Who We Are

We are a diverse group of locally owned, independent small businesses, associations and organizations seeking fairness and clarity on the new rules of the unlimited joint employer doctrine.

2017-12-15

WSJ: NLRB Overturns Obama-Era Ruling on Jointly Employed Workers

By Eric Morath Dec. 14, 2017 8:56 p.m. ET The National Labor Relations Board overturned an Obama-era ruling that potentially made it easier for contractors and workers at franchised businesses to form unions and collectively bargain with big corporations.

2017-12-15

CSLB: NLRB’s Joint Employer Reversal a Welcome Step for Local Businesses

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14 — The Coalition to Save Local Businesses (CSLB), which represents more than 3 million small businesses, organizations, and associations, applauded the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) for its decision to revert to the joint employer standard in place prior to its 2015 decision in Browning-Ferris Industries (BFI).

2017-11-07

Coalition to Save Local Businesses Applauds Bipartisan Passage of HR 3441

WASHINGTON, Nov. 7 — The Coalition to Save Local Businesses (CSLB), which represents more than 3 million small businesses, organizations, and associations, applauds the U.S. House of Representatives for today’s passage of HR 3441, the “Save Local Business Act,” by Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-AL). The bipartisan bill would clarify many of the confusing regulations within the expanded joint employer rule, providing certainty for small business owners while strengthening protections for American workers.