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7 ways to avoid misrepresentation

30/04/2019

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

Terminating a franchise agreement: how to get it right

14/12/2018

Facing the final curtain … said Frank Sinatra. Franchise agreements can and do end in all sorts of circumstances.

Franchising under the hammer: opinion

08/06/2018

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.

Renewing the franchise agreement

11/04/2018

The renewal or extension of a franchise agreement, is an important right and greatly impacts on the franchisor and franchisee in different ways.

Don’t let sneaky clauses in the franchise agreement trip you up!

01/02/2018

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.

10 ways to keep disputes at bay

23/01/2018

How can franchisors can handle complaints before they become disputes?

What to do when you franchisor fails to deliver

13/12/2017

You want to buy a franchise..well, let’s look into the future…

How do you get out of a franchise?

22/09/2017

It’s easy to get in, not always so easy to get out. But understanding the rules around exiting a franchise helps.

Is franchising a hot bed of disputes between franchisees and franchisors?

31/08/2017

Are disputes common in franchising? It’s a pertinent question for anyone looking to invest in a franchise business.

How to stay legal with preferred suppliers

16/08/2016

Franchisors, do you force your franchisees to acquire goods or services from a specified third party supplier?