RCW 49.60.040 Example Case

In Griffin v. Eller, 130 Wn.2d 58, 922 P.2d 788 (1996), the Court was asked to determine whether the small business exception in RCW 49.60.040 violated the equal protection clause under a rational basis analysis. The Court concluded the small business exception represents a legislative decision about the type of work environment reached by the statutory provisions. Griffin, 130 Wn.2d at 66-70.