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.

2018-07-11

House Committee Continues Pursuing Joint Employer Fix in FY ’19 Funding Bill

WASHINGTON, July 11 — Coalition to Save Local Businesses Executive Director Michael Layman released the following statement thanking House Appropriations Committee members, Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-N.J.), and Chairman Tom Cole (R-Okla.) for including language in the U.S. House Appropriations Committee Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies (Labor-HHS) Fiscal 2019 funding bill that would prohibit funds from being used to enforce the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) expanded “joint employer” policy:

2018-04-03

BGOV: The ‘Joint Employer’ Workplace Test Is in Limbo Again

By: Hassan A. Kanu (legal editor)

2018-03-22

Congress Fails to Protect Local Businesses In Omnibus

WASHINGTON, Mar. 22 — The Coalition to Save Local Businesses (CSLB), which represents more than 3 million small businesses, organizations, and associations, released the following statement after the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives failed to provide certainty for local businesses in its omnibus appropriations bill: