paid sick leave http://kuow.org en Businesses Adjust To Seattle's Paid Sick Leave Law http://kuow.org/post/businesses-adjust-seattles-paid-sick-leave-law <p></p><p>Last September, Seattle began requiring employers with five or more employees to provide paid sick leave. The requirement was controversial. Some businesses feared it would affect their bottom lines. Now a series of new reports aims to gauge the law’s impact. The<a href="http://www.seattle.gov/audit/docs/PSSTemployerInterviewReportFinal_091913.pdf"> latest one,</a> commissioned by the city of Seattle, looks at how employers have dealt with the mandate.&nbsp; Fri, 20 Sep 2013 22:25:24 +0000 Ruby de Luna 20322 at http://kuow.org Lawmakers Hear Bills To Repeal Seattle Paid Sick Leave Law http://kuow.org/post/lawmakers-hear-bills-repeal-seattle-paid-sick-leave-law <p></p><p>Business groups who opposed Seattle’s paid sick leave law are hoping for a do-over in Olympia. Today the Senate Commerce and Labor Committee will hear two bills to repeal the controversial ordinance. Wed, 20 Feb 2013 21:19:01 +0000 Ruby de Luna 8520 at http://kuow.org Lawmakers Hear Bills To Repeal Seattle Paid Sick Leave Law