Wayne S. Yoshigai
Firm: Jackson Lewis P.C.
Address: 1088 Bishop Street, Suite 4100
Honolulu, HI 96813
University: Claremont McKenna College, B.A., History/Literature, cum laude, George Washington University, J.D.
Admitted: 1986, Hawaii and U.S. District Court, District of Hawaii; 2008, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 2010, U.S. Supreme Court
Biography: Wayne S. Yoshigai is a Principal with Jackson Lewis P.C., a Law Corporation. PublicationsJuly 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 aJuly 10, 2015 Hawaii Bans Non-Compete and Non-Solicit Clauses in High-Tech Employment July 10, 2015Departing from the state's normally pro-employer laws and judicial attitudes regarding non-compete covenants, a new law bars high-tech companies in Hawaii from requiring their employees to enter into “non-compete” and “non-solicit” agreements as a condition of employment. The new law, Act 158, went into 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'