Nathan Watson

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Understanding the Eastside Catholic Situation

By / December 27, 2013<p>The public furor over the firing of an Eastside Catholic High School administrator emphasizes once again the complex interplay …

Minimum Wage Ballot Success in SeaTac Points to Possible Changes in Seattle

By / November 8, 2013<p>For those who haven’t been following the polls for the recent November 5th election, despite a few ballots still left to count, …

Helsell Fetterman Spent a Week in August Giving Back

August 14, 2013<p>Summer is about more than vacation at Helsell Fetterman. For the third year running, attorneys and staff faced off in a friendly race …

Six Helsell Fetterman Lawyers Will Be Recognized in Best Lawyers in America 2014

August 15, 2013<p>We are proud to announce that six of our lawyers were selected by their peers for inclusion in <i>The Best Lawyers in America®</i> 2014 …

Washington Supreme Court Supports Elderly Woman's Wishes

By / August 12, 2013<p>The Washington Supreme Court unanimously ruled that the guardian of an elderly woman did not act negligently by not forcing an …

Four Helsell Fetterman Attorneys Named Best Lawyers in Seattle for 2013

July 26, 2013<p>Four attorneys from Helsell Fetterman have been recognized in the 2013 edition of The Best Lawyers in Seattle<p><b>John Bergmann</b> – <b>Insurance Law</b><p>…

Llewelyn Pritchard to Receive ABA Lifetime Achievement Award

July 25, 2013<p>The American Bar Association Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division will honor Llewelyn Pritchard with it’s Solo and Small Firm …

US Supreme Court Limits Local Government Land Use "Extortion"

By / July 25, 2013<p>On June 25, the United States Supreme Court announced an important decision on the ability of local governments to extract …

Employer Beware: NLRB Third Guidance Memorandum on Social Media

By / June 25, 2013<p>Over the past couple of years, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has been active in scrutinizing and striking down …

New Washington Law Tightens Social Media Privacy Rights for Employees and Job Applicants

By / June 25, 2013<p>Governor Inslee recently signed into law a bill tightening the social media privacy rights of employees and job applicants. The new …

Not All Charities Are Very Charitable

By / June 19, 2013<p>Last week the <i>Tampa Bay Times</i>, Center for Investigative Reporting and CNN released a report on America’s Worst Charities. While the …

EEOC Issues Specific ADA Compliance Guidance

• When an employer may obtain medical information<br>• The Types of reasonable accommodations available to people with these disabilities<br>• Common safety …

Employer Rights and Responsibilities Under New Seattle Ordinance Regarding Criminal Records

By / June 11, 2013<p>The Seattle City Council has unanimously passed Bill 117796 aka Job Assistance Bill regarding employment actions as to persons with …

Fifth Circuit Rules in Favor of the EEOC on Lactation

By / May 31, 2013<p>Consistent with its Strategic Enforcement Plan, the EEOC continues to pursue litigation of Family Responsibility Discrimination …

Supreme Court Watch – First Amendment / Religious Litigation

By / May 20, 2013<p>The US Supreme Court has accepted review of <i>Town of Greece v. Galloway</i>, an Establishment Clause case that will examine the …

The Wave of Family Responsibility Discrimination (FRD) Claims Continues to Rise

By / May 10, 2013<p>The wave of Family Responsibility Discrimination (FRD) claims continues to rise. FRD is a descriptive title for lawsuits that allege …

Land Use

By / May 7, 2013<p>The 2013 Washington State Legislature wrestled with an 800 pound gorilla – education funding – and adjourned without reaching …

New Case Signals Return to "Buyer Beware"

By / April 16, 2013<p>A recent case from the Washington State Court of Appeals signals a strong return to the legal principle of caveat emptor – …

Above the Law

* Michael Cohen's lawyers are doubling down on their effort to get a gag order against Michael Avenatti. Meanwhile, Cohen gave an interview to Good …

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