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How much must a franchisor disclose? ACCC launches first proceedings against a franchisor under the revised Franchising Code of Conduct
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia
  • September 28 2016

The mandatory Franchising Code of Conduct (the 2015 Code) which commenced on 1 January 2015, requires franchisors to provide a disclosure document to


Out-of-State Taxpayers Can Reduce Pennsylvania Franchise Tax Under Wynne; Conduct Manufacturing? Your Franchise Tax Should Be Zero
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • September 26 2016

The Pennsylvania franchise tax has finally expired: 2015 is the last year that taxpayers are required to report and pay it. Because the tax rate has


Leasing to Franchised Businesses - Special Considerations
  • Sotos LLP
  • Canada
  • September 26 2016

Commercial landlords routinely lease premises in shopping malls, plazas and standalone buildings to franchised businesses. Those businesses represent


Lessons Unlearned: Franchise and Independent Contractor Agreements Can Be Kiss of Death
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • September 22 2016

The Third Circuit's decision is a pointed reminder to franchisors, as well as businesses that use independent contractors, that the form of their


Loi travail et instance de dialogue social pour les réseaux de franchise
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • France
  • September 20 2016

Après maintes péripéties, la nouvelle Loi travail française (parfois aussi dénommée “Loi El Khomri”) a finalement été promulguée par le Parlement le


The Devil is in the Details: what you need to know about your Franchise Agreement
  • Sotos LLP
  • Canada
  • September 19 2016

Deciding to purchase a franchise is a complex process. After researching the business side of the investment, prospective franchisees should carefully


Alberta Extends Mature Franchisor Exemption to 2021
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • September 15 2016

The Alberta government has recently decided to extend its Mature Franchisor Exemption under the Franchises Act until its next review in 2021. Under


Le franchiseur admis à poursuivre le gérant codébiteur solidaire en cas de défaillance du franchisé
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • France
  • September 13 2016

Dans un arrêt du 2 mars 2016, la Cour d’appel de Paris a retenu l’application de la clause de garantie solidaire prévue dans un contrat de franchise


Food & Beverage Litigation Update: Issue 616
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 12 2016

A California federal court has granted in part and denied in part a motion to dismiss a lawsuit alleging Chipotle Mexixan Grill Inc. misleadingly


A simple "no thank you" would have sufficed
  • Graydon Head & Ritchey LLP
  • USA
  • September 9 2016

The Subway Sandwich chain is facing a class action lawsuit that arises from an offer to give away free six inch sandwiches. The problem for Subway