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Andrew W. Shawber

Business Attorney
Andrew W. Shawber

315 Fifth Avenue S, Suite 1000
Seattle WA 98104


February 15, 2017
December 01, 2016

Changing the Game: The Emerging Business Models Shaping the Trademark Industry

"World Trademark Review" article highlights Summit Law Group. read more »

May 24, 2016

From the Summit: Public Labor Law Update

Introducing Summit's new subscription service for labor law updates. read more »

April 19, 2016

Court of Appeals Concludes Layoff Decision and Impacts of Decision Must Be Bargained

The recent Washington State Court of Appeals ruling on layoff decisions is analyzed. read more »

April 04, 2016
February 17, 2016

Tribe Obtains Oversight Costs Under CERCLA

Yakama Nation's award in recent Oregon case is examined. read more »

January 22, 2016

Are Significant Changes Ahead for Labor Unions?

The Supreme Court's position in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association is analyzed. read more »

August 17, 2015

Law Firm With a View

"Corporate Counsel" article highlights Summit Law Group. read more »

April 12, 2015

Spotlight On Employee Fit-For-Duty Procedures

Kristin Anger quoted in "Business Insurance" article regarding the debate of workers' rights vs. public safety. read more »

April 02, 2015

Changes to Washington Law-Unemployment Claims

Sarah Hale discusses how changes to Washington law require timely and complete responses to unemployment claims. read more »

September 25, 2014

Best Practices in Administrative Hearings

Outline of the procedures and best practice guidelines for presenting cases in administrative hearings in Washington. read more »

June 21, 2014

Filing Confidential Documents With the WUTC

Discussion regarding the enactment of Senate Bill 6141. read more »

December 09, 2013

Developing Trial Strategies: The Defendant Perspective

Issues for defense counsel in a multiple defendant class action case. read more »

May 09, 2013

What You Need to Know About Public Records and Open Meetings

Tips for navigating requests for public records. read more »

March 15, 2013

Meal and Rest Breaks for Public Employees

An overview of the rules governing breaks for public employees. read more »

November 13, 2012

Discovery Under the Washington Administrative Procedures Act

A comprehensive look at how discovery is handled under the APA. read more »

August 15, 2012

Criminal Background Checks in Hiring: EEOC Provides Updated Title VII Guidance

A look at updated Title VII guidance from the EEOC on criminal background checks. read more »

June 26, 2012

5 Things Lawyers (and Innovators) Can Learn from College Football Coach Mike Leach

Comparisons between Summit and Mike Leach's approach to changing the college football landscape. read more »

February 15, 2012

Social Media in Hiring: Minimizing Legal Risks

A brief overview of the risks involved in using social media as a hiring tool. read more »

June 15, 2010

PERC Confirms that Employers Must Bargain Both the Decision and Effects of Budget-Related Furloughs

A summary of a decision by the Washington Public Employment Relations Commission regarding budget-related furloughs. read more »

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