Seattle 2020 Minimum Wage Announced

The Seattle Office of Labor Standards just announced an increase to Seattle minimum wage, effective January 1, 2020.  The 2020 minimum wage rates for employees working within the city of Seattle are as follows: Large employers (501+ employees) – $16.39/hour Small employers (500 or fewer employees, who do not pay at least $2.25/hour toward the… Continue reading Seattle 2020 Minimum Wage Announced

Oregon Pregnancy Accommodation Notice

As you know, Oregon’s law prohibiting pregnancy discrimination and requiring accommodations for pregnancy, childbirth and related conditions goes into effect on January 1, 2020.  Employers are required to post about the new law and provide notice to employees as follows: New employees – at the time of hire; Existing employees, by June 29, 2020; and… Continue reading Oregon Pregnancy Accommodation Notice