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Florida not looking to hike minimum wage to $10.10

The cost-of-living increase will raise the minimum to $8.05 on January 1.

Standard full-time Michigan worker would get 8.7 sick days per year under Democratic legislation

Democrats in both chambers of the state legislature intend to push bills granting 8.7 paid sick days per year.

Gov. Mario Cuomo had been a fierce advocate of hiking the minimum to $10.50, but backed off in a last-minute deal with his Republican opponents.

The industry could use some cheer this holiday season. So let me climb aboard santa's lap and reel off what should be in your bag this year for restaurants.

One of the most audacious crime sprees the nation's restaurants have ever seen may soon be coming to a close.

The restaurant industry took a slapping this week, at times from its own hand.

As voters get ready decide whether the state will become country's third to impose paid sick leave, business owners say that while OK with the concept of granting sick time, they disagree with the specifics on the ballot.

Restaurants and other small businesses are among the culprits, according to audits and analyses by state officials.

The NLRB alerted McDonald’s today that franchisors and franchisees are “joint employers,” both accountable if employees take legal action.

A game-changing decision is just one of the challenges poking at the franchisee-franchisor relationship.

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