Dallas Texas Business Law Blog

What is the Stark Law?

The Stark Law, named after U.S. Congressman Pete Stark, is an amendment to the Social Security Act, which governs referrals of Medicare patients to facilities where the physician has a direct or indirect financial interest. These are known as self-referrals.Violations...

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What You Need to Know About the FLSA

The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) was enacted in 1938 to provide for the establishment of fair labor standards in employment in and affecting interstate commerce. Important things to know about the FLSA is that it generally requires employees be paid a minimum wage...

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Case Dismissed!

Our client recently hired a sales manager who used to work for a competitor. The competitor immediately sued, claiming that our client had misappropriated a number of trade secrets when it hired the new employee. Here's how we got the case dismissed.Employees often...

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