Hospitality


April 11, 2014 11:18 AM | Posted by Miller Nash LLP | Permalink
Registration is open for the 2014 Northwest Indian Gaming Conference & Expo. The annual event is being held at Little Creek Casino Resort from July 14-16 . . . read more
December 10, 2013 8:32 AM | Posted by Coyle, Brie | Permalink
At the University of Washington’s Tribal Leadership Summit in 2012, Virginia Cross, the Chair of the Muckleshoot Tribal Council, asked the University of Washington to develop an educational program to assist more tribal members to move into management positions in tribal casinos and hospitality enterprises. read more
September 25, 2013 1:21 PM | Posted by Masse, Chris | Permalink

On September 23, 2013, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit denied the County's petition for rehearing and its petition for rehearing en banc. . .

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April 18, 2012 3:26 PM | Posted by Landsverk, Wayne | Permalink
The most recent Friday the 13th turned out to be an unlucky day for organized labor. On that day, Friday, April 13, a federal district judge in South Carolina ruled, in no uncertain terms, that the NLRB's controversial posting requirement, scheduled to take effect on April 30, is... read more
February 21, 2012 2:25 PM | Posted by Masse, Chris | Permalink

The U.S. Olympic trials in women's boxing which were held at the Kalispel Tribe's Northern Quest Resort & Casino garnered a great deal of interest from the national press.

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February 15, 2012 4:14 PM | Posted by Seffernick, Aubrey | Permalink
The first U.S. Olympic trials in women's boxing are being held this week at Northern Quest Resort & Casino. read more
February 1, 2012 8:59 AM | Posted by Seffernick, Aubrey | Permalink
The National Indian Gaming Commission published proposed rule changes in the Federal Register on January 31, 2012. The rule changes would impact appeal proceedings before NIGC, review of tribal facility license submissions, and qualification criteria for tribal self-regulation. read more
January 6, 2012 1:50 PM | Posted by Masse, Chris | Permalink
I was honored to be asked by Seattle Business magazine to provide a quote on how to create jobs in Washington State. I chose to focus on the important role tourism plays in the economic strength of our state. read more
September 9, 2011 2:29 PM | Posted by Masse, Christine | Permalink
An article appeared on the Seattle P-I blog this week drawing attention to the latest Public Disclosure filings for Initiative 1183, the fall ballot measure to close state liquor stores and allow state licensing of private parties in Washington. read more
July 20, 2011 3:00 PM | Posted by Miller Nash LLP | Permalink
Two recent noteworthy developments in Federal food safety and nutrition policy provide an opportunity for tribes to receive grants to support tribal food safety and nutrition education programs. read more
May 31, 2011 4:15 PM | Posted by Masse, Chris | Permalink
The Washington Indian Gaming Association ("WIGA") has announced the preliminary agenda for the 2011 Northwest Indian Gaming Conference and Expo. read more
April 18, 2011 3:03 PM | Posted by Van Dusen, Frank | Permalink
Tribal business enterprises face many of the same challenges that the private sector does in this weak economy. Unfortunately, this may mean that plant closings and layoffs are necessary for tribal enterprises—and tribes should be aware of a federal act designed to give notice of mass layoffs. read more
April 8, 2011 2:14 PM | Posted by Masse, Chris | Permalink
The Washington Indian Gaming Association ("WIGA") has announced its annual conference and trade show, the 2011 Northwest Indian Gaming Conference and Expo, being held July 11-13 at the Tulalip Resort Casino. read more
April 1, 2011 2:03 PM | Posted by Masse, Chris | Permalink
As of June 30, 2011, the Washington State Tourism office will shutter operations after its funding was pulled as a result of the current economic crisis. read more