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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


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


Federal Court delivers Pizza Hut good news
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • March 7 2016

Last week, the Federal Court of Australia published its judgment in the much-publicised class action proceedings brought against Yum! Restaurants


2016 means big business for the ACCC
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • February 24 2016

In his first public address for the year, ACCC Chairman Rod Sims has unveiled the ACCC's 2016 Enforcement and Compliance Policy. The Policy sets out


Harvey Norman franchisee at fault for repairs again!
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • February 9 2016

The Federal Court has imposed a $52,000 penalty on a Harvey Norman franchisee, Bunavit, for making false or misleading representations to customers


Franchising and the new small business ombudsman
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • February 2 2016

Kate Carnell, the former chief executive of the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, was announced on Monday 1 February 2016 as Australia's


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


New Franchising Code celebrates first birthday
  • Cooper Grace Ward
  • Australia
  • January 11 2016

The most recent edition of the Franchising Code of Conduct (Code), which was the most significant change in the regulation of the franchising