just an hour or ...
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Overtime Exemptions in Texas

Do you have reason to believe that you are the victim of an overtime violation at your workplace? The idea of working more than 8 hours a day or 40 hours a week can understandably seem unbearable to ...
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How the Supreme Court's Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Affects Employment Law

Now that “domestic partnerships” are, more or less, a thing of the past due to the United States Supreme Court’s historic ruling that legalized same-sex marriages nationwide, ...
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What is a Hostile Work Environment?

According to the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), every employee America deserves a safe, harassment-free workplace. And yet, inappropriate or aggressive behavior is still ...
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Policies for Same-Sex Partners Under the Family Medical Leave Act

Due to a final decision by the United States Department of Labor that took effect on March 27 th, 2015, state rulings on same-sex marriages no longer affect Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) ...
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Thousands of Oil Workers Suffering from Wage Violations

According to recent government findings, 1,300 oil patch workers in the Permian Basin have been severely underpaid over the course of their employment. So severely, in fact, that reports indicate more ...
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