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The ACCC targets hire car companies for overcharging for damage repairs the Federal Court orders a $200,000 civil penalty

  • Cordato Partners
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  • Australia
  • -
  • July 15 2013

The former Tasmanian Europcar hire car franchisee has admitted to deliberately overcharging its customers for repairs to damaged rental cars; and in

The ALP is back: what does it mean for franchise sector employers?

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
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  • October 5 2010

After all the uncertainty, it's back to ALP workplace relations policy for Australia's employers

Corporate governance for franchisors

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
  • -
  • September 24 2009

Corporate governance is the last thing on the mind of a start-up franchisor, and in many ways is irrelevant at the outset

Know your options: interpretation of option clauses in Franchise Agreement

  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
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  • Australia
  • -
  • June 26 2012

A key consideration as a Franchise Agreement nears its expiry is whether any contractual options for a further term should be exercised or permitted to be exercised

Alternative models of franchise finance

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
  • -
  • November 24 2009

Despite the strong performance of the franchising sector during the global financial crisis, the industry has not been spared from the consequences of the credit crunch and the tightening of bank lending criteria

Wein’s world of franchising

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
  • -
  • June 18 2013

A recent report commissioned by the Federal Government has found that the franchise sector in Australia operates well and that the Franchising Code

South Australian franchising laws

  • Hall & Wilcox
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  • Australia
  • -
  • October 6 2010

The South Australian Minister for Small Business has endorsed the position taken by Labor MP Tony Piccolo's private member's bill which was introduced into parliament in December 2009

Do franchise brokers and franchisors need to be licensed to sell franchises?

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
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  • Australia, USA
  • -
  • July 11 2012

One of my US friends drew my attention to an investigation launched against an Arizona-based franchise broker due to an alleged violation of Florida's real estate licensing statutes

The Personal Property Security Act and franchising

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
  • -
  • March 2 2012

For some franchise systems the introduction of the Personal Property Security Act 2009 (Cth) (PPSA) may be significant, with specific action required to protect the franchisor’s interests or ensure franchisee compliance

Australia to further amend franchise law

  • Larkin Hoffman
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  • Australia
  • -
  • January 12 2010

The Australian Government recently announced that it will make further amendments to the Australian Franchising Code of Conduct based on a report by the Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services and the Senate Standing Committee on Economics