GOP tees up effort to roll back Biden’s ‘overly broad’ joint employer rule

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CEI’s Sean Higgins is cited on the Washington Examiner about a GOP effort to rollback employer rules:

Sean Higgins, a labor policy expert at the Competitive Enterprise Institute who generally thinks joint-employer standards are a “good idea,” told the Washington Examiner that the new NLRB rule is “just overly broad.”

“Indirect control is just a term of art that doesn’t really mean anything. What’s indirect control mean? There’s no actual definition,” Higgins explained. “So if any company has any sort of connection, however tangential to another one, you can argue that they’re having indirect control over the other company’s policies, and reserve control goes even further than that because it says the first company doesn’t even have to do anything.

Read the full article on the Washington Examiner.