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HEC Provides Legislative Update after Session Ends
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
On May 2, the Hawaii State Legislature concluded the legislative session for 2019. This year, our state lawmakers passed and enrolled a few measures to Governor Ige that would impact some employment-related issues. The
Is Your Company Ready to Transform?
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
While Gallup’s recent State of the American Workplace study reports that only 35% of Hawaii’s workforce is engaged in their work, studies show that organizations with engaged employees realize many benefits,
EEO-1 Pay Data Collection Update from EEOC
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
This update is part of our continuing coverage of the EEO-1 pay data collection issue. The EEOC had a choice between requiring employers to submit Component 2 pay data for CY 2017 by September 30, 2019 or for CY 2019 by
2019 National Safety Stand-Down Week and OSHA 300A Reminder
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
National Safety Stand-Down The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (“OSHA”) and Hawaii Occupational Safety and Health (“HIOSH”) encourage your company to join the National Safety Stand-Down
Breaking News: Employers Must Disclose Pay Data by September 30
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Employers have until September 30 to turn over 2018 pay data to the EEOC according to an Order issued by a federal judge on April 25. The EEOC announced that it will begin collecting pay data in mid-July. Does This Include
HEC TV: Leave and Schedule Modifications Under the ADA
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Do you know what to do when an employee requests leave or a modified schedule under the Americans with Disabilities Act? In this episode of HEC TV, HR Consultant Dayna Kamimura-Ching discusses how to determine whether (1)
Court Dismisses Harassment Claim, Allows Retaliation Claim to Proceed
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
In Scott v. ManTech International Corporation, the U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii dismissed a hostile work environment harassment claim, but allowed a claim for retaliation to proceed based on actions taken
Rail Construction Impacting HEC
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Rail Construction Impacting HEC Beginning May 13, 2019, traffic flow on the Makai side of Waiwai Loop will be one-way only, allowing vehicles to only exit there. No vehicles will be allowed to enter the Makai side of the
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EEOC’s Pay Data Collection: An EEO-1 Overview

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