Insights


I Can Say What I Want — Right?

I have had a definite uptick in inquiries about Free Speech and protecting tenure – and generally…just keeping your job. I am also being asked,…

Gaines West

BIG CHANGE for Sexual Harassment Complainants – And You Could End Up Being Found Liable

On September 1st a new law involving sexual harassment complaints became effective, changing our Texas Labor Code in important ways. This new law makes a…

Gaines West

New Sexual Harassment Laws Make YOU or Your Supervisor Personally Liable

Article originally published at: https://www.tact.org/post/new-sexual-harassment-laws-make-your-supervisor-personally-liable It’s important that you have a “heads up” about the effective date of some significant changes to the Texas Labor…

Gaines West

Pitfalls of Communicating with Your Students through Social Media

See original article: https://www.tact.org/post/pitfalls-of-communicating-with-your-students-through-social-media Do you Tweet, Snapchat, Instagram, Text, or Email with your students? What if that student won’t email you and instead insists…

Gaines West

Attorney Spotlight: Kayla Landeros

This article is part of a series. When did you join the firm? October 2020 Where is your office located? Temple Tell us about your…

Zoe Carney

The Pandemic Blues: Staff Reduction, Tenure in Jeopardy, Cuts Everywhere

Article by Gaines West, originally published by Texas Association of College Teachers The pandemic has touched every area of our lives – and now Tenure?…

Zoe Carney