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Franchise Disclosure Document – Understanding Item 19

Understanding Item 19 in the Franchise Disclosure Document

No business work is completed without documentation, both the franchisor and the franchise needs to compile certain papers for a legal purpose. One of the most important legal document is known as the Franchise Disclosure Document. This document is maintained by the franchisor to facilitate individuals interested in acquiring their franchise. In the franchise disclosure …

Franchise Tips and Hints

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Five Top Tips for New Franchisees Top franchise tips for investing in a new franchise. Investing in a new franchise can be an exciting milestone in your working life. The potential that franchises offer for career advancement and financial freedom can be substantial, especially if you find the right opportunity. However, in order to make …

Franchise Tax: What You Need to Know

Franchise Tax: What You Need to Know Famous Einstein once share his thought about tax filing and say, ‘it is difficult for a mathematician. Probably it takes a philosopher to answer that’. Though he is not a franchisee, it is still surprising to see that many franchising folks are caught up with his idea and …

What to Expect from a Franchise Deposit Agreement

Once you’ve decided on a Franchise, you may need to pay a franchise deposit to secure a territory and this usually involves signing a franchise deposit agreement. This is not to be confused with the actual Franchise agreement, which is completed later on, but is another more serious step towards the final commitment of becoming …

New Aussie Franchise Disclosure Laws?

The Australian Associated Press reports that franchise owners may have to give more warnings to prospective franchisees, after the government announced a review of the franchising code of conduct. Small Business Minister Fran Bailey said the government would review the disclosures section of the code, which relates to the information franchisers must disclose to prospective …

The Big Brand Theory

The Big Brand Theory One of the most cost effective ways to achieve national market presence is by becoming a franchisor with a big brand. In addition, franchisees often enjoy rapid success because they are purchasing a proven system and not starting from scratch. Maximize your company’s earning potential with the help of Greensfelder’s Franchise …

IT’S RAINING FRANCHISE LAWYERS!

It’s the time of year for spring showers, but at Birkett Long it’s raining franchise lawyers with further increases to the firm’s legally qualified staff. Annie Luckin and Emma Hopkins are two new solicitors who have recently joined the commercial property team. Annie Luckin has a joint honours degree in Agri-Business Management and marketing and worked …

NOTARIES WITH ROMAN ORIGINS

Peter Allen, Solicitor at Essex legal firm, Birkett Long, has recently completed his qualification and has been appointed a Notary Public by the Archbishop of Canterbury. Peter’s appointment means that the firm now has four Notaries amongst their legal advice staff, one based at their Chelmsford office, one in Colchester and two at Halstead, offering …