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Keep an eye out for Unemployment Fraud

By: Pam Hines, BIAW Director of Finance & Human Resources Across the state, we are hearing more and more about…

Remote Notarization

Last session the Washington State Legislature passed SB 5641, which allows for electronic notarization of documents. Under an emergency proclamation…

The Who, What, Where, When, and Why’s of Mediation

There are many ways to settle a disagreement—one method is mediation. When parties are unwilling or unable to resolve a…

BIAW Appeals Veto Lawsuit and is Joined by Bipartisan Coalition of Senators

BIAW continues work on our Hydraulic Permit Application (HPA) lawsuit, which stems from the passage and partial veto of HB…

BIAW Policy Review: Coming to a Committee Near You!

Over the last several months, staff and members have been discussing ways to streamline BIAW’s policies as a part of…

BIAW Weighs in on HPA Rule-Making

The fallout from HB 1579, the Hydraulic Permit Approval (HPA) bill passed last session, has already begun. BIAW has filed…