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Weekly Update: Tip pooling FAQs and answers from Catharine Morisset

Tip pooling FAQs and answers from Catharine Morisset Q: Can owners or managers ever accept tips? A: There is a very narrow, limited exception when an owner or manager directly

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Timeline of statewide closures and coronavirus rules

This timeline shows Washington State closures, occupancy rules, and reopening dates that affected the hospitality industry during the coronavirus pandemic. Operators will find useful information if they are applying for

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Weekly Update: TV closed captioning requirements go into effect Oct. 23

TV closed captioning requirements go into effect Oct. 23 In 2021, the Washington State Legislature approved SB 5027, which requires places of public accommodation to provide closed captioning on televisions

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[Replay] Intelligent Exit Strategy: Selling your hospitality business in 2022 and beyond

Part one: Preparing your business for sale Presented by Oliver Kotelinikov of IBA   Part two: Successful transition of ownership Presented by Oliver Kotelnikov from IBA and Wade Stringfield from

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Two Minute Video: What you need to know 10/19/21

King County vaccine requirement for hospitality guests starts October 25; rapid changes in hospitality workforce; Northwest Hospitality Leadership Podcast starts!

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Closed captioning in areas of public accommodation

By Oct. 23, 2021, all televisions capable of displaying closed captioning must display it  In 2021, the Washington State Legislature approved SB 5027, which requires places of public accommodation to provide closed

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Toolkit — Tip Pooling

* Updated: Oct. 19, 2021 ­ 5 Tip Pool FAQs from employment law attorney Catharine Morisset   #1 We have an owner or manager who waits tables a couple of shifts

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Weekly Update: Statewide vaccine requirements for large events; Renting out your kitchen space can be a big money maker

Vaccine or negative test requirements for large events starting Nov. 15 Gov. Jay Inslee announced a new vaccine or negative test requirement for large events in Washington state starting Nov.

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CEO podcast recap: Government affairs shares

The CEO podcast is a monthly podcast with Washington Hospitality Association President and CEO Anthony Anton. This is a summary of the October edition where Anthony sat down with the