Making Sense of the NLRB, Franchising & Joint Employer Relationships

Bad news always seems gets more press than good news, right? If you’re one who has kept your finger on the pulse of the franchise industry then you probably know about the claim filed by the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) against a well-known fast food restaurant franchise system, challenging their franchisor/franchisee relationship. News of…

Learning About Excessive Franchise Control with The Franchise Maker

There has been a lot of buzz about excessive franchise control. We want to take a few minutes to educate you as to why this is a concern when it comes to franchising. Franchising for years has given entrepreneurs an opportunity to own and operate their own business under the guidance of a franchisor (you)….