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Ontario Court of Appeal considers scope of franchisor’s duty to disclose outside mandatory disclosure context
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • February 4 2013

In an important new decision for franchisors, 3574423 Canada Inc. v. Baton Rouge Restaurants Inc. (Baton Rouge), the Ontario Court of Appeal (ONCA


Rainbow International seeks restoration of exclusive use of its marks
  • Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP
  • USA
  • May 1 2014

On April 9, 2014, Rainbow International LLC ("Rainbow International"), of Waco, Texas, filed a complaint in the Middle District of Georgia against


Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court upholds rights to shorten statute of limitations by contract role
  • LeClairRyan
  • USA
  • February 1 2013

On November 21, 2012 the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ("SJC" or "Court") in Creative Playthings Franchising Corp. vs. Reiser et al., 463 Mass


Padgett Business Services goes after former franchisee for trademark infringement
  • Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP
  • USA
  • April 24 2014

Smallbizpros, Inc., dba Padgett Business Services ("Padgett") asserts trademark infringement in connection with allegations of post-termination


Retailing in Romania - a practical “to do list” for brand owners
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Romania
  • April 11 2014

The Romanian market has a lot of potential. Others have already made a fashion statement in Romania. What are you waiting for? If you are an


Major amendments to franchising code foreshadowed
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • April 2 2014

Stakeholders are invited to comment on the draft bill and Regulations by 30 April 2014 with the changes expected to take effect from 1 January 2015


Small business commissioners and the Franchising Code of Conduct (Cth): what next?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 25 2012

The Franchising Code of Conduct (Code) has been in existence now since 1998, after it was passed to address perceived deficiencies in the industry which were not being addressed by the then voluntary code of conduct


Franchise legislation may soon be a reality in British Columbia
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • February 15 2013

In October 2012, the British Columbia Law Institute (BCLI) began a project on bringing forth recommendations for a Franchise Act for British Columbia


Are you going to feel heartache or experience success, this is the franchise riddle
  • Quinn & Scattini Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 7 2013

A topic that has received interest before, during and after the GFC has been what options are available if a franchise does not perform well. In


Complying with Item 12 territory disclosures
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • February 5 2013

New "FAQ 37" released by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) makes clear that a franchise system reserving the right to develop "non-traditional