House Committee Weighs Rollback of Federal Labor Rules

February 15, 2017

February 14, 2017 08:22PM ET | Bloomberg BNA

  •  Subcommittee continues discussion about legislation to undo NLRB rules
  •  Panel fielded possible legislation to address union representation and joint-employer standard

By Tyrone Richardson

(BNA) — A House subcommittee weighed the potential for … Read More...

Dozens of Leading Small Business Organizations Call on Congress to Enact Joint Employer FIX

February 14, 2017

WASHINGTON, February 14, 2017 – The Coalition to Save Local Businesses (CSLB), which represents a diverse group of locally owned, independent small businesses, associations and organizations, sent a letter today to Members of Congress regarding the National Labor Relations Board’s … Read More...

Congress must act against new ‘joint employer’ standard

December 14, 2016

On Nov. 8, Americans went to the polls to select those who will lead our country, and their preferences were clear. What we have learned about our fellow citizens in the days since is also quite clear. The working people … Read More...

Trump Picks Fast-Food Executive Andy Puzder as Nominee for Labor Secretary

December 13, 2016

Puzder, chief executive of CKE Restaurants, likely to peel back workplace regulations

President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday named fast-food executive Andy Puzder as … Read More...

Fortune: How Becoming a Franchisee Today Is Different From 20 Years Ago

October 24, 2016

In some ways, it’s easier.

The past two decades have seen dramatic changes in technology and employment trends. So when it comes to franchising, it’s no surprise that things have changed.

Still, what draws people to franchising is still the … Read More...