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The U.S. Supreme Court issued a landmark ruling on June 15 that protects gay and transgender workers from workplace discrimination under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act
Monday, July 13, 2020
In the July 1, 2020 issue of Hawaii Business Magazine, HEC assistant general counsel Emily Marr explains the significance of the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark decision in Bostock vs Clayton County for civil rights and
3 Questions with Clayton Kamida - Helping Local Employers Gain Insight on How Best to Move Forward
Monday, July 6, 2020
In the July 3, 2020 issue of Pacific Business News, Clayton Kamida, president and CEO of Hawaii Employers Council, discusses trends related to recruitment practices, primary issues that Hawaii Employers Council is advising
Hawaii Business Magazine’s Three-Part Series on Workplace Advice Features HEC Team
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Emily Marr, Traci Manalani and Derek Kanehira provide advice on coronavirus-related concerns from legal considerations related to workplace safety and employee health, to managing a newly remote workforce including tips for
How Federal Relief Bills Help Local Employers and Employees
Friday, April 3, 2020
Two major federal laws passed in March have changed the landscape for Hawai‘i businesses. Emily Marr, assistant general counsel at Hawaii Employers Council answers important questions about how the new law affects
6 Things that HR Wants Managers to Know About Remote Work
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Derek Kanehira of Hawaii Employers Council contributes to this Hawaii Business Magazine article, which highlights the 6 Things that HR Wants Managers to Know About Remote Work, including best practices for managing a
HEC Shares Tips on Defining Remote Work Policies
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Telework is one of the ways to help slow the spread of the coronavirus. Pacific Business News spoke with Emily Marr, HEC Assistant General Counsel, in its March 17, 2020 issue about tips on defining remote work policies. She
How Employers Can Stay Ahead of the Coronavirus Outbreak
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
In the February 14, 2020 edition of Pacific Business News, Clayton Kamida, HEC President and Chief Executive Officer, discusses how employers can address employee concerns around the virus outbreak, and plan for potential
Holiday Giving
Monday, January 13, 2020
Our 2019 holiday giving project, organized by our administrative team, supported Hale Kipa, Inc.'s valuable programs and services. Take a moment to learn how they serve Hawaii's youth and families at
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