In the past, McDonald's could say that intimidation of employees was not their fault, but the fault of individual franchises, even though the parent company does set the rules for how those franchises operate. Not any more. 78 charges of worker intimidation have now been filed, and the McDonald's corporate is on the hook for much of it.(Reuters) - McDonald's Corp (MCD.N) and some of its franchisees were named jointly in complaints filed on Friday by the U.S. National Labor Relations Board's Office of the General Counsel, accusing them of labor violations in a widely anticipated move that could have wide-reaching implications for businesses.
In closing, let me post a song that my good friend Widgeon Holland wrote. It's about McDonald's and that damn clown. LOL.
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