Clouse Brown PLLC founders Keith Clouse and Alyson Brown have once again been named to The Best Lawyers in America for their work in multiple areas of employment law. Additionally, partner Camille Avant has again been named to the publication’s “Ones to Watch” list, which recognizes attorneys early in their careers.
Significant changes to the Texas Labor Code regarding sexual harassment become effective September 1, 2021. These new provisions particularly impact smaller employers who were previously excluded from the definition of “employer” in the Texas Labor Code. In addition, the new statute identifies situations in which individuals, including managers, company owners, and HR professionals, can be sued and found liable for sexual harassment.