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Ninth Circuit: § 1981 Racial Discrimination Claims Subject to Arbitration
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
In a published opinion, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals added Section 1981 racial discrimination claims to the list of claims subject to compulsory arbitration. DeWitt Lambert was an African American production associate
Updates Made to NLRA Rights Poster
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
The U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) made changes to the National Labor Relations Act (“NLRA”) rights poster that federal contractors and subcontractors are required to display. Executive Order 13496
Save Lives! Join the 2019 National Trench Safety Stand-Down
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
An unprotected trench is an early grave. OSHA has made reducing trenching and excavation hazards the Agency’s Priority Goal because trench collapses, or cave-ins, pose the greatest risk to workers’ lives. The
How to Build Stronger Teams and Better Handle Conflicts Using Emotional Intelligence
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Leveraging emotional intelligence can help both first-time managers and experienced leaders resolve workplace conflicts and make teams stronger. There’s a wealth of information and research supporting the idea that
Mistake a Legitimate Reason for Adverse Employment Action
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
The U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii recently dismissed racial discrimination claims against the State of Hawaii Department of Human Services (“DHS”), holding that a supervisor’s mistake was a
It’s Hurricane Season – Are You Prepared?
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Some people are still recovering from the effects of Hurricane Lane last August, but a new hurricane season officially begins June 1, and it looks like it will be an active one. The Central Pacific Hurricane Center of the
HIOSH Presentation
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
A 1-day OSHA Hawaii Workshop was held on May 14. The workshop covered various topics, including the new drone inspection program and federal OSHA updates. Hawaii Occupational Safety and Health (“HIOSH”)
Is Your Company One of Hawaii’s Best Workplaces?
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Get your company recognized! You have just a couple of days left to nominate your company for the Pacific Business News 2019 Hawaii’s Best Workplaces. PBN is looking for companies with the best culture, leadership,
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