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Five Tips for Franchisees
  • Stephens & Tozer Solicitors
  • Australia
  • October 10 2016

You should be clear how much money you need to start up the business and ongoing payments and commitments. Your accountant may be well placed to


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


Six hot employment topics for franchisors and franchisees
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • October 7 2016

Since the 7-Eleven wage scandal, franchise systems have been on the frontline in debates concerning alleged non-compliance with workplace laws. A


How much must a franchisor disclose? ACCC launches first proceedings against a franchisor under the revised Franchising Code of Conduct
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia
  • September 28 2016

The mandatory Franchising Code of Conduct (the 2015 Code) which commenced on 1 January 2015, requires franchisors to provide a disclosure document to


Payroll Tax: Breaking up is hard to do - 5 September 2016
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia
  • September 5 2016

This is no romance story, rather a cautionary tale about the payroll tax implications for companies grouped together by the Payroll Tax Acts. In this


Franchisors: Is your franchise agreement at risk of being unfair?
  • Gadens
  • Australia
  • September 5 2016

For most franchisors, the period between 1 July and 31 October each year is the time to review and update their franchise system's disclosure


Are you Ready for the Extension of the Unfair Contract Terms Regime to Franchise Agreements?
  • K&L Gates
  • Australia
  • July 27 2016

Since 2010, the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) and the ASIC Act have prohibited and made void terms in standard form contracts with consumers that were


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


Yearly Disclosure Document Update Time
  • K&L Gates
  • Australia
  • July 14 2016

Franchisors with more than one franchisee, must update their disclosure document between 1 July and 31 October each year. Assuming that the franchise