Andrew L. Pepper
Firm: Jackson Lewis P.C.
Address: 1088 Bishop Street, Suite 4100
Honolulu, HI 96813
University: University of New Mexico, B.A., 1984, University of Hawaii, William S. Richardson School of Law, J.D., 1989
Admitted: 1989, Hawaii
Biography: Andrew L. Pepper is a Principal with Jackson Lewis P.C., a Law Corporation.PublicationsAugust 14, 2015 Continued Employment Adequate Consideration for Non-Compete Imposed Mid-Employment, Hawaii Judge Rules August 14, 2015Considering whether Hawaii state law would require additional consideration for a non-compete imposed mid-employment, a federal judge has held that “the Hawaii Supreme Court would not require additional consideration beyond continuing at-will employment for [post-employment] restrictive covenants.” Standard Register v. KealaAugust 10, 2015 Death Threats against Co-Workers Defeat Employee Disability Discrimination Claim, Federal Court Rules August 10, 2015A depressed employee who was fired for threatening to kill his co-workers was not a qualified individual entitled to protection under the Americans with Disabilities Act, as the employee could not perform essential job functions, with or without an accommodation, a federal appeals court in San Francisco has ruled, affirming judgment inJuly 24, 2015 New Hawaii Medical Marijuana Law Bars Use in Workplace; Zero Tolerance Policies Still Enforceable July 24, 2015Closing a gap in Hawaii's medical marijuana law, a new law sets up a regime of vertically integrated grow facilities and retail dispensing licenses for the delivery of medical marijuana to “cardholders” in Hawaii. The stated intent of the new law, signed by Governor David Ige on July 14, 2015, is to ensure a In the NewsJuly 22, 2015Law 360 Jackson Lewis' Hawaii Firm Named A Hot New Locale for BigLaw July 22, 2015Jackson Lewis' Hawaii firm is included in Law 360's article on The Hot New Locales For BigLaw. Subscription may be required to view article April 21, 2015The American Lawyer Vincent Cino, Andrew Pepper and Wayne Yoshigai Discuss the Creation of Jackson Lewis P.C., a Law Corporation April 21, 2015Vincent Cino, Andrew Pepper and Wayne Yoshigai are quoted in The American Lawyer's Jackson Lewis Launches New Firm in Hawaii. View Article (subscription may be required) April 21, 2015Jackson Lewis Jackson Lewis Opens New Hawaii-Based Firm; Expands Services Available to Hawaii Employers and Existing Clients Doing Business in Hawaii April 21, 2015WHITE PLAINS, NY (April 21, 2015) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country's largest and fastest-growing workplace law firms, is pleased to announce the opening of the Hawai'i-based Jackson Lewis P.C., a Law Corporation. This new Honolulu firm will facilitate access to the national firm's vast resources for local Hawai'