Washington State Puts Time Traveling Out of Town on the Payroll

October 2021
Employment Law Notes
Washington courts have a long-standing policy of protecting employees and routinely hold employers liable in wage and hour cases, generously interpreting state law in favor of employees. Wage and hour claims can be particularly expensive. Employers can be liable not only for the claimed owed wages but also for double damages, 12% prejudgment interest, and the employee’s attorney’s fees and costs. […]