Restaurants Challenge de Blasio’s Union Handout

The National Restaurant Association and Restaurant Law Center are suing the city of New York to block a law that would force fast food restaurants to deduct money from employee paychecks and send it to nonprofit advocacy groups backed by labor unions, including the Fight for $15 movement, if workers agreed to the deductions.

Labor Watchdog Wants Wendy’s Protesters Stripped of Tax-Exempt Status

A labor watchdog group filed a complaint with the IRS challenging a worker center’s non-profit status.

The Center for Union Facts lodged a complaint to the agency accusing the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) of being a union front group organized as a nonprofit in order to avoid federal labor regulations.