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Andrew Weber
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"I am thrilled to head up Kelly Hart in Austin, our capital city where law, policy and politics meet. I get to utilize my public-sector experience and work with a talented group of attorneys whose extensive knowledge and creativity ensure exceptional service to our clients. Whether clients have an energy, environmental, or governmental issue (or all three), and whether solutions are negotiated or litigated, we have the depth and breadth to achieve great, cost-effective results."

Russell Cawyer Authors Blog on Families First Coronavirus Response Act and Emergency Paid Leave Act of 2020

The Bill, if passed by the Senate, will provide paid sick leave and unemployment benefits to employees taking leave as a result of COVID-19.

Russell Cawyer's blog post—entitled “House Passes Bill to Amend FMLA for COVID-19 Related Leaves of Absence” and published on the Texas Employment Law Update—addresses paid sick leave and unemployment benefits to employees taking leave as a result of COVID-19. Those benefits include expanded FMLA eligibility and qualifying reasons for taking job-protected unpaid leaves of absence; free coronavirus testing; and expanding food assistance.  The Bill also would require employers to provide additional protections for health care workers.

 

 



Six Kelly Hart Lawyers Named 2020 Louisiana Super Lawyers
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