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Union calls for may 15 fast food workers strike in 26 countries

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
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  • USA
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  • May 9 2014

Fast food workers are difficult targets for union organizing efforts, but its simply too large a market for unions to ignore. Moreover, the fast food

Can you refuse to hire a felon?

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 1 2012

Imagine you are a hotelier hiring for a sensitive position perhaps a night auditor or purchasing clerk

Fantasy football real world concerns

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 1 2010

It will be no surprise if employees approach this year's office Super Bowl or NCAA Tournament pools with a little more trepidation

Which restroom? Employers face challenges with gender identity issues

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 6 2010

Good Eats, Inc. runs a family restaurant in a state which prohibits discrimination in employment based upon gender identity and disability

Lawsuit serves up lessons for restaurateurs

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 1 2011

A decision issued this summer by a federal district court in New York provides important lessons for professionals in the food services and restaurant industry regarding employee defection and trade secrets issues

Staying out of the EEOC's line of fire

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 1 2010

The last place you want to see your company listed is on the EEOC's website under "Press Releases."

Multiple embarrassing OSHA citations: the next union organizing tactic?

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 1 2010

While many union organizers seem to have moved to DC to become lobbyists, UNITEHERE, the SEIU, and other unions continue to aggressively campaign against hospitality employers

Dispute serves up lessons for restaurateurs in employee defection and trade secrets

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 15 2012

A case pending in New York federal court, BLT Restaurant Group LLC v. Laurent Tourondel, Michael Cinque and LT Burger, Inc., provides a reminder of important lessons for professionals in the food services and restaurant industry regarding employee defection and trade secrets issues

OSHA compliance for restaurants

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 1 2011

Restaurants and their trade associations are justifiably proud of their food safety efforts as shown by the July 27, 2011 announcement by the National Restaurant Association celebrating over one million classes of restaurant industry training

UNITE-HERE ups the ante against hotels

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 1 2010

Hotels and other entities should expect unions to routinely use OSHA citations as an organizing tool and a way to harass hospitality employers. In a recent Hospitality Update, we described a May 12 Houston Chronicle article complaining about the allegedly high rate of ergonomic injuries suffered by hotel employees