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Darren Feider to Speak On Washington Paid Leave

SBJ Shareholder Darren Feider has been asked to speak at the monthly HR Roundtable of the Associated General Contractors of Washington scheduled for November 9, 2017 at the AGC Building in Seattle.  Darren will be discussing the requirements and impact of the new Washington State paid leave law effective January 1, 2018, as well as […]

Judd Lees Speaks at Contractor Breakfast

Sebris Busto James shareholder Judd Lees spoke to contractor and associate members of the Western Washington Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors at their Business Breakfast on October 17, 2017 in Bellevue, Washington.  Judd provided updates on labor and employment laws affecting construction contractors and, in particular, changes since President Trump took office.  Of particular […]

Victory x3

SBJ Shareholders Jeff James and Jennifer Parda-Aldrich have closed the book on a business tort case that began in the trial court in 2014 and ended in the Washington Supreme Court nearly three years later.  After being sanctioned repeatedly by the trial court, plaintiff’s counsel had sought to withdraw the case against SBJ’s client without […]

Jeff James Joins the Oregon Bar

It’s official – Jeff James has been admitted to practice in Oregon as of September 5, 2017.  As a result he is available to assist SBJ clients in litigation matters there without having to appear pro hac vice.