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“Listen In With Lloyd Gosselink – a Texas Law Firm” provides updates and perspectives on issues of interest. Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle and Townsend, P.C. is a thirty-plus attorney firm with a statewide practice located in Austin, Texas, specializing in environmental, natural resource and energy regulation, litigation, and employment law.

“Listen In With Lloyd Gosselink – a Texas Law Firm” provides updates and perspectives on issues of interest. Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle and Townsend, P.C. is a thirty-plus attorney firm with a statewide practice located in Austin, Texas, specializing in environmental, natural resource and energy regulation, litigation, and employment law.

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“Listen In With Lloyd Gosselink – a Texas Law Firm” provides updates and perspectives on issues of interest. Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle and Townsend, P.C. is a thirty-plus attorney firm with a statewide practice located in Austin, Texas, specializing in environmental, natural resource and energy regulation, litigation, and employment law.

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English


Episodes

The Administrative Appeal Process

5/17/2022
Litigation Practice Group Principal, Gabrielle Smith, talks about the administrative appeal process/judicial review process. She dives into what happens after an agency issues a final order or decision following a contested case in an administrative proceeding, the next steps, and beyond.

Duration:00:24:07

Helping TCEQ Help You: Reflections from Former Agency Attorneys

5/3/2022
Roslyn Dubberstein and Jessie Spears, with Nathan Vassar as moderator, share their behind-the-scenes knowledge on how to successfully navigate the processes in the TCEQ. Dubberstein and Spears speak from experience as former TCEQ attorneys from the litigation and environmental law divisions respectively.

Duration:00:21:19

Employment Law Update

4/19/2022
In this episode, Sheila Gladstone and Jessica Maynard touch on some interesting and important topics currently at play in the landscape of employment law. They discuss recent workplace developments in sexual harassment, COVID-19, paid leave, medical marijuana, and Texas open carry laws.

Duration:00:31:42

Federal Water Issues Update

4/1/2022
Water Practice Group attorneys, Nathan Vassar and Lauren Thomson, share their insights into current Federal Water issues. They discuss Lead and Copper, Waters of the United States (WOTUS), Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS), and much more.

Duration:00:24:04

Regulatory Changes After Winter Storm Uri

2/28/2022
One year has passed since Winter Storm Uri. In this episode, Energy and Utility Practice Group attorneys, Thomas Brocato and Taylor Denison, discuss the changes to the legal landscape set forth by the February 2021 storm that greatly impacted Texas. They dive into what happened, why it happened, the changes that followed, and what is still to come. Also, they compare the recent winter storm from February 2022 with Winter Storm Uri.

Duration:00:28:22

Legislative Update (a Regular Session Like No Other)

7/7/2021
Governmental Relations Practice Group Chair Ty Embrey joins us again to close out this season’s episodes. He sits down to provide a recap of the Regular Session of the Texas Legislature and how the Regular Session was unique due to Winter Storm Uri and COVID-19.

Duration:00:13:09

Regulation of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)

6/9/2021
Sara Thornton and Lauren Thomas are back, joining us to discuss per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) and how these chemicals are affecting the regulatory worlds of drinking water and wastewater. They cover EPA’s PFAS Action Plan and developments affecting the Safe Drinking Water Act and the Clean Water Act.

Duration:00:15:49

Governmental Immunity and Contract Provisions

5/26/2021
Attorneys Stefanie Albright, a principal in the Districts Practice Group, and James Parker, a principal in the Litigation Practice Group, join together to talk about the different aspects of immunity issues that might arise in contracts with governmental entities.

Duration:00:29:07

Ethics and Leadership in Challenging Times

5/12/2021
Lauren Kalisek moves from being the moderator to a guest on the “Listen In With Lloyd Gosselink” podcast. As a principal and chair in the Districts Practice Group, she has observed public officials in the last year who rose to the challenge of doing the right thing for their citizens through COVID-19, the Texas winter storm, and more. Lauren shares a look back on the history of leadership and ethics in Texas and how current leaders build on this history to navigate new challenges.

Duration:00:23:22

Federal Policy Updates in the New Administration

4/28/2021
In this episode, Sara Thornton, Nathan Vassar, and Lauren Thomas discuss federal policy updates in the new administration. They will be speaking about changes in federal agency priorities and how those policy updates may impact the regulated community in Texas.

Duration:00:20:41

Employment Law during COVID-19: How to Implement a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

4/14/2021
Sarah Glaser and Emily Linn, attorneys in the Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C. Employment Law Practice Group, discuss COVID-19 vaccination policies, what options employers’ have when considering to mandate the vaccine, and how employers can prepare for their employees returning to the office and interacting with clients post-pandemic.

Duration:00:37:31

Working and Retiring at Lloyd Gosselink

3/31/2021
Attorney Jamie Mauldin from the Energy and Utility Practice Group (EUPG) interviews past EUPG Chair Georgia Crump to talk about her time working at Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend. Georgia recently retired after 31 years of supporting the Firm, her clients, and her team. She discusses her experiences and gives us a glimpse into the knowledge she’s shared with other Firm attorneys, so the class of service and trust she helped build will continue.

Duration:00:17:55

Podcast Wrap: Goodbye 2020 & Hello 2021!

12/9/2020
Attorneys Lauren Kalisek, Nathan Vassar, and William (Cody) Faulk come together to chat about the season 1 recap of Listen In With Lloyd Gosselink and what is coming in 2021 with the launch of season 2!

Duration:00:13:49

The Texas Legislature

11/25/2020
Ty Embrey, Governmental Relations Practice Group Chair, shares how the election results can impact the Texas Legislature and why we should get involved.

Duration:00:21:35

Navigable Waters Protection Rule: Waters Of The United States (WOTUS)

11/11/2020
Nathan Vassar and Lauren Thomas, attorneys in the Firm's Water Practice Group, discuss WOTUS associated with EPA's Clean Water Rule.

Duration:00:24:29

Dos & Don’ts of Interviewing & Hiring Legally (COVID edition)

10/28/2020
Sheila Gladstone, Employment Law Practice Group Chair, talks about how you can navigate interviewing and hiring potential candidates in a legal way.

Duration:00:34:45

PUC & Rate Cases

10/14/2020
Chris Brewster and Jamie Mauldin, two principals in the Firm's Energy and Utility Practice Group discuss two major electric rate cases that have shaped a significant precedent in the Public Utility Commission.

Duration:00:20:43

Lead & Copper Rule

9/30/2020
Nathan Vassar and Lauren Thomas, attorneys in the Firm's Water Practice Group, discuss EPA's proposed Lead and Copper Rule, the first major regulation in nearly thirty years.

Duration:00:12:43

A Litigator’s Perspective on COVID-19

9/16/2020
Joe de la Fuente, the Chair of Lloyd Gosselink's Litigation Practice Group and James Parker also a principal in that practice group, discusses contract performance, liability, and managing risk in this new era of COVID 19.

Duration:00:40:18