Don’t Risk Your Network!

As evidenced here weekly in Small Regular No Sugar!, employment law issues and tax obligations can have a major impact on the success of your business. DDIFO will sponsor a regional meeting in New Jersey on Tuesday, December 4 at the Doubletree Hotel Newark Airport providing you with guidance on new tax obligations and employment…

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Changes in Illinois Employment and Tax Law

In light of this electoral climate, DDIFO’s upcoming Chicago Regional meeting, Don’t Risk Your Network!, seems particularly timely. The program, which includes lunch, will be held next Tuesday, November 13 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare, 9300 Bryn Mawr Avenue in Rosemont, beginning at 11:30 AM and concluding around 3 PM. The meeting will feature Attorney…

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Don’t Risk Your Network! Learn more at the Illinois Franchise Meeting

Learn how to protect your network from employment nightmares. Illinois elected officials are passing more laws mandating that employers provide more benefits to their employees. In fact this week, Northbrook opted in to the Cook County paid sick leave law! And, just over the past month or so, Illinois expanded the reach of the Illinois Wage…

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In The Nick of Time, Then

Against that Illinois backdrop, DDIFO wants to advise all of our Illinois members and subscribers that we will be hold a member meeting at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Rosemont, Illinois on Tuesday, November 13 to discuss the Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act, the Nursing Mothers in the Workplace Act, and a host of…

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Upcoming Events

Watch for the announcement this week of our next member meeting in Chicago on November 13 featuring a presentation by franchise attorney Michael Boxerman. The event will be held at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare and will focus on a number of important franchise issues as well as a host of employment law issues such as…

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Maryland Healthy Working Families Act

Maryland franchisees are encouraged to consider attending a luncheon program on October 2, 2018 that will provide details on the Maryland Healthy Working Families Act (MHWFA) and help them understand their obligations under the law. The program, which will be held at the Holiday Inn Columbia East in Jessup, Maryland, will feature Ms. Tralene Putnam,…

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CFA Inaugural Legal Symposium

The Coalition of Franchisee Associations (CFA) inaugural legal symposium will be held just over one month from now in Chicago on Wednesday, October 24 at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place (with rooms available in the CFA block at a discounted $179 per night). Franchisees already confirmed from more than a dozen other national brands will…

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Maryland Healthy Working Families Act

Maryland franchisees will be pleased to learn that DDIFO will be presenting a luncheon program on October 2, 2018 that will provide details on the Maryland Healthy Working Families Act (MHWFA) and help Maryland franchisees understand their obligations under the law. The program, which will be held at the Holiday Inn Columbia East in Jessup,…

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CFA Legal Symposium in Chicago

The Coalition of Franchisee Associations (CFA) will host its annual legal symposium in Chicago on Wednesday, October 24 at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place – and this is an event you do not want to miss! Throughout the course of the day-long event, attendees will get to enjoy unparalleled legal expertise and guidance including an…

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Star-Studded Line-up

With just one month to go, we thought it a good time to lay out the full agenda for the 2017 DDIFO National Conference on October 30 & 31 at the Foxwoods Resort & Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut – it is one we’re very proud of: Don Fox, CEO of Firehouse Subs; Rob Branca will…

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