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Private equity in franchising a lesson from Dunkin’ Donuts
  • Sotos LLP
  • Canada
  • May 5 2015

Until about a decade ago private equity funds kept away from investing in the franchise industry. That is no longer the case. A lot of private equity


Extension of unfair contract terms protection to small businesses - many franchise agreements likely to be caught
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • May 5 2015

The Federal Government has released an exposure draft of proposed legislation that would extend consumer protections against unfair contract terms to


Franchise agreement registration in Indonesia
  • Tilleke & Gibbins
  • Indonesia
  • March 9 2015

With the biggest economy in ASEAN and the fourth-largest population in the world, Indonesia is an attractive location for franchisors. In this


IFA's third annual Franchising Day in California is March 11
  • Armstrong Teasdale LLP
  • USA
  • March 9 2015

The International Franchise Association's (IFA) third annual California "Franchising Day" is set for March 11, 2015. The goal of Franchising Day is


Franchisor enforces forum selection clause against area representative in California federal district court
  • Haynes and Boone LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2015

Haynes and Boone, LLP client, How Do You Roll?, successfully enforced a venue selection clause against an area representative in the U.S. District


She has blonde hair and a beauty mark, but is it really Marilyn? All trademark licenses are not franchises
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • December 3 2014

There are significant consequences for a relationship being characterized as a franchise. One of the biggest consequences is the right of the


Registration of franchising (commercial concession) agreements introduced in Ukraine
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Ukraine
  • December 2 2014

The procedure of state registration of franchising agreements (as commercial concession agreements) will come into effect in Ukraine from 21 April


Two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions, on a sesame seed bun NLRB rocks franchise world by authorizing complaints against McDonald’s as a joint employer; signals significant step toward broadening the joint employer test
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • August 11 2014

The National Labor Relations Board is attempting to expand the reach of the National Labor Relations Act once again - this time the NLRB's Office of


Who’s the boss
  • Strasburger & Price LLP
  • USA
  • August 7 2014

One huge perk to franchising is that it enables many Americans to own and operate their own small business which would not be possible without


One step closer to new franchising laws
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 14 2014

Some of these recommendations are one step closer to becoming a reality, with the introduction of the Consumer Amendment (Industry Code Penalties