Robert E. Bettac: Lawyer with Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

Robert E. Bettac


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Practice Areas

  • Employment Discrimination
  • Union Management Relations
  • Occupational Safety and Health
  • Wage and Hour Law
  • Employment Contract Disputes
University Ashland University, B.A., cum laude, 1972
Law SchoolUniversity of Cincinnati, J.D., 1979
Admitted1979, Texas; 1981, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth and Eleventh Circuits; 1983, U.S. District Court, Western and Southern Districts of Texas; 1989, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas; 2001, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
Memberships State Bar of Texas; San Antonio Bar Association; San Antonio Bar Foundation.

Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Labor and Employment. Author: "Texas Labor Laws in Private Sector," State Bar of Texas. Member, Editorial Review Board, Texas Employer Advisor. Past Member, Witte Museum Council and San Antonio Public Library Foundation Board. Board Member, Winston School of San Antonio. (Board Certified, Labor and Employment Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization)


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Fifth Circuit Declines to Clarify When an Employment Action is “Adverse” Enough to Support a Discrimination Claim
Robert E. Bettac, March 24, 2015
When presented with an employment discrimination claim, one of the early questions any agency or court must answer is whether the claimant has suffered an “adverse employment action.” Simply stated, even if a discriminatory motive can be shown, is the harm suffered by the claimant...

State Court Lawsuit Removable if Plaintiff-Employee’s Pleadings “Fully Incorporate” EEOC Charge
Robert E. Bettac, August 29, 2014
“You have been sued.” Upon reading these first few words of a state court citation, most Texas employers—indeed, most employers—make it their first order of business to remove the case to federal court if at all possible. Defense attorneys cite various advantages to be...

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Robert E. Bettac

112 East Pecan Street
San AntonioTX 78205


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