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Is your Franchise Agreement unfair?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 10 2016

From 12 November 2016, the amendments to the Unfair Contract Terms regime in the Australian Consumer Law will commence, protecting small businesses


ACCC seeks penalties under the revised Franchising Code
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 10 2016

The ACCC on 22 September 2016 instituted proceedings against Morild Pty Ltd (the franchisor of the Pastacup system which originates in Perth) and its


Franchisors: Don’t run out to time to prepare your Financial Reports
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 25 2016

Now that the end of financial year has come and gone, it is time for businesses to look at preparing their financial reports for the 20152016


End of Financial Year Accounting Requirements
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 11 2016

Now that the end of financial year has come and gone, it is time for businesses to look at preparing their financial reports for the 20152016


Your word is your bond: Why franchise agreements will usually be enforceable?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 8 2016

It is an old fashioned saying which many dismiss as having little relevance to today’s ever changing technology driven world: “your word is your


Franchisor’s obligations when setting marketing strategies
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 29 2016

Representative proceedings were commenced by a Pizza Hut franchisee, Diab Pty Ltd, (Franchisee) on behalf of all (apart from 11) Australian


Issuing your own Franchise Documents - the importance of getting it right
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • March 17 2016

Franchise Agreements are legally binding documents that govern the business relationship between Franchisors and their Franchisees. As well as


Is it necessary for a franchisor to enforce exclusivity clauses in franchise agreements?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • January 25 2016

This franchising update focuses on RPR Maintenance Pty Ltd v Marmax Investments Pty Ltd 2015 FCAFC 127, and the Full Federal Court's interpretation


It might be misleading, but did you rely on it? The importance of ‘reliance’ in misleading and deceptive conduct claims
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • December 10 2015

Misleading and deceptive conduct as mentioned in past updates is one of the most common causes of franchising disputes. However, franchisees should


Disruption mediation?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • November 23 2015

Disruption is the current buzz word being applied to describe events, developments or people who are challenging the traditional ways and means of