2017-07-14

Coalition to Save Local Businesses applaud Chairman Cole and the Labor-HHS Subcommittee members for highlighting priority issue of joint employer

WASHINGTON, July 14— Coalition to Save Local Businesses Executive Director Michael Layman released the statement below thanking Chairman Tom Cole (R-OK) for including language in the U.S. House Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies (Labor-HHS) Fiscal 2018 bill that would prohibit funds from being used to enforce the National Labor Relations Board’s Browning-Ferris joint employer standard. This action is a clear acknowledgement from Congress that unlimited joint employer liability warrants legislation in order to protect local business owners.

2017-05-10

House Democrats to NLRB: Provide Clarity on NLRB’s Freshii Memo, Joint Employer Issue

Coalition to Save Local Businesses Executive Director Michael Layman released the statement below in response to House Democrats’ letter to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) requesting clarification on a 2015 Advice Memorandum regarding the joint employer issue:

2017-02-14

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

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 (NLRB) August 2015 limitless “joint employer” standard, and urging Congressional Leaders to take immediate steps to reverse the burdensome regulation that continues to present growing harm to businesses throughout the United States.

2016-07-14

Coalition Praises Continued Congressional Efforts to Support Local Businesses

Coalition to Save Local Businesses Executive Director Michael Layman released the statement below following the passage of the U.S. House Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations funding bill in the House Committee this morning. The bill included a provision to block the enforcement of the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) new “joint employer” rule:

2016-07-12

NLRB Decision in Miller & Anderson Case Continues Trend of Dismantling Locally Owned Businesses

Coalition to Save Local Businesses Executive Director Michael Layman released the statement below after the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) released its decision in Miller & Anderson, Inc.: