The Food Safety Modernization Act, the first significant update of the Food and Drug Administration’s food safety authority in 70 years, is now final and first two rules are in place.
New York City diners will soon see "salt shaker" symbols on menus to denote dishes high in sodium.
Moe’s franchisees alleged that Martin Sprock stole money through a deceptive kickback scheme connected to its supply chain. A federal judge has rejected their claims, saying evidence demonstrates that Sprock's negotiations actually saved franchisees money.
The National Labor Relations Board is alleging Au Bon Pain is discouraging its workers at Philadelphia International Airport from engaging in union activities, according to Law360. The NLRB, in response to cases opened by Unite Here Local 274, has filed a complaint against Au Bon Pain.
Polystyrene foam is not recyclable, and can interfere with recycling and waste reduction efforts by contaminating other recyclables.
New York's Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman reportedly plans to investigate the legality of Jimmy John's noncompete agreements.
The regulations affect entities with at least 20 locations nationwide operating under the same name. Attorneys discussed the law’s complexities and answered operator questions during the webinar.
While terms of the settlement are confidential, a joint statement issued by the three parties indicated that the claims were resolved amicably and measures have been put in place to prevent similar incidents.
The new group includes nearly 30 lawyers and regulatory professionals with broad experience representing restaurant industry clients in major U.S. and international markets.
Workers at Yank Sing restaurant were granted back pay for minimum wage, meal, rest period and other labor code violations.
Plaintiffs are seeking unspecified damages and free credit fraud monitoring for three years.
The guidelines clarify the distinctions between single-unit, area rep and area development offerings and urge uniform terminology in franchise disclosure agreements.
Webinar will help restaurant operators understand the importance of I-9 paperwork.
A motorcyclist injured in a crash with a Jimmy John's driver claimed the company's 'freaky fast' delivery policy put drivers under pressure that caused them to disregard safety.
Intruders gained access to data via stolen POS login credentials.