Government http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44093/more en Trending@NRN: California tackles franchise regulations http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/trendingnrn-california-tackles-franchise-regulations <div class="field-deck"> Breaking down NRN’s most popular stories </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Breaking down NRN’s most popular stories</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/trendingnrn-california-tackles-franchise-regulations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/latest-headlines/trendingnrn-california-tackles-franchise-regulations#comments Franchising Government Latest Headlines Fri, 03 Oct 2014 16:00:00 +0000 117241 at http://nrn.com Restaurant Operations Watch: Making the grade — visible http://nrn.com/food-safety/restaurant-operations-watch-making-grade-visible <div class="field-deck"> Why it’s better for operators to comply with laws for displaying health grades </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Why it’s better for operators to comply with laws for displaying health grades</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-safety/restaurant-operations-watch-making-grade-visible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-safety/restaurant-operations-watch-making-grade-visible#comments Food Safety Government Independents Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:23:00 +0000 117101 at http://nrn.com Calif. governor vetoes franchisee protection bill http://nrn.com/franchising/calif-governor-vetoes-franchisee-protection-bill <div class="field-deck"> Senate Bill 610 attempted to clarify the relationship between franchisors and franchisees </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Senate Bill 610 attempted to clarify the relationship between franchisors and franchisees</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/calif-governor-vetoes-franchisee-protection-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/calif-governor-vetoes-franchisee-protection-bill#comments Franchising Government Latest Headlines Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:30:00 +0000 117081 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Restaurant Finance Watch: Franchisors, franchisees at odds over Calif. bill http://nrn.com/franchising/restaurant-finance-watch-franchisors-franchisees-odds-over-calif-bill <div class="field-deck"> Proposal aims to give franchise operators more protection against “abusive terminations” </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Proposal aims to give franchise operators more protection against “abusive terminations”</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/franchising/restaurant-finance-watch-franchisors-franchisees-odds-over-calif-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/restaurant-finance-watch-franchisors-franchisees-odds-over-calif-bill#comments Finance Franchising Government Operations Registration Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20:28:00 +0000 116761 at http://nrn.com Fitch Ratings: New tax rules won't stop Burger King–Tim Hortons merger http://nrn.com/corporate-news/fitch-ratings-new-tax-rules-wont-stop-burger-king-tim-hortons-merger <div class="field-deck"> Rating agency contends deal’s structure will meet new standards </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Rating agency contends deal’s structure will meet new standards</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/fitch-ratings-new-tax-rules-wont-stop-burger-king-tim-hortons-merger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/fitch-ratings-new-tax-rules-wont-stop-burger-king-tim-hortons-merger#comments Corporate News Government Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Quick Service Burger King Tim Hortons Wed, 24 Sep 2014 21:17:00 +0000 116661 at http://nrn.com Changes in scheduling practices could undermine franchise model http://nrn.com/opinions/changes-scheduling-practices-could-undermine-franchise-model <div class="node-body article-body">"Fair Workweek Initiative" could be a beachhead to unionization of restaurant, retail industries</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/opinions/changes-scheduling-practices-could-undermine-franchise-model" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/opinions/changes-scheduling-practices-could-undermine-franchise-model#comments H.R. & Training Government Opinions Registration Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:27:00 +0000 116391 at http://nrn.com <p>Parquet Public Affairs managing partner Joe Kefauver</p> California Governor signs paid sick leave mandate http://nrn.com/government/california-governor-signs-paid-sick-leave-mandate <div class="field-deck"> Employers must offer at least three days of leave by July 2015 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Employers must offer at least three days of leave by July 2015</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/california-governor-signs-paid-sick-leave-mandate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/california-governor-signs-paid-sick-leave-mandate#comments H.R. & Training Government Latest Headlines Weekly Wrap Wed, 10 Sep 2014 21:01:00 +0000 115721 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock Latest quick-service strikes call for civil disobedience http://nrn.com/quick-service/latest-quick-service-strikes-call-civil-disobedience <div class="field-deck"> Protestors urge $15 hourly minimum wage, right to organize without retaliation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Protestors urge $15 hourly minimum wage, right to organize without retaliation</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/quick-service/latest-quick-service-strikes-call-civil-disobedience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/latest-quick-service-strikes-call-civil-disobedience#comments H.R. & Training Government Latest Headlines Quick Service Thu, 04 Sep 2014 20:08:00 +0000 115391 at http://nrn.com <p>Protestors squared off with police at McDonald&#39;s flagship on 42nd Street in New York.</p> Andrew Burton/Getty Images Restaurants and the sharing economy http://nrn.com/government/restaurants-and-sharing-economy <div class="field-deck"> Uber and Airbnb paved the way for apps that could dramatically impact foodservice </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Uber and Airbnb paved the way for apps that could dramatically impact foodservice</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/restaurants-and-sharing-economy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/restaurants-and-sharing-economy#comments Government Social Media Opinions Technology Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:30:00 +0000 109611 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock <p>Parquet Public Affairs managing partner Joe Kefauver</p> San Diego lawmakers approve minimum wage hike http://nrn.com/government/san-diego-lawmakers-approve-minimum-wage-hike <div class="field-deck"> Hourly rate to rise to $11.50 per hour in 2017 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hourly rate to rise to $11.50 per hour in 2017</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/government/san-diego-lawmakers-approve-minimum-wage-hike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/government/san-diego-lawmakers-approve-minimum-wage-hike#comments H.R. & Training Government Latest Headlines Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:01:00 +0000 110951 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock