Texas Lawyer Magazine Features Article by M2D Partner Mike Muskat on Common Mistakes Employers Should Watch for When Dealing with Employee COVID-19 Vaccinations

Texas Lawyer magazine has published an article by M2D partner Mike Muskat exploring mistakes employers can make with regard to the COVID-19 vaccine. “Three Common Mistakes Employers Should Watch for When Dealing with Employee COVID-19 Vaccinations” (subscription required) outlines legal issues employers can face if they’re not careful. In the article, which was originally featured …read more »

M2D Partner Mike Muskat Quoted in Houston Chronicle Article About Employment Laws Around COVID-19 Vaccines

The Houston Chronicle quoted M2D Partner Mike Muskat in a recent article that addresses questions about current employment laws around COVID-19 and what employers can and cannot do or say with regard to their employees. While the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) says employers can require employees to get a COVID-19 vaccine, there are exceptions …read more »

Mike Muskat and Mariah Berry Present to the American Petroleum Labor Lawyers Association on Developments in Harassment Law

On February 25, 2021, M2D partner Mike Muskat and associate Mariah Berry spoke to the American Petroleum Labor Lawyers Association (APLLA) on key post-#MeToo developments in harassment law.  Their presentation, titled “Where Does Harassment Law Stand in 2021, and Where Is It Heading?” addressed judicial and legislative developments and outlined how these important changes may …read more »

M2D Partners Mike Muskat and Corey Devine Featured in Texas Lawyer Article on Labor and Employment Law Changes Possible Under the Biden Administration

Texas Lawyer magazine has published an article by M2D partners Mike Muskat and Corey Devine exploring labor and employment law changes expected under the Biden Administration. “From COVID-19 Relief to Paid Leave, Biden Administration Changes to Labor and Employment Law Could Go Further Than First Expected” (subscription required) outlines legislation that could pass given that …read more »

M2D Partner Mike Muskat Quoted in Houston Chronicle Article About Legality of Vaccine Mandates

The Houston Chronicle quoted M2D Partner Mike Muskat in a recent article exploring whether companies can legally require employees to get a COVID-19 vaccine before going back to work. While there are no laws prohibiting companies from mandating that employees get a vaccine, “There will be a good argument that vaccines are reliable, helpful and …read more »

M2D Partner Mike Muskat Quoted in Houston Chronicle About Employer COVID-19 Holiday Travel Guidelines

M2D Partner Mike Muskat was quoted in the Houston Chronicle article about the legal and practical issues regarding employer travel guidelines for the holidays in connection with the recent surge in COVID-19 cases. While employers can legally require employees who travel during the holidays to quarantine or test negative before they return to work, Muskat …read more »

M2D Partners Mike Muskat and Corey Devine Featured in Texas Lawyer Article on Changes in Labor and Employment Law Expected in a Biden Administration

Texas Lawyer magazine has published an article by M2D partners Mike Muskat and Corey Devine on labor and employment law changes expected under a Biden administration. In the article, “Major Changes to Labor and Employment Law Likely Under a Biden Administration” (subscription required), Mr. Muskat and Mr. Devine outline the biggest employment issues likely on …read more »

M2D Partner Mike Muskat quoted in Houston Chronicle about former Astros GM Jeff Luhnow’s multi-million dollar employment lawsuit

M2D partner Mike Muskat was quoted in the Houston Chronicle about the wrongful termination lawsuit filed by Jeff Luhnow, the former Houston Astros General Manager,who was terminated after being implicated in the Astros’ sign-stealing scandal. Muskat observed that Luhnow faces an uphill battle in his effort to avoid arbitration and keep the case in court. …read more »