October 26, 2016


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Seattle Minimum Wage Case Taken to Supreme Court

The International Franchise Association is looking to get a case before the U.S. Supreme Court. It wants a ruling overturned that would force many franchise businesses to increase the minimum wage in Seattle to $15 per hour by 2018.

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Congress Opts Not to Delay “Joint Employer” Ruling

The head of the International Franchise Association is pleading with Congress to support a measure that would halt an NLRB ruling that he says is "a radical change to the National Labor Relations Act’s (NLRA) joint employer standard."

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