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Have You Been Illegally Terminated in Laredo?

If you live in Laredo and your employer illegally terminated you, you likely have legal options at your disposal. However, without a proper understanding of how business and employment law in Texas applies to your situation, you may feel overwhelmed as you attempt to navigate your circumstances. This feeling may leave you too paralyzed to do anything. Thankfully, you do not have to proceed alone. Have you been illegally terminated in Laredo? If so, the team at Carabin Shaw can help you recover and get your life back on track.

If you wish to pursue an employment lawsuit for wrongful termination, you should know that our Laredo employment lawyers are ready to speak with you. They have invaluable insight into Texas employment laws. An experienced lawyer can help you understand how the law can protect you when faced with the difficult circumstance of wrongful termination.

Employment at Will and Illegal Termination

Did you know that Texas is an employment at will state? This doctrine governs how the relationship between employers and workers functions. An employer can terminate an employee at any time for almost any reason. Likewise, an employee can quit for virtually any time or any reason. However, there are significant exceptions to this doctrine and it’s essential to know how they might affect you and other workers in Laredo.

The 1985 case, Sabine Pilot Services, Inc. v. Hauck, impacted how workers who are fired can respond to the actions of their employer. Michael Hauck, the terminated employee, asserted that his employer, Sabine Pilot, directed him to perform illegal acts. When Hauck refused, Sabine Pilot fired him.

The lawyers for Sabine Pilot Services argued that the "employment at will" doctrine protected their client's actions, but the court sided with Hauck. Have you been illegally terminated in Laredo? The decision of the Texas Supreme Court paved the way for you to file a Sabine Pilot claim and have an opportunity to make sure your employer is held accountable for their actions.

The Laredo employment lawyers at Carabin Shaw have years of experience protecting the rights of wrongfully terminated workers. We understand that fighting against the questionable actions of an employer is a daunting task, but we believe all workers deserve the best legal assistance available in the protection of their rights.

We are committed to helping you in the aftermath of wrongful termination because we know the right to provide for your family and loved ones through honest work is fundamental to your livelihood, which is why we make the path to work with us an easy one.

For Legal Assistance, Call Carabin Shaw Today

Have you been illegally terminated in Laredo? Your next phone call should be to our office. You can schedule a free, no-obligation initial consultation with an attorney. This appointment is your chance to ask the questions weighing heavy on your mind. Through this conversation, we will gain insight into the details of your case and begin to develop a strategy to help you win.

For some of our clients, we can secure both back and future pay. Others seek compensation for the extreme mental anguish they experience. For other clients, if appropriate, we can attempt to pursue reinstatement with their former employer. We will use our legal experience and knowledge to help you determine the best goals for you based on your unique needs.

There is no reason for you to feel overwhelmed or ill-informed regarding how the law can help you. Each of our attorneys is dedicated to being your advocate and making sure you have a voice in the legal system. Because we work on a contingency-fee basis, when you decide to let us work for you, we will not charge you any fees unless we win your case.

When you need the help of an experienced attorney, call Carabin Shaw. In Laredo, dial 956-333-3333 or call us toll-free at 800-862-1260. We are waiting to hear from you so we can start helping you.

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