The Law Disfavors Independent Contractors

The Law Disfavors Independent Contractors

We recently wrote about how employers make the mistake of misclassifying employees as exempt from overtime requirements simply because they are paid a salary. We turn now to another common employer pitfall – misclassifying people as independent contractors. Some...
Are Recorded Conversations Admissible in Texas

Are Recorded Conversations Admissible in Texas

Generally, yes. Lawfully obtained relevant evidence is generally admissible. In Texas, it is legal to record a conversation if at least one party to the conversation knows about and consents to the recording.  In other words, if a person secretly records a...