Nothing lasts forever. That includes the right to sue for franchise disclosure violations. If a franchisor does not comply with franchise disclosure laws, the franchisee has only a finite time to file a complaint. This is referred to as the
Can you use someone’s trademark as part of the your URL web address? Listen to the video and learn how the law is changing.
On the Gettins’ Blawg, we have touched on a number of employment discrimination claims. But, really how prevalent are employee discrimination claims? Each year, the EEOC publishes information about the number and kind of claims that are filed. Take a
What happens if you stop selling your products or services, does your trademark rights cease? Listen to the video to hear the answer.
Recently on the Gettins’ Blawg, we discussed the case of CHUTICH et al v. PAPA JOHN‘S INTERNATIONAL. In that case, consumers were trying to hold the Papa John franchisor accountable for endorsing a franchisee practice of texting a consumer contrary
So you have a franchise prospect. The prospect’s native language is not English. Maybe the franchise prospect is not very fluent in the English written word. Do you have to translate the franchise disclosure document into another language? The quick
Beginning January 1, 2013, Employers were required to update the forms they use for securing employee background checks. As we have discussed in this blawg on several occasions, performing an employee background check is not as simple as turning an
Franchise Agreements may contain minimum royalty fee requirements and performance standards. What is the difference between the two? Can you be in default even if you pay the minimum royalty fee amount? Listen to the video and learn the answers.