U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

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Divided Ninth Circuit panel holds that McDonald’s is not a joint employer with its franchisee under California Labor Code

October 01, 2019

Click here to view the opinion.

U.S. Chamber urges Ninth Circuit to reject plaintiffs’ argument that a franchisor is a joint employer of a franchisee’s workers under California wage-and-hour law

January 26, 2018

Click here to view the amicus brief filed by the U.S. Chamber and Employers Group.

Robert R. Roginson of Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on behalf of the U.S. Chamber Litigation Center.

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