Step 2: Choose a Toolkit or Article.
A Toolkit includes Forms, Instructions, Frequently Asked Questions and related Articles. Toolkits have this symbol:
An Article provides basic information about a topic. Some Articles include Forms. Articles have this symbol:
This article tells you about what happens with taxes when a person dies. This article was written by the Legal Hotline for Texans at the Texas Legal Services Center.
This article answers common questions about death and burial benefits. This material is excerpted from material by the Texas Department of Insurance.
This article contains a manual with information and resources for grandparents and other nonparents caring for a child, including information about public benefits. This article was written by the Texas Kincare Task Force.
This guide provides information to help you understand the mechanisms for filing and enforcing a mechanic's or materialmen's lien. It was written by Texas C-Bar and Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. The link below is to the ENTIRE 56-page Handbook.
The text below is reproduced from the Texas Workforce Commission.
This article answers questions about the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). It is adapted from content written by the United States Department of Labor, in its Fact Sheet #77B: Protection for Individuals under the FMLA.
This article provides information about time limits for filing a discrimination charge, and what to do if there is ongoing harassment. This article is from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
This article can tell you about your rights as a "tipped" employee. Whether your employer can take your tips, if you must be paid minimum wage and more.
This article tells you about discrimination on the basis of sex in schools that receive federal funding, including athletics programs. This article was composed from various resources by TexasLawHelp staff.
This article explains common employment contract provisions. Additionally, it answers questions about benefits and protections to both the employer and employee.This material is excerpted in whole from a brochure written by the Texas Young Lawyers Association.
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 provides information about types of aid, who qualifies, as well as other information. This article was provided by the U.S Department of Education.
This article provides answers to common answers to questions about Workers' Compensation. This article was written by the Texas Department of Insurance.
This article tells you about what to do if you are injured at work and what covered and non-covered employers are. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.
This article tells you about worker's compensation. Specifically, it tells you about what it is, covered employers, and non-covered employers. This article is based on resources from the Texas Department of Insurance Division of Workers' Compensation.
This article tells you about your rights as an employee during a disaster. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.
This article provides information on how to repay federal student loans. This article is excerpted from a guide to repaying federal student loans from web site of the U.S. Department of Education.