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New payment practices regulations and the implications for franchise businesses
  • Fieldfisher LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 11 2017

The Payment Practices and Performance Regulations 2017 require, as of financial years beginning on or after April 6 2017, large UK businesses to


Avoiding Disputes With Franchisees
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 23 2017

Any long term commercial relationship has the potential for friction, but the more complicated nature of franchise relationships make them


Property Options - The Typical Choices
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 23 2017

How business property is held in franchise relationships varies. Here property expert, Andrew Worley examines the advantages and disadvantages to a


Are Post-Termination Restrictions in Franchise Agreements Enforceable?
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 23 2017

The general answer is 'yes'; whilst the Courts are generally reluctant to enforce any provision that affects an individual's ability to earn a living


Branding - Proceed with caution
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 23 2017

Trademarks and other intellectual property rights are a key part of franchising. For the franchisor with an established brand, franchising can help


The Impact of Brexit on Franchising And How to Manage The Transition Successfully
  • Slater & Gordon
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 9 2017

The Brexit vote, and subsequent triggering of Article 50 back in March 2017, has caused significant uncertainty for franchisors and franchisees


Franchise & Distribution Networks Newsletter n11 - 2nd Quarter 2017
  • Taylor Wessing
  • France, Germany, Netherlands, United Kingdom, European Union
  • May 4 2017

The franchisor's know-how, key and substantial element of the franchise relationship is defined by Article 1. g) of EU Regulation No 3302010 relating


Court of Appeal Frustrates Party’s Attempt To Escape From Contract
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 28 2017

The UK Court of Appeal was recently asked to consider the vexed question of exactly when a commercial agreement will be frustrated. A contract will


What is virtual reality and augmented reality?
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • March 13 2017

With predictions that Virtual Reality arcades may be a new trend, the time has come for franchisors to seriously consider the impact on franchising


Preparing for Brexit: top five considerations for franchisors in 2017
  • Fieldfisher LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • February 28 2017

Recent events have given the first real insight into the Brexit process