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Global trends in franchise regulation - recent developments
  • Sotos LLP
  • Australia, Canada, USA
  • May 2 2016

We have recently witnessed some major changes to franchise legislation in both California and Australia. Developments in these jurisdictions are of


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


Pizza Hut franchisees fail in their legal challenge to Pizza Hut’s new product and pricing policy
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • April 18 2016

The franchisees claimed that the franchisor had breached its obligations under the franchise agreement, was negligent and had engaged in


Cheap delivery pizza allowed Pizza Hut’s franchisees fail in class action
  • MARQUE Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 8 2016

Cheap delivery pizza; loved for generations by hung over students and lazy corporate workers. But it appears 190 (out of a possible 200) Pizza Hut


Franchisees fail in their class action against Pizza Hut
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • April 4 2016

On 5 February 2016, the Federal Court of Australia in Diab Pty Ltd v YUM! Restaurants Australia Pty Ltd 2016 FCA 43 dismissed the claims made


Achieving better public transport outcomes through contestable franchising
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • March 17 2016

Recent reports on the franchising of bus and ferry services have reinforced the case for using contestable franchising to improve how we provide


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 a Franchisee's Outlet Licence a Retail Premises Lease?
  • K&L Gates
  • Australia
  • March 17 2016

In an interesting recent decision from the Supreme Court of Victoria, Croft J held that an arbitration clause in a retail leases does not oust the


ACCC Publishes Guidelines on Its Use of Infringement Notices
  • K&L Gates
  • Australia
  • March 17 2016

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) have published much needed guidance on its use of infringement notices issued under


Dispute Resolution Clause Review Service
  • K&L Gates
  • Australia
  • March 17 2016

While dispute resolution clauses may be straightforward for domestic franchise agreements as a result of the Franchising Code, dispute resolution