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This article was written by Texas Legal Services Center and applies only to COVID-19 related employment issues.
COVID-19 has caused many people serious financial hardship. Learn how to minimize and deal with debt caused by COVID-19.
This article can tell you about your rights to unemployment assistance in relation to a natural disaster. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
Although it was written for employers, this handbook by the Texas Young Lawyers Association contains information about Texas employment law that employees may find useful.
The article tells you about specific employment rights available to veterans and service members, including information on unemployment benefits. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article tells you about what you can and cannot be fired for. This article tells you about how to file a charge of discrimination against an employer. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.  
The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) gives paid leave to many employees who are impacted by COVID-19. Benefits may apply to those who are sick, caring for others who are sick, or caring for children out of school or daycare due to COVID-19. The act also reimburses employers through a tax credit.
This article tells you about getting unemployment benefits, whether you are eligible and more. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article provides three solutions to appeal unemployment benefits, if you are denied. This article was written by Texas Workforce Commision. 
This article provides answers to eligibity for unemployment benefits. Specifically, it provides ongoing requirements and how to apply. This article was written by Texas Workforce Commission. 
This article tells you about your rights as an employee during a disaster. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.