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NLRB Overrules Controversial Joint-Employer Decision

Posted in NLRB

In their latest client alert, Gardere’s global supply network team discusses the National Labor Relations Board’s Hy-Brand decision, which reverses their stance on joint employment set forth in the 2015 Browning-Ferris ruling.

While this development is certainly relevant to franchisors, we also want to take this opportunity to share the information… Continue Reading

Joint Employment Concerns Grow for Franchisors

Posted in Wage & Hour

Recent guidance issued by the Department of Labor ensures that, like 2015, joint employment will remain a hot topic for franchisors in 2016. Last year, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) captured the full attention of the franchise industry by “restating” the standard for finding joint employment in Browning-Ferris Industries… Continue Reading