Retail Law Resource Center

The Retail Law Resource Center is a hub for in-house retail council to learn the latest strategies on guiding and advising organizations. Topics covered include employment law, COVID-19, retail litigation and opportunities to connect through committees and councils. Benchmarking surveys were also conducted, touching on topics like return to work policies, quarantine protocols, vaccination statuses, consumer sentiments on face masks and other relevant discussions.

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NRF Retail Law Summit
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Timely retail law discussions delivered live and on demand that fit your schedule. Access CLE credits, tools and strategies to guide your organization forward.



Retail supply chain executives at NRF member companies have the opportunity to join one of NRF’s committees, offering opportunities to share information and best practices, network with other members in their field and help shape policy that impacts the retail industry.

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NRF’s representation of retailers extends to the courts as laws and regulations often become the subject of litigation.

NRF has filed lawsuits of its own, joined retail companies or other trade associations in doing so, and has filed amicus briefs in a number of lawsuits where the retail industry has an interest. 

Browse legal briefs NRF has filed, accompanied by news releases and other supporting material where available.

COVID-19 Returning Employees and Employment Legal Issues Resources

Operation Open Doors resources provide guidance for retailers on how to bring people back from furloughs and layoffs and address the surrounding legal issues.

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Retailer Workplace Harassment Training Course

An online course that helps to train associates on understanding, recognizing, reporting, and addressing sexual harassment in the workplace. 

Exclusive to NRF members, NRF On Demand lets you and your colleagues watch NRF content whenever and wherever you want. Access curated videos from NRF events and webinars on topics including cybersecurity, digital marketing, supply chain, operations and more. NRF members, regardless of title or job function, can unlock year-round content and education that features industry experts and visionaries.

  • Supply chain and sustainability
  • COVID-19 guidance
  • Research and innovation
  • Cybersecurity webinars
  • Diversity and inclusion
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