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Access indispensable resources below to help stay current with HR and employment law developments in Washington, including more than 50 state-specific Employment Law Manual sections, customizable Washington Employee Handbook templates and other state-specific resources, recently passed and upcoming state and local deadlines, and links to our local coverage.

You may wish to start with the following resources:

  • Labor and Employment Law Overview: Washington;
  • Washington state and local employee handbook templates;
  • Washington state and local posters;
  • Key Washington employment laws and who must comply; and
  • Local coverage for Washington.
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    Washington at a Glance

    Washington Employment Law Manual

    At-Will, Contracts and Restrictive Covenants

    Employee Benefits

    Employee Leaves

    Employee Management

    HR Strategy, Management and the Law

    Labor Relations

    Organizational Exit


    Recruiting and Hiring

    Risk Management - Health, Safety, Security

    Types of Employers and Workers

    Wage and Hour