July 12 2017 / Oil & Gas

Are You One of the Top Five Misclassified Oilfield Jobs?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are over 212,000 workers employed in the oil and gas industry. These employees are part of a growing field that is known for its hard labor and long hours. Unfortunately, many of these workers are denied payment that federal law entitles them to.

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April 10 2017 / Firm News

Our Core Mission

The lawyers at Josephson Dunlap LLP are one mission: helping workers recover their rightfully owed wages. Our team is passionate about fighting for hard working people who aren’t receiving the wages they are owed. Find out more about the lawyers at Josephson Dunlap LLP and why they are so committed to helping provide the best…

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June 11 2015 / Oil & Gas, Overtime

Have Drilling Fluid Engineers Been Denied Overtime?

The Texas oil and gas boom has made many Texans better off economically, and it has provided a lot of jobs for Texans who were going through difficult times previously. Unfortunately, the boom in jobs has brought with it a significant increase in attempts by employers to squeeze every last dollar out of their employers…

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May 29 2015 / Overtime

Despite Being Valued at $4 Billion, Belk Not Paying Employee Overtime

Over the past few weeks, there have been several reports that North Carolina-based retailer Belk, the largest family-owned and operated department store chain in the country, has hired Goldman Sachs Group Inc. to value the company and to “evaluate strategic alternatives, including a potential sale.” According to these reports, Goldman Sachs may have valued the…

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May 25 2015 / Misclassification

Have I Been Misclassified By My Employer?

Most Texas employers are honest and forthright and do right by their employees when it comes to pay and taxes. However, there a significant number of employers use unfair methods to try and save money and avoid paying taxes. One of the most popular ways they do that is by misclassifying their employees as “independent…

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