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Big Mac Joint Employer Attack

An attack against the franchise model and specifically against McDonald’s by the Service Employers International Union (SEIU) is underway seeking to hold McDonald’s as a “joint employer” alongside its franchisees. If the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) views McDonald’s as a joint employer with its franchisees, SEIU will strive to get workers to unionize en Read More…

Frisco Chamber Recognizes Strasburger As Its Macro Business of the Year

The Frisco Chamber of Commerce awarded Strasburger & Price, LLP’s Collin County office its Macro Business of the Year Award at the chamber’s annual awards celebration Friday evening. Winners were selected for several business categories including Small, Medium, Large and Macro Business of the Year; Developer of the Year; Entrepreneur of the Year; Community Partner of the Year; and Non-Profit Organization of the Year.

FTC Issues Report on Privacy and Data Security Recommendations for Internet of Things

On January 27, 2015, The Federal Trade Commission issued a report on staff[1] recommendations of best practices for businesses to protect consumer privacy and security in the growing world of Internet-connected devices. The Commission addressed four areas: (1) reasonable security for a device, (2) reasonable limitation of data collection, (3) reasonable notice and choice for data Read More…

USDOT’s Latest Announcement on Mexican Trucks: A Turning Point or Another Non-Event?

Since the North American Free Trade Agreement (“NAFTA”) took effect on January 1, 1994, the United States has been obligated to phase in U.S. market access for Mexico-based trucking companies. Mexico undertook, and has implemented, a reciprocal obligation toward U.S.-based carriers. In December 1995, however, the United States Department of Transportation (“USDOT”) placed an indefinite Read More…

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