Recent Posts: Employment Law

  • Feb 282017

    Attorney Dolghih Discusses Employment Law with North Texas Legal News

    In a recent post for North Texas Legal News, Attorney Leiza Dolghih of Godwin Bowman & Martinez discussed the many different employment-law related bills that currently sit on the plate of representatives in the 85 th general session of the Texas Legislature. You can find the full text of the post ...

  • Feb 172017

    Maximize the Effectiveness of Non-Disclosure Agreements

    Companies often require employees to sign non-disclosure agreements (NDAs), but they frequently fail to ensure that employees understand precisely what they are signing and the consequences that may unfold following a breach of this agreement. Leiza Dolghih, attorney at Godwin Bowman & Martinez, ...

  • Apr 262016

    Third Time's the Charm: Key Differences Between the Texas Uniform Trade Secrets Act and Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act

    In last week's installment of "Third Time's the Charm," we examined the new Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act ("FDTSA") that's making its way through Congress right now and how it may affect businesses in 2016. This week, the Series looks at the major differences between the Texas Uniform Trade ...

  • Apr 212016

    Third Time's the Charm: What Every Business Should Know about the Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act

    Hailed as a "safeguard for American ingenuity and businesses," after three failed attempts, 2016 may be the year that the federal Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA) becomes a law. This landmark legislation, which is likely to pass with robust bipartisan support, creates a federal civil cause of action ...

  • Apr 82016

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Attorney Leiza Dolghih Adds Mediation Skills

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Senior Attorney Leiza Dolghih has completed "40-Hour Basic Mediation Training," a course that complies with the standards set by the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable and Chapter 154 of the Texas Civil Practices & Remedies Code. Ms. Dolghih is now qualified to mediate ...

  • Oct 132015

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez's Elisaveta Dolghih's News for the Bar "Nuts and Bolts of Employment Litigation for General Practitioners"

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez 's Elisaveta Dolghih's News for the Bar "Nuts and Bolts of Employment Litigation for General Practitioners". Click here to read the guide!

  • Apr 162015

    Fox 4 News: Godwin Bowman & Martinez Attorney Leiza Dolghih Comments on Radio Shack Laid Off Employee Who Can't Collect Unemployment

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Senior Attorney Leiza Dolghih comments on the Fox 4 story of a 34-year Radio Shack employee, and 2-time cancer survivor, who was laid off during her medical leave, and is now unable to collect unemployment insurance. Click here to get the full story .

  • Apr 152015

    Godwin Bowman & Martinez Welcomes New Shareholder Todd Shadle to Its Labor & Employment Practice

    Our firm is honored to add a new Shareholder, Todd William Shadle, for our Labor and Employment practice. Mr. Shadle will be an exceptional addition to our firm, as he brings more than 20 years of insightful legal experience to the table. Read the full story by clicking here.