The Department of Labor has decided to move forward with a rule that allows front-of-house workers who don’t work under a “tip credit” to share their tips with back-of-house workers. ...
The House of Representatives passed President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill early Saturday, meaning restaurants are one step closer toward $25 billion in relief.
Eliminating the tip credit is another significant concern for operators.
The path to a $15 federal minimum wage was laid out by Democrats Tuesday with the reintroduction of a bill that would raise the rate for the first time since 2009, with $15 on deck by 2025. ...
The Department of Labor issued a final rule Tuesday to allow restaurants to require servers to pool tips with staff who don’t typically earn them.
We all know this has been a year like no other for the restaurant industry. The pandemic caused closures, both temporarily and permanently, for too many establishments.
Sunday’s news lawmakers reached a final deal to distribute a fresh $900 billion COVID-19 relief package was met with trepidation by at least one corner of the restaurant industry.
It's time to decide whether the COVID-19 vaccine be voluntary, mandatory, or some hybrid of both for restaurant employers.
I don’t have to tell you that 2020 has been a difficult year. You’ve not only read about it ad nauseum as the headlines are filled with national restaurant chains seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy rel ...
The tipped-wage debate has been nothing if not contentious over the years. And it’s on the verge of adding another controversial layer.