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Finders Keepers? Nope!

LOCUST GROVE, Georgia (WXIA) – Police in Henry County, Georgia are trying to identify a man who picked up $400 in cash just after it was dropped on the floor at a fast food restaurant. 73 more words

News

The General Counsel of the NLRB Opens the Door for Franchisors to be Liable for the Actions of their Franchisees

By Ashley T. Kasarjian, Michael J. Coccaro and Gerard Morales

In a directive that has rocked the franchise world, the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB” or the “Board”) Office of the General Counsel determined that McDonald’s USA, LLC, as the franchisor, could potentially be held liable for the actions of its franchisees under the “joint employer” theory. 889 more words

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Great win for fast food workers!

Crossing our fingers! If upheld, this could hold McDonald’s (the corporation and not just the franchise owners) responsible for actions taken at thousands of its restaurants and could ease the way for unionizing. 41 more words

Politics

Planes, Buggies, and Chicken Nuggets - Part I

I returned from Bogotá with a pesky scratchy throat. But more on that later.

At the end of every summer, my husband flies to Brazil to escort my stepdaughter back to the States. 1,563 more words

Parenting

US Fast-Food Workers Intensify Fight for $15 an Hour

From The New York Times

By STEVEN GREENHOUSEJULY 27, 2014

ADDISON, Ill. — As labor gatherings go, this one was highly unusual — 68 workers arrived on charter buses from St. 1,329 more words

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