This union model is so 1950
Posted: August 7, 2014 at 3:56 a.m.
The Official Blog Spouse was on Melissa Harris-Perry's show last weekend to talk about a variety of topics, including the recent decision by the National Labor Relations Board that McDonald's is a joint employer with its franchise owners, and it can therefore be jointly charged in labor disputes. This potentially opens the door to unionizing fast-food franchises, which would be a major change in labor law and the franchise market.
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