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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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New in 2022 – law changes impacting the industry

This page features new laws or upcoming changes impacting hospitality businesses that will go into effect in 2022. Each week we’ll  send members reminders in our weekly email and add

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Toolkit — Hospitality tech

Since dining and lodging are two of society’s oldest types of businesses, the industry can be hesitant to embrace new technology. In reality, the seemingly straightforward concepts of preparing a meal or offering a room  could benefit immensely from

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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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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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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.