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Dave Jamieson

Jimmy John's Gets More Heat For Outrageous Noncompete Agreements | Dave Jamieson | Posted 12.23.2014 | Politics

New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman plans to send letters to Jimmy John's sandwich shops on Tuesday asking them to hand over information re...

Dave Jamieson

Doggy Day Care Chain Makes Pet Sitters Sign Outrageous Contract | Dave Jamieson | Posted 11.24.2014 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Last month, The Huffington Post revealed that Jimmy John’s sandwich shops subject their low-wage workers to stringent noncompete agree...

Heather and the Alfalfa Sprouts

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 12.23.2014 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

It is not clear whether the lawyers were vegetarians but they related to Heather's distress. They concluded that if Heather's sandwich did not include alfalfa sprouts, there were probably hundreds, if not thousands, of other customers who had ordered vegetarian sandwiches expecting to find alfalfa sprouts who had been disappointed by their absence.

Dave Jamieson

Jimmy John's Noncompete Agreement Comes Under Congressional Scrutiny | Dave Jamieson | Posted 10.21.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Democrats plan to send a letter to the Labor Department and the Federal Trade Commission on Wednesday asking the federal agencies ...

Dave Jamieson

Your Sandwich-Making Days Are Over, Son | Dave Jamieson | Posted 10.21.2014 | Business

WASHINGTON -- As Huffington Post reported on Monday, many workers at Jimmy John's sandwich shops have been asked to sign the sort of strict noncompete...

Dave Jamieson

Jimmy John's Makes Low-Wage Workers Sign 'Oppressive' Noncompete Agreements | Dave Jamieson | Posted 10.15.2014 | Business

If you're considering working at a Jimmy John's sandwich shop, you may want to read the fine print on your job application. A Jimmy John's employme...

Dave Jamieson

Major Sandwich Chain Under Fire For 'Systematic Wage Theft' | Dave Jamieson | Posted 08.13.2014 | Business

Jimmy John's, the "freaky fast" sandwich staple of America's college towns, is being sued by two former employees for what they describe as "systemati...

E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Jimmy John's

Posted 11.01.2013 | Business

At least eight people were sickened after eating sandwiches at Denver-area Jimmy John's that were contaminated with E. Coli bacteria. The Colorado...

Jeffrey Young

Obamacare Delay Gives Employers Little Reason To Change Course | Jeffrey Young | Posted 07.10.2013 | Business

A one-year delay in penalties for employers that don't provide health insurance to workers is likely to keep things the way they are as covered worker...

Joe Van Brussel

Franchise Owner Disregards CEO's Comments, Looks For Ways To Make Obamacare Work | Joe Van Brussel | Posted 11.28.2012 | Small Business

One Jimmy John's franchise owner is going rogue. While the CEO of the national chain of sandwich shops has publicly railed against the costs of imp...

Jimmy John's CEO, Obamacare Foe, Donated To Swanky Private Clinic

The Huffington Post | Joe Van Brussel | Posted 11.15.2012 | Business

A CEO who has publicly railed against the cost of providing health insurance to his employees has donated tens of thousands of dollars to a private he...

Janean Chun

Applebee's Faces Backlash Over Franchisee's Obamacare Threat | Janean Chun | Posted 11.14.2012 | Small Business

Heated comments from an Applebee's franchise owner sparked viral outrage against the giant restaurant chain, marking a new phase in the war over Obama...

Sam Stein

Romney Camp Uses Wildly Successful Sandwich Shop Franchisee To Bash Obama | Sam Stein | Posted 10.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's campaign put together a conference call Monday to attack President Barack Obama, once again, for being woefully out of tou...

Woman Sues Sandwich Chain Over Tainted Sprouts

AP | RYAN J. FOLEY | Posted 04.22.2012 | Home

IOWA CITY, Iowa — An Iowa woman sickened by eating tainted sprouts filed a lawsuit Tuesday against sandwich chain Jimmy John's, the first stemmi...

E. Coli Poisoning In 5 States Linked To Sandwich Chain

AP | By MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 02.16.2012 | Home

WASHINGTON -- Raw sprouts from the sandwich chain Jimmy John's have been linked to an outbreak of foodborne illness – again. The federal Center...

‘No Snot In My Sandwich:' Protest At Jimmy John’s Today

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.19.2011 | Denver

The activists at The Campaign For A Healthy Denver are at it again. The advocate group, in favor of paid sick leave in Denver, are organizing a protes...

Band Bites: Good Eats on the Road with Avi Buffalo

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 06.06.2011 | Home
Jill Donenfeld

Avi Buffalo, an indie-pop band from Long Beach, Calif., has been touring like crazy. Which also means they've been eating like crazy.

America's Fastest Growing Restaurant Chains

Slashfood | Jason best | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Have you been watching "America's Next Great Restaurant" and thinking it's about time to launch your own dream eatery? Before you quit your day job an...

Chico Predicts A Runoff, Rahm Returns Jimmy John's Donations

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

With an election just around the corner, the candidates will not be taking much time off this weekend. Campaign schedules are looking packed for Satur...

Sandwich Dispute: Jimmy Johns Sues Halsted Street Deli Over Sandwich Names

Crain's Chicago Business | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Jimmy John's Enterprises LLC is crying foul that a competitor's sandwiches are too much like its own. Jimmy John's is suing Chicago-based Halsted S...

Jimmy John's $1 Sub Special Today Only In Chicago

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Jimmy John's is offering $1 sub sandwiches today, but only until 3 p.m. Central Time, and only in the Chicago area and Northwestern Indiana. A surge ...