Dec
2
Fri
Fisher Phillips webinar: Washington’s new pay transparency rules – job postings
Dec 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Fisher Phillips webinar: Washington's new pay transparency rules - job postings

** Thirst party webinar **

Starting January 1, 2023, all employers looking for candidates (even remote) in Washington must comply with Washington Equal Pay Opportunity Act amendments concerning job posting disclosures. This webinar will walk through the new Administrative Policy and answer FAQs such as:

  • What is a salary range?
  • What must I disclose regarding benefits?
  • What is other compensation?
  • What about social media?
  • We will also go over a “Top 10 List” of best practices to avoid pay transparency claims.

The firm is submitting this webinar for HRCI and SHRM credit.

If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Barry-Smith.

Register here

Dec
8
Thu
L&I WEBINAR: Isolated Worker Protections
Dec 8 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

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**THIRD-PARTY WEBINAR**

Isolated Worker Protections
This is an educational webinar to inform employers and employees about RCW 49.60.515, which was enacted by the Washington state legislature in 2019 in an effort to prevent sexual assault and sexual harassment against certain isolated workers in the hospitality, janitorial, and security industries. This webinar will help employers and workers determine if they are impacted by this law, go over all the requirements of employers with isolated workers, and provide attendees with additional informational resources.
The webinar will be a presentation by the Isolated Worker Specialist from L&I’s Employment Standards program, which includes the opportunity to ask questions after the presentation.

Interpretation services for these sessions can be provided at no cost to you when you request them ahead of time. You can contact Luz Gonzalez-Virgen at  or 360-789-5287 to request interpretation services.

Sign up link:
https://www.lni.wa.gov/workshops-training (Select Isolated Worker Protections from the Event Title drop-down menu.)

The presentation will be followed by a 15-minute question-and-answer session.

Upon registration, you will receive additional information on how to access the webinar.

Dec
12
Mon
ESD Webinar: Learn more about Standard Occupational Classification codes
Dec 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

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***THIRD-PARTY WEBINAR***

ESD will require codes starting later this year

During this webinar, Employment Security Department staff will discuss Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) codes and provide answers to frequently asked questions from employers.

Learn about the new reporting requirements under House Bill 2308, which requires all employers to report SOC codes each quarter for their employees.

Employers — bring your questions about SOC codes for a Q&A session at the end of the presentation. ESD staff will provide answers and additional resources.

Register here.

During this webinar, ESD staff will review the following topics and more:

  • What are SOC codes?
  • Why should employers be familiar with SOC codes?
  • How can I prepare before I use SOC codes?
  • What penalties will there be for not reporting SOC codes?

Additional resources

To learn more about SOC codes before this webinar, go to esd.wa.gov/employer-taxes/about-soc.

Dec
14
Wed
L&I webinar: Employer Guide to Workers’ Rights
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
L&I webinar: Employer Guide to Workers’ Rights

**Third party webinar**

The Washington State Department of Labor and Industries (L&I) invites you to attend our Employer Guide to Workers’ Rights webinar to learn about the workplace rules and regulations enforced by the Employment Standards program at L&I. Our Employment Standards Outreach team will begin with a 45-minute presentation on topics such as:

  • Wage requirements
  • Tracking hours of work & recordkeeping requirements
  • Minimum wage, overtime and tips
  • Paid sick leave and other protected leave requirements
  • Employee protections from retaliation and discrimination
  • Agricultural employment
  • Youth employment
  • Workplace rights complaint process

Sign up link:
https://www.lni.wa.gov/workshops-training (Select L&I: Employer Guide to Workers’ Rights from the Event Title drop down menu.)

The presentation will be followed by a 15-minute question and answer session.

Upon registration, you will receive additional information on how to access the webinar.

If these dates and times do not fit your schedule, please email us at: . We would be happy to schedule a personalized webinar for you or your business.

Interpretation services for these sessions can be provided at no cost to you when you request them ahead of time. You can contact Luz Gonzalez-Virgen at  or 360-789-5287 to request interpretation services.

También tenemos este seminario web disponible en español.

Dec
15
Thu
L&I WEBINAR: Equal Pay and Opportunities Act
Dec 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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**THIRD-PARTY WEBINAR**

Job Posting Transparency – ESSB 5761

This is an educational webinar to inform employers about new job posting requirements effective Jan. 1, 2023. Employers with 15 or more employees must provide information on wage or salary ranges, benefits, and other compensation in their job postings, due to the passage of Engrossed Substitute Senate Bill 5761.

The webinar will be a 60-minute presentation by an Equal Pay specialist from L&I’s Employment Standards program, and includes the opportunity to ask questions during the presentation.

The webinar will cover:

  • An overview of employee and job applicant protections under the law
  • Employer requirements for job postings that take effect Jan. 1
  • L&I’s enforcement and investigation process, including changes to the complaint form
  • Employer resources

Sign-up link:
https://www.lni.wa.gov/workshops-training (Select Equal Pay & Opportunities Act from the Event Title drop-down menu.)

 

Dec
21
Wed
L&I WEBINAR: WHITE COLLAR (EAP) OVERTIME EXEMPTIONS
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

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**THIRD-PARTY WEBINAR**

The Washington State Department of Labor and Industries (L&I) invites you to attend a webinar about the overtime rules that took effect July 1,2020, and the updated salary thresholds that took effect Jan. 1, 2022. These updates are to the exemptions for executive, administrative, and professional workers, as well as outside salespeople and computer professionals.

In this webinar, you will learn about the overtime rules, including the job duties tests for each exemption category and the newly updated minimum salary threshold an exempt employee must earn to qualify for exemption from the protections of the state Minimum Wage Act.

Each webinar will begin with a 45-minute presentation by outreach specialists from L&I’s Employment Standards program, followed by 30 minutes for questions and answers.

Interpretation services for these sessions can be provided at no cost to you when you request them ahead of time. You can contact Luz Gonzalez-Virgen at  or 360-789-5287 to request interpretation services.

Sign up link:
https://www.lni.wa.gov/workshops-training (Select White Collar (EAP) Overtime Exemptions from the Event Title drop down menu.)

The presentation will be followed by a 15-minute question and answer session.

Upon registration, you will receive additional information on how to access the webinar.

Jan
11
Wed
L&I webinar: Employer Guide to Workers’ Rights
Jan 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
L&I webinar: Employer Guide to Workers’ Rights

**Third party webinar**

The Washington State Department of Labor and Industries (L&I) invites you to attend our Employer Guide to Workers’ Rights webinar to learn about the workplace rules and regulations enforced by the Employment Standards program at L&I. Our Employment Standards Outreach team will begin with a 45-minute presentation on topics such as:

  • Wage requirements
  • Tracking hours of work & recordkeeping requirements
  • Minimum wage, overtime and tips
  • Paid sick leave and other protected leave requirements
  • Employee protections from retaliation and discrimination
  • Agricultural employment
  • Youth employment
  • Workplace rights complaint process

Sign up link:
https://www.lni.wa.gov/workshops-training (Select L&I: Employer Guide to Workers’ Rights from the Event Title drop down menu.)

The presentation will be followed by a 15-minute question and answer session.

Upon registration, you will receive additional information on how to access the webinar.

If these dates and times do not fit your schedule, please email us at: . We would be happy to schedule a personalized webinar for you or your business.

Interpretation services for these sessions can be provided at no cost to you when you request them ahead of time. You can contact Luz Gonzalez-Virgen at  or 360-789-5287 to request interpretation services.

También tenemos este seminario web disponible en español.

Jan
12
Thu
L&I WEBINAR: Equal Pay and Opportunities Act
Jan 12 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

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**THIRD-PARTY WEBINAR**

Job Posting Transparency – ESSB 5761

This is an educational webinar to inform employers about new job posting requirements effective Jan. 1, 2023. Employers with 15 or more employees must provide information on wage or salary ranges, benefits, and other compensation in their job postings, due to the passage of Engrossed Substitute Senate Bill 5761.

The webinar will be a 60-minute presentation by an Equal Pay specialist from L&I’s Employment Standards program, and includes the opportunity to ask questions during the presentation.

The webinar will cover:

  • An overview of employee and job applicant protections under the law
  • Employer requirements for job postings that take effect Jan. 1
  • L&I’s enforcement and investigation process, including changes to the complaint form
  • Employer resources

Sign-up link:
https://www.lni.wa.gov/workshops-training (Select Equal Pay & Opportunities Act from the Event Title drop-down menu.)

 

L&I WEBINAR: Isolated Worker Protections
Jan 12 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

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**THIRD-PARTY WEBINAR**

Isolated Worker Protections
This is an educational webinar to inform employers and employees about RCW 49.60.515, which was enacted by the Washington state legislature in 2019 in an effort to prevent sexual assault and sexual harassment against certain isolated workers in the hospitality, janitorial, and security industries. This webinar will help employers and workers determine if they are impacted by this law, go over all the requirements of employers with isolated workers, and provide attendees with additional informational resources.
The webinar will be a presentation by the Isolated Worker Specialist from L&I’s Employment Standards program, which includes the opportunity to ask questions after the presentation.

Interpretation services for these sessions can be provided at no cost to you when you request them ahead of time. You can contact Luz Gonzalez-Virgen at  or 360-789-5287 to request interpretation services.

Sign up link:
https://www.lni.wa.gov/workshops-training (Select Isolated Worker Protections from the Event Title drop-down menu.)

The presentation will be followed by a 15-minute question-and-answer session.

Upon registration, you will receive additional information on how to access the webinar.

Jan
18
Wed
L&I WEBINAR: WHITE COLLAR (EAP) OVERTIME EXEMPTIONS
Jan 18 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Blue webinar button on keyboard

**THIRD-PARTY WEBINAR**

The Washington State Department of Labor and Industries (L&I) invites you to attend a webinar about the overtime rules that took effect July 1,2020, and the updated salary thresholds that took effect Jan. 1, 2022. These updates are to the exemptions for executive, administrative, and professional workers, as well as outside salespeople and computer professionals.

In this webinar, you will learn about the overtime rules, including the job duties tests for each exemption category and the newly updated minimum salary threshold an exempt employee must earn to qualify for exemption from the protections of the state Minimum Wage Act.

Each webinar will begin with a 45-minute presentation by outreach specialists from L&I’s Employment Standards program, followed by 30 minutes for questions and answers.

Interpretation services for these sessions can be provided at no cost to you when you request them ahead of time. You can contact Luz Gonzalez-Virgen at  or 360-789-5287 to request interpretation services.

Sign up link:
https://www.lni.wa.gov/workshops-training (Select White Collar (EAP) Overtime Exemptions from the Event Title drop down menu.)

The presentation will be followed by a 15-minute question and answer session.

Upon registration, you will receive additional information on how to access the webinar.