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Franchising - Recent Actions by the ACCC
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • May 25 2017

Recent action by the ACCC against Domino's and Ultra Tune signals a clear warning to franchisors that the ACCC is intent on enforcing compliance with


Ontario releases Changing Workplaces Review Final Report: Franchising gets more than it bargained for
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • May 24 2017

The Final Report of the Province of Ontario’s Changing Workplaces Review was released on May 23, 2017. The report contains numerous


Franchise Compliance: Franchising infringement notices and pizza
  • Dentons
  • Australia
  • May 24 2017

A recent decision by the ACCC to issue infringement notices to a franchisor demonstrates the need for franchisors to comply with the ongoing


Changes to the Fair Work Act targeting the Franchise Sector
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • May 24 2017

The Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Vulnerable Workers) Bill 2017 proposes a significant new direction by making Franchisors liable for the breaches


When are Parent Company Financial Disclosures Required?
  • LeClairRyan
  • USA
  • May 22 2017

A franchisor selling franchises in the U.S. must disclose its audited financial statements in Item 21 of the franchise disclosure document (FDD


Franchisee fraud: 7-Eleven validly terminates franchise agreement
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • May 22 2017

The Supreme Court of New South Wales has recently held that 7-Eleven was lawfully entitled to terminate a franchisee for fraud in circumstances where


Publication of the Decree on the setting-up of the social dialogue committees: Franchise networks having 300 employees or more in France should prepare
  • Taylor Wessing
  • France
  • May 17 2017

The Labor Law of 8 August 2016 (referred to as the El Khomri Law ) has introduced a “social dialogue committee” (the “Committee”) in the franchise


ACCC issues warning to franchisors - upholding protections afforded to small businesses under industry codes is an enforcement priority
  • Lander & Rogers
  • Australia
  • May 16 2017

The ACCC has signalled a clear warning to franchisors that upholding the protections afforded to small businesses under industry codes is an


Parution du décret sur la mise en place de l’instance de dialogue : Les réseaux de franchise de plus de 300 salariés doivent se tenir prêts
  • Taylor Wessing
  • France
  • May 15 2017

La loi Travail dite loi El Khomri du 8 août 2016 a instauré au sein des réseaux de franchise dépassant une certaine taille une instance de


Estimating franchise start-up costs: A shared responsibility
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • May 15 2017

Prospective franchisees have an interest in knowing the extent of the investment required to start a franchise - but who is responsible for such an