2016 - 2017 Chamber Desk Manual


Labor and Employment Law For Hawai`i Employers

Torkildson, Katz, Moore, Hetherington & Harris, now celebrating 69 years serving businesses in Hawai`i, is pleased to publish the latest edition of the sourcebook on employment law in Hawai`i, The 2016-2017 Chamber Desk Manual: Labor and Employment for Hawai`i Employers. This annual publication contains summaries of Hawai`i and federal employment laws and practical advice concerning personnel law issues.

The 2016-2017 Chamber Desk Manual: Labor and Employment Law for Hawai`i Employers is the only publication designed to provide Hawai`i employers with a comprehensive and practical reference manual for use when confronted with state and federal employmentrelated challenges. In this newly revised edition, all chapters have been updated. More than 23,500 copies have been distributed since its debut in 1992. The Chamber Desk Manual is available on-line at www.chamberdeskmanual.com and to clients of Torkildson, Katz, Moore, Hetherington & Harris at www.torkildson.com.

The authors of The 2016-2017 Chamber Desk Manual bring together well over 200 years of management labor and employment law expertise. Torkildson, Katz, was founded in 1947 to represent Hawai`i employers in labor matters. The firm’s Labor and Employment Department remains one of Hawai`i’s largest and most experienced. The Department’s 11 attorneys are experienced in jury and bench trials, arbitrations, mediations and other forms of alternative dispute resolution, administrative hearings, union organization and election campaigns, collective bargaining negotiations and investigation of claims. The firm also specializes in preventive counseling and training, providing prompt and responsive service to the immediate needs of clients.