Marsh & Maher Lawyers
Franchisors have always had to operate under a regulated environment, but scrutiny has increased. We are still seeing continued cases in the media of franchisees alleging they were misled and
Not happy times for the franchise industry of late let’s be honest. I am a keen advocate of the industry and as members of the FCA we want to see successful and jolly outcomes in the industry for franchisors and franchisees.
Remember that classic song, ‘I never promised you a rose garden’, written by Joe South, recorded by country music singer Lynn Anderson, and first released by Billy Joe Royal in 1967? That’s what most franchisors would sing to their franchisees.
Are disputes common in franchising? It’s a pertinent question for anyone looking to invest in a franchise business.