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Michael Kelsheimer

Partner
Assistant
Monica Flores-Moreno
D: 469.320.6081
mmoreno@grayreed.com
Education
  • J.D., Baylor University School of Law, 2000
  • B.A., Economics and Political Science, Texas Tech University, 1996
Bar Admission
  • Texas
Court Admissions
  • United States Tax Court
  • United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Western District of Texas

Blogs

Landmen as Independent Contractors: Is the government's voluntary settlement program too good to pass up?
Texas Employer Handbook
January 3, 2017
New Overtime Regulations Frozen - to Death? What You Need to Know About the Overtime Rule Injunction Issued Nov. 22, 2016
Texas Employer Handbook
November 29, 2016
Federal Changes to Overtime Exemptions
Texas Employer Handbook
May 19, 2016
Employment Law 101: National Origin, Citizenship & Immigration Status Discrimination
Texas Employer Handbook
February 17, 2016
Employment Law 101: Race Discrimination
Texas Employer Handbook
December 10, 2015
Employment Law 101: Voting Rights
Texas Employer Handbook
October 19, 2015
Employment Law 101: Religious Discrimination
Texas Employer Handbook
August 19, 2015
Employment Law 101: Jury Duty
Texas Employer Handbook
June 22, 2015
Employment Law 101: Sex Discrimination
Texas Employer Handbook
April 21, 2015
Employment Law 101: Americans with Disabilities Act
Texas Employer Handbook
December 3, 2014
The $185 Million - Yes - $185,000,000 Single Employee Discrimination Case
Texas Employer Handbook
November 24, 2014
Corporate Wellness Programs: It's Time for a Check-Up
Texas Employer Handbook
November 18, 2014
Employment Law 101: Employee Handbooks
Texas Employer Handbook
October 30, 2014
EEOC Trying to Change the "Status" for Transgendered Employees
Texas Employer Handbook
September 30, 2014
Shop Until You Drop - But Take a Day to Pray
Texas Employer Handbook
September 9, 2014
Employment Law 101: Worksite Lactation Breaks
Texas Employer Handbook
August 26, 2014
Losing My Religion:  Do I Want to Know My Employee's Beliefs?
Texas Employer Handbook
August 15, 2014
Losing My Religion:  Do I Want to Know My Employee's Religious Beliefs?
Texas Employer Handbook
August 15, 2014
Employment Law 101: Pregnancy Discrimination
Texas Employer Handbook
July 29, 2014
Employment Law 101: Travel Time
Texas Employer Handbook
May 30, 2014
Child and Spousal Support
Texas Employer Handbook
April 30, 2014
Employment Law 101: Child and Spousal Support
Texas Employer Handbook
April 30, 2014
Employment Law 101: Bonuses
Texas Employer Handbook
March 27, 2014
Employer Handbook: Age Discrimination
Texas Employer Handbook
February 27, 2014
Employment Law 101: Age Discrimination
Texas Employer Handbook
February 27, 2014
Employment Law 101: I-9 Forms
Texas Employer Handbook
January 31, 2014
Preserve Your Right to a Payroll Tax Refund
Texas Employer Handbook
January 27, 2014
Employment Law 101: Holiday Parties
Texas Employer Handbook
December 1, 2013
Employment Law 101: Employee Terminations
Texas Employer Handbook
October 30, 2013
Employment Law 101: Background Checks
Texas Employer Handbook
September 28, 2013
DOMA Stricken Down:  What does this Mean for Texas Employers?
Texas Employer Handbook
September 15, 2013
Equal Pay Act
Texas Employer Handbook
August 31, 2013
Equal Pay Act Guide
Texas Employer Handbook
August 31, 2013
Texas Employer Handbook: Explaining the Equal Pay Act
Texas Employer Handbook
August 31, 2013
Employment Law 101: Explaining the Equal Pay Act
Texas Employer Handbook
August 31, 2013
EEOC Hit with Sanctions for Frivolous Claims
Texas Employer Handbook
August 13, 2013
Big Red and Fried Chicken: Dallas Law Firm Sued for Discrimination
Texas Employer Handbook
August 4, 2013
Workplace Investigations
Texas Employer Handbook
July 31, 2013
Workplace Investigations Guide
Texas Employer Handbook
July 31, 2013
Texas Employer Handbook: Your Guide to Workplace Investigations
Texas Employer Handbook
July 31, 2013
Employment Law 101: Your Guide to Workplace Investigations
Texas Employer Handbook
July 31, 2013
What Can Be Done About a Workplace Bully?
Texas Employer Handbook
July 20, 2013
Can an Owner be Personally Liable for Wages?
Texas Employer Handbook
July 7, 2013
Equal Pay Act 50th Anniversary
Texas Employer Handbook
June 11, 2013
Tips
Texas Employer Handbook
May 29, 2013
Tips Guide
Texas Employer Handbook
May 29, 2013
Texas Employer Handbook: What Restaurants Need to Know About Tips
Texas Employer Handbook
May 29, 2013
Employment Law 101: What Restaurants Need to Know About Tips
Texas Employer Handbook
May 29, 2013
Governor Signs New Trade Secrets Law
Texas Employer Handbook
May 18, 2013
Update on the NLRB Poster Litigation
Texas Employer Handbook
May 10, 2013
At-Will Employment
Texas Employer Handbook
April 30, 2013
Recordkeeping Part II
Texas Employer Handbook
March 29, 2013
Should I Give References After Separation?
Texas Employer Handbook
March 16, 2013
New I-9 Form Released
Texas Employer Handbook
March 10, 2013
Recordkeeping Part I
Texas Employer Handbook
February 24, 2013
Are "Working Interviews" Legal?
Texas Employer Handbook
February 12, 2013
Changes to FMLA Service Member Leave Become Effective March 8, 2013
Texas Employer Handbook
February 7, 2013
Smoking Discrimination
Texas Employer Handbook
January 25, 2013
Will Texas Prohibit Employers from Asking for Social Media Passwords?
Texas Employer Handbook
January 12, 2013
To Sexy To Work Here: Fired for Being Attractive
Texas Employer Handbook
December 23, 2012
Too Sexy To Work Here: Fired for Being Attractive
Texas Employer Handbook
December 23, 2012
Unpaid Interns, Volunteers, and Trainees
Texas Employer Handbook
December 19, 2012
Are "90 Day Probationary Periods" for New-Hires Required By law?
Texas Employer Handbook
November 27, 2012
Supplemental Unemployment Benefits May Not be Subject to Payroll Tax
Texas Employer Handbook
November 17, 2012
Captain of Costa Concordia Sues for Wrongful Termination
Texas Employer Handbook
November 8, 2012
Worker's Compensation Retaliation
Texas Employer Handbook
October 31, 2012
Is Facebook Affecting Employee Productivity? (Programmer hire's "Slapper" to Keep Focused)
Texas Employer Handbook
October 19, 2012
Who Wants to Play Survivor - At Work?
Texas Employer Handbook
October 12, 2012
Discriminatory Use of Criminal Background Checks
Texas Employer Handbook
September 29, 2012
Believe it or Not - White Male Proves Discrimination
Texas Employer Handbook
September 3, 2012
Worker Adjustment and Retraining  Notification Act (WARN)
Texas Employer Handbook
August 28, 2012
Women Finally Allowed at Augusta National
Texas Employer Handbook
August 21, 2012
Ellen Pao: Suing for Harassment and Still at Work
Texas Employer Handbook
August 10, 2012
Drug Reps ARE Exempt from Overtime
Texas Employer Handbook
July 31, 2012
How the New Health Care Law will Affect your Business and Employees
Texas Employer Handbook
July 22, 2012
Hiring Kids
Texas Employer Handbook
July 11, 2012