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Labor & Employment and Insurance Coverage Webinar: Best Practices to Return to Work During COVID-19

Thursday, May 7th 11:00 am – 12:15 pm Register Now Join our Seattle partners, Sheryl Willert, and Jeff Wells from our Labor & Employment group along with Insurance group partner Eliot Harris in a webinar discussion on the challenges to employers and insurers as businesses return to work in the coming weeks and months. We will highlight...

New Proclamation from Washington Governor Establishes Employer Obligations to COVID-19 At-Risk Employees

On April 13, 2020, Governor Inslee issued Proclamation 20-46 High Risk Employees- Workers’ Rights amending his previous February 29, 2020 Proclamation 20-05 which declared the outbreak of COVID-19 a public disaster. According to the new Proclamation, the threat of severe illness or death caused by COVID-19 to Washington State’s public and private sector workers who...

Webinar: COVID-19 Impact on Labor & Employment

Speakers Sheryl Willert Jefferey Wells Bryan Churchill April 13th 11:00 am – 12:15 pm Register Now Join our Seattle partners, Sheryl Willert and Jefferey Wells along with Portland Of Counsel, Bryan Churchill from Williams Kastner in a discussion on the current impact of COVID-19. Employers face a multitude of challenges as they navigate through COVID-19 and its effect on their workforce and businesses....

Webinar: Retain or Release? A Legal Look at Electronic Files

April 16th 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Register Now More and more of our work is going electronically, and it’s imperative to have best practices in place for electronic document retention as well as physical records. This discussion will focus on the best tips for document retention, with a particular focus on electronic documents.  We’ll discuss issues...

Law Update: Washington Paid Family and Medical Leave Program

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About This Event Please join Jeffery Wells and Kathleen Goodman of Williams Kastner’s Labor & Employment Practice Group as they discuss the new Washington Paid Family and Medical Leave Program (PMFL). Complimentary Breakfast 7:30 AM – 8:00 AM Presentation 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Topics will Include Covered Employee Providing Notice and Initiating Leave Leave Benefits and Exclusions Benefit Disputes Job...