Government http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44093/more en Understanding menu labeling requirements http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/understanding-menu-labeling-requirements <div class="field-deck"> Part one of a six-part series examining the FDA's menu labeling requirements </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Make sure your restaurant is ready for the legislation’s Dec. 1 deadline</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/understanding-menu-labeling-requirements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/understanding-menu-labeling-requirements#comments Healthy Dining Government Opinions Health & Nutrition Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:30:00 +0000 131271 at http://nrn.com <p>Anita Jones-Mueller, MPH</p> What’s on the horizon for restaurant wages, tips http://nrn.com/government/what-s-horizon-restaurant-tips-and-wages <div class="node-body article-body">Operators, lawyers look to New York, California as barometers </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/what-s-horizon-restaurant-tips-and-wages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/what-s-horizon-restaurant-tips-and-wages#comments Government Latest Headlines Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:18:00 +0000 131281 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Protesters target McDonald’s, other restaurants, demanding $15 wage http://nrn.com/government/protesters-target-mcdonald-s-other-restaurants-demanding-15-wage <div class="field-deck"> Industry groups criticize efforts of Fight for $15 labor activist group </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Industry groups criticize efforts of Fight for $15 labor activist group</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/protesters-target-mcdonald-s-other-restaurants-demanding-15-wage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/protesters-target-mcdonald-s-other-restaurants-demanding-15-wage#comments H.R. & Training Government Latest Headlines Quick Service McDonald's Wendy's Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:22:00 +0000 130981 at http://nrn.com <p>The protests were organized by Fight for $15, a group backed by the Service Employees International Union</p> Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images California lawmakers bring back franchise relations bill http://nrn.com/government/california-lawmakers-bring-back-franchise-relations-bill <div class="field-deck"> Revised version aims to give franchisee more protection against abuse </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Revised version aims to give franchisee more protection against abuse</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/california-lawmakers-bring-back-franchise-relations-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/california-lawmakers-bring-back-franchise-relations-bill#comments Franchising Government Latest Headlines Fri, 10 Apr 2015 20:09:00 +0000 130671 at http://nrn.com <p>California Capitol Building</p> Thinkstock Wage hike debate continues on both coasts http://nrn.com/government/wage-hike-debate-continues-both-coasts <div class="field-deck"> California, Massachusetts and New York consider hourly pay increases </div> <div class="node-body article-body">California, Massachusetts and New York consider hourly pay increases</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/wage-hike-debate-continues-both-coasts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/wage-hike-debate-continues-both-coasts#comments Government Latest Headlines Fri, 03 Apr 2015 19:58:00 +0000 130151 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock McDonald’s to raise hourly wages http://nrn.com/government/mcdonald-s-raise-hourly-wages <div class="field-deck"> Increase to come amid growing pressure on quick-service operators to boost pay </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Increase to come amid growing pressure on quick-service operators to boost pay</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/mcdonald-s-raise-hourly-wages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/mcdonald-s-raise-hourly-wages#comments Government Latest Headlines Quick Service McDonald's Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:55:00 +0000 129901 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Restaurants become a battlefront in Indiana Religious Freedom law http://nrn.com/government/restaurants-become-battlefront-indiana-religious-freedom-law <div class="field-deck"> Legislation raises concerns that service could be denied to certain groups based on religious defense </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Legislation raises concerns that service could be denied to certain groups based on religious defense</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/restaurants-become-battlefront-indiana-religious-freedom-law" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/restaurants-become-battlefront-indiana-religious-freedom-law#comments Government Latest Headlines Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:19:00 +0000 129801 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Seattle’s $15 minimum wage phase-in begins April 1 http://nrn.com/government/seattle-s-15-minimum-wage-phase-begins-april-1 <div class="field-deck"> Industry will find a way to adapt, says Washington Restaurant Association </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Industry will find a way to adapt, says Washington Restaurant Association</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/seattle-s-15-minimum-wage-phase-begins-april-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/seattle-s-15-minimum-wage-phase-begins-april-1#comments Government Latest Headlines Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:48:00 +0000 129611 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock What restaurants need to know about new menu labeling legislation http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/what-restaurants-need-know-about-new-menu-labeling-legislation <div class="field-deck"> FDA releases easier-to-understand version of guidelines </div> <div class="node-body article-body">FDA releases easier-to-understand version of guidelines</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/what-restaurants-need-know-about-new-menu-labeling-legislation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/health-nutrition/what-restaurants-need-know-about-new-menu-labeling-legislation#comments Government Opinions Health & Nutrition Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:27:00 +0000 129461 at http://nrn.com Anita Jones-Mueller, M.P.H. IFA to appeal Seattle minimum wage ruling http://nrn.com/government/ifa-appeal-seattle-minimum-wage-ruling <div class="field-deck"> Group calls for franchisees to be treated as small businesses under legislation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Group calls for franchisees to be treated as small businesses under legislation</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/ifa-appeal-seattle-minimum-wage-ruling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/ifa-appeal-seattle-minimum-wage-ruling#comments H.R. & Training Government Latest Headlines Fri, 20 Mar 2015 19:31:00 +0000 129181 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock