A recent Tenth Circuit Court case decision directly impacts the restaurant industry. It changes the rules on tips depending on if you take the tip credit or not. Due to the complexity of this issue, we suggest you read the full story here before acting. You may or may not wish to make any changes based on the information provided. However, if you do choose to make any changes, we recommend that you seek council prior to doing so. Contact the CRA if you have any questions. (303) 830-2972 or firstname.lastname@example.org
ON THE FLY - JULY EDITION
Welcome to the July edition of ‘On the Fly’ – a short monthly news update for CRA members that will give you the lowdown on what you need to know.
WORK OPTIONS FOR WOMEN RECEIVE $100,000 GRANT FROM IMPACT100
Work Options for Women, a local nonprofit with a mission to help impoverished women gain the skills and confidence they need to work their way out of poverty, submitted for a grant from Impact100. A hundred women give $1,000 each to a fund to award a single grant of $100,000 to an organization that will make an immediate impact on women’s lives. WOW’s proposal made it into the finals with two other groups and after a live presentation at their annual luncheon, WOW won! Congratulations to the team, and to all those who volunteer with this extremely worthy group! Read more here.
MENU-LABELING COMMENT PERIOD EXTENDED TO AUGUST 2
Recognizing the need for our industry's voices to be heard on such on an important and complex topic, the FDA granted the NRA's request for a 30-day extension on the menu-labeling comment period, originally set to end July 3. The extension of this comment period to Aug. 2does not affect the compliance date for the new menu-labeling law, which the FDA previously moved to May 7, 2018.
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