• Legislative Highlights for Oregon Employees in 2020

    Legislative Highlights for Oregon Employees in 2020

    As we ushered in the New Year, Oregon’s active 2019 legislative session impelled the need for working on several policies and handbook updates for proprietors doing business in Oregon. Here is an overview of the most outstanding employment law developments:The Oregon Workplace Fairness ActAs of June 11th, 2019, Governor Kate Brown signed into law the Senate Bill (“Workplace Fairness Act”). The Workplace Fairness Act has a substantive effect on what employers should and must do concerning harassment and discrimination claims.As part of workplace misconduct settlements, employees should not be required to consent to disclose the... Read More