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COVID-19 Legislative Update: DOL Guidance on Emergency Paid Leave Requirements

Families First Coronavirus Response Act Updated March 27, 2020 On March 18, 2020, President Donald J. Trump signed into law the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, which makes broad temporary changes to the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and… Read More

COVID-19 Legislative Update: New Paid Emergency Leave Requirements for Employers Begin on April 2, 2020

Making  temporary additions to the Family and Medical Leave Act;Requiring emergency paid leave for employees affected by COVID‑19;Providing free coronavirus testing;Expanding food security initiatives;Increasing Medicaid funding; and Supplementing state unemployment insurance programs. Lloyd Gosselink’s Employment Law Practice Group has analyzed… Read More

COVID-19: Hoping for the Best, Planning for the Worst

As we expect most of our colleagues and clients are doing, we at Lloyd Gosselink are continuing to closely monitor the COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation in the United States and particularly in Texas.  We are doing so both to ensure that… Read More

Congratulations to Our 2020 Texas Rising Stars

We are proud to announce the selection of Stefanie P. Albright, Nathan E. Vassar, and Sarah T. Glaser to the 2020 Texas Rising Stars list. Only 2.5% of… Read More

TCEQ Proposes Recycling Rules Affecting Municipalities and Special Districts

by Sam Ballard Do you represent a governmental entity, such as a municipality or special district? If so, you need to be aware of TCEQ’s recently released Recycling Rule… Read More

Please Welcome Our New Associates

We are pleased to announce new additions to the Lloyd Gosselink Team. Please welcome Gabrielle Smith, Reid Barnes, Lindsay Killeen, and Lauren Thomas. Read more about their background and experience below. Associates Gabrielle C. Smith… Read More

New Principals Added

J. Troupe Brewer, William “Cody” Faulk, and Jamie L. Mauldin have been elected Principals of the firm effective January 1, 2020. We thank them for all of the hard work and talent they have shared with our firm and our clients… Read More

Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C. Named in the 2020 U.S. News – Best Law Firms List!

Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C. has once again been recognized by U.S. News in the 2020 Best Law Firms rankings for Water Law, Energy Law, and Energy Regulatory Law. Firms included in the 2020 “Best Law Firms”… Read More

Municipal Corner

Maintaining two governmental positions often requires an analysis of the constitutional dual-office prohibition, along with the common-law doctrines of self-appointment incompatibility, self-employment incompatibility, and conflicting-loyalties incompatibility. Tex. Att’y Gen. Op. No. KP-0265 (2019). The City of Ranger (the… Read More

Upcoming Speaking Engagements

October 25 Maris Chambers will be presenting “It’s Over, Now What? Water-Related Outcomes and Impacts of the 86th Texas Legislature” at the North Central Texas Chapter of Texas AWWA’s 18th Annual Robert F. Pence Drinking Water Seminar… Read More

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