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Client Alert: It’s About (Over)time – The Sequel

12/13/2019 posted by

Washington State implements new “overtime rules” that may effect the exempt status of thousands of Washington State employees As avid subscribers to CH& employment updates, you recently …

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Client Alert: It’s About (Over)time – New U.S. DOL Rule Raises Minimum Salary for Exempt Employees

11/25/2019 posted by

Effective January 1, 2020: Exempt employees that earn less than $35,568 per year will be entitled to overtime under the new U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) “overtime …

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Client Alert: California Consumer Privacy Act Establishes Additional Data Security and Privacy Requirements

11/05/2019 posted by

The California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) of 2018 establishes new widespread data security and privacy requirements that are designed to protect consumers. Due to the broad nature …

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Client Alert: Oregon State Legislature Modifies Law on Non-Compete Agreements

06/27/2019 posted by

This new restriction adds to Oregon’s existing noncompete statute (ORS 653.295), which requires that:

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The Seattle Metro Area Ranked High Among of the 30 Largest Metro Areas in Smart Growth America/LOCUS Report “Foot Traffic Ahead: Ranking Walkable Urbanism in America’s Largest Metros”

06/26/2019 posted by

The report was released and explained by Chris Leinberger, Research Professor and Chair of the Center for Real Estate and Urban Analysis at the George Washington University School of Business, and deliberated at great length with Calvin Gladney, President and CEO of Smart Growth America, and Doug Ressler, Research and Business Intelligence Manager at Yardi Matrix.

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