Step 2: Choose a Toolkit or Article.
A Toolkit includes Forms, Instructions, Frequently Asked Questions and related Articles. Toolkits have this symbol:
An Article provides basic information about a topic. Some Articles include Forms. Articles have this symbol:
This article provides general information about the application of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) to agricultural employment. This article was written by U.S Department of Labor. All text below is reproduced from the United States Department of Labor website.
This article tells how the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) establishes minimum wage, overtime pay, recordkeeping, and youth employment standards in the private sector and in federal, state and local governments. This article was written by the United State Department of Labor.
Although it was written for employers, this handbook by the Texas Young Lawyers Association contains information about Texas employment law that employees may find useful.
This article provides you with useful information on the employment rights of undocumented workers under Federal and Texas Law. This article was written by TexasLawHelp staff.
This article can tell you about how to get access to your rightful wages for work. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.
This article gives answer to questions on properly filing a complaint about your employer. This article was written by the United States Department of Labor.
This article talks about independent contractor status. Whether you’re an employee depends on the conditions of your employment, not your job title or work schedule. The law says you’re an employee unless your employer can show otherwise. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.
This article tells you about what you can and cannot be fired for. This article tells you about how to file a charge of discrimination against an employer. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.
Several state and federal laws protect employees from nonpayment of wages and govern when and how wages must be paid.
This article answers some frequently asked questions about overtime pay. This material is excerpted fully from the website of the U.S Department of Labor.
This article answers frequently asked questions about minimum wage for employees. This article was written by the United States Department of Labor.
This article was written by Texas Legal Services Center. The information on this website is not a substitute for, and does not replace the advice or representation of, a licensed attorney. Legal information is not the same as legal advice, which is the application of law to an individual's specific circumstances.
This guide provides information to help you understand the mechanisms for filing and enforcing a mechanic's or materialmen's lien. It was written by Texas C-Bar and Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. The link below is to the ENTIRE 56-page Handbook.
The text below is reproduced from the Texas Workforce Commission.
This article can tell you about your rights as a "tipped" employee. Whether your employer can take your tips, if you must be paid minimum wage and more.
This article tells you about getting unemployment benefits, whether you are eligible and more. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.