Littler and Franchise Clique Team Up to Offer Employment Law Compliance Solution for Franchises

Littler Franchise Compliance Toolkit to Provide an Online Resource for Franchise Clique’s Customers

(September 20, 2017) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has entered into an agreement with Franchise Clique, a leading Internet-based marketing company, to offer the Littler Franchise Compliance Toolkit to Franchise Clique’s customers.

Littler designed the web-based toolkit to help franchisors and franchisees comply with state and federal laws when hiring, compensating, managing and terminating employees. Franchise Clique’s customers will have access to a suite of materials for managing the full lifecycle of an employee, including key employment documents and training, as well as resources to establish policies, procedures and practices that comply with relevant labor and employment laws.

“The Littler Franchise Compliance Toolkit is an invaluable resource for franchisors and franchisees to comply with employment laws and regulations that vary across the country and to establish effective workplace policies,” said David Schwartz, Chief Executive Officer and Owner of Franchise Clique. “Littler’s commitment to creating easy to use, online resources for its clients aligns well with our mission of using technology to connect leading franchisors with qualified entrepreneurs. We have no doubt that they will find tremendous value in having access to these resources from the leading employment and labor law firm.”

Franchise Clique’s customers will have access to a host of resources for onboarding new employees, including employment applications and hiring checklists; for continuing employment, such as disciplinary forms and wage and hour guidance; and for end of employment, including termination letters and separation agreements.

“Franchise Clique has a strong reputation for linking franchises with entrepreneurs looking for new business opportunities,” said Angelo Spinola, shareholder in Littler’s Atlanta office who created the toolkit. “We are excited to collaborate with Franchise Clique and provide tools to help its customers more easily comply with a constantly evolving patchwork of labor and employment laws so that they can focus on further growing their businesses.”

The Littler Franchise Compliance Toolkit is part of the firm’s ongoing efforts to provide practical, innovative tools and solutions to companies of all sizes in various industries. Littler’s commitment to innovation has drawn accolades from major organizations that recognize innovation in the delivery of legal services, including the Financial Times, National Law Journal, Association of Corporate Counsel, International Legal Technology Association, College of Law Practice Management and Fastcase.

About Littler

Littler is the largest global employment and labor law practice, with more than 1,300 attorneys in over 75 offices worldwide. Littler represents management in all aspects of employment and labor law and serves as a single-source solution provider to the global employer community. Consistently recognized in the industry as a leading and innovative law practice, Littler has been litigating, mediating and negotiating some of the most influential employment law cases and labor contracts on record for 75 years. Littler Global is the collective trade name for an international legal practice, the practicing member entities of which are separate and distinct professional firms