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    November Chapter Meeting (Luncheon): Washington Legal Update

    Date: November 14, 2017, 11:30am – 1:00pm
    Southwest Washington SHRM
    Royal Oaks Country Club
    8917 NE Fourth Plain Blvd.
    Vancouver, WA 98662
    Members and/or Partner Organizations: $25.00 / Non-Members and/or at the door: $35.00
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    November Chapter Meeting (Luncheon): Washington Legal Update

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    Please join us for a Washington legal update with attorney Jean Back.  This presentation will cover legal updates that affect Washington employers at both the state and federal level.  We will cover:

    • The new Washington State Sick Leave regulations;
    • The distracted driving law;
    • The new Washington state pregnancy accommodations civil rights protections;
    • Changes required by OSHA for injury reporting, including three new anti-retaliation provisions that affect disciplinary programs, incentive programs, and drug testing programs; 
    • The new Washington state Paid Family and Medical Leave Law; 
    • Privacy training requirements for certain federal contractors (and their subcontractors) with contracts that provide access to a federal system of records; and
    • What is happening with the DOL regulations regarding the Fair Labor Standards Act.   

    Speaker: Jean Back

    Jean Back brings more than 25 years of experience in helping manufactures and technology-focused employers solve problems to complicated employment scenarios.  She has broad expertise in litigation, mediation and settlement of employment and business tort claims.  She is fluent in all areas of state and federal employment, wage and hour, discrimination, and leave laws.  She is skilled at training managers and employees in employment compliance.