Category: Media

Bloomberg: Democrats Query Labor Board on Joint Employer Question

May 10, 2017

(BNA) — A group of House Democrats wants the National Labor Relations Board to clarify its stance on the hot-button joint employer liability question, including whether franchisers may be required to collectively bargain franchisee workers.

A total of 13 Democrats …

National Law Review: Expanded Joint Employer Standard Under Attack; What Employers Should Do in the Meantime

April 17, 2017

It appears that the days of expanded joint employer liability may be numbered, as the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) 2015 Browning-Ferris decision comes under attack on multiple fronts.

On April 5th, a group of 57 mostly Republican … Read More...

The Hill: Congress must stop harmful NLRB joint employer rule

April 10, 2017

Throughout this country small businesses have proven to be the backbone of our economy.  According to the Small Business Administration, in the first three fiscal quarters of 2014, small businesses added 1.4 million new jobs, 39 percent of which were … Read More...

The Hill: Lawmakers seek to put controversial labor ruling on hold

April 6, 2017

House lawmakers are calling for a delay of the National Labor Relation Board’s (NLRB) new joint-employer standard that business groups have vehemently opposed.

In a letter Tuesday, 55 Republicans and three Democrats asked the chairman and ranking member of the … Read More...

Law 360: Lawmakers Urge Rollback Of NLRB Rulings

April 6, 2017

Law360, New York (April 6, 2017, 8:03 PM EDT) — Dozens of congressional leaders on Thursday sent a letter to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, asking for a rollback of various National Labor Relations Board decisions from Read More...