The Franchise Owner's most trusted news source

Log In / Register | Apr 27, 2018

Federal Court Invalidates "Quickie" Union Election Rule, For Now

On May 14, 2012, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia set aside a controversial final rule of the National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB") that was designed to make it easier and faster for unions to hold organizing elections.

Australian Gov't Sweet Talks Small Biz

Australian FlagThe Australian government has finally come to its senses and appears genuine in its courting of small business. Like a sweet young boy carrying flowers and chocolates ready for his first date; but we know what both are really after.

Obama Proposes Lower 28% Corp Tax Rate

With just months left until the November election, the Obama administration is proposing cutting the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 28 percent.

Economic Slump Hits Aus Franchising

Australia’s economic woes are not that bad considering the extraordinary internal influences that have played their part.