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New Ohio Law On Joint Employer Status Limits Franchisors From State Employment Laws
Joint employer status continues to be a major issue at all levels of the debate, including with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) and federal and state courts.
United States
29 Jan 2019
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Valuing The Older Hospitality Facility Can Be Complicated
Hospitality facilities built in the 1980s or 1990s (or earlier) tend to have design and layout configurations that are out of touch with a franchisor's present market requirements.
United States
14 Sep 2017
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New Arizona Law Releases Chokehold On Franchise Employment Status Dilemma
On March 21, 2017, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey signed into law House Bill 2322 which is Arizona's response to the legal controversy plaguing many franchisors relative to imputed joint employment.
United States
22 May 2017
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Franchise And Distribution News
As we all know, using arbitration clauses in commercial agreements is pretty commonplace—particularly in the franchise world. Yet, as two recent federal appeals court decisions make clear...
United States
14 Mar 2017
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Franchise And Distribution News, March 2017
Quick. Define Twin Peaks. Other than the obviously now dated TV show, up until a couple of weeks ago, the only other definition of Twin Peaks was a restaurant chain that featured double entendre advertising...
Canada
14 Mar 2017
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Moving Forward, Franchisors Should Take A Step Back: How To Avoid The Risk Of Being Labelled A Joint Employer
Franchisors in the United States are experiencing increased risk of being classified as a joint employer.
United States
7 Mar 2017
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Bringing Clarity To Franchise Disclosure
With the concurrence of all parties, this main issue was disposed of through a summary judgment process.
United States
7 Mar 2017
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Is Your Dispute, Subject To Arbitration Under Your Franchise Agreement, Going To Be Litigated In Court?
As we all know, using arbitration clauses in commercial agreements is pretty commonplace—particularly in the franchise world.
United States
7 Mar 2017
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Franchise And Distribution News - March 2017
As we all know, using arbitration clauses in commercial agreements is pretty commonplace—particularly in the franchise world.
United States
7 Mar 2017
10
So You Want To ‘Make Partner': A Word Of Warning To Junior Professionals, Watch What You Wish For
Group medical and dental practices often look to expand their practices by hiring additional professionals, typically those with less experience than the equity owners of the practice group.
United States
7 Mar 2017
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BC Franchise Laws Come Into Effect
On February 1, 2017, the British Columbia Franchises Act and Regulations came into effect making British Columbia the sixth province in Canada with franchise legislation.
Canada
17 Feb 2017
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BC Finalizes Franchise Laws
The Franchises Act (BC) will come into force on February 1, 2017, at which time British Columbia will be the sixth Canadian province to have franchise specific (disclosure) legislation.
Canada
14 Oct 2016
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Electronic And Courier Delivery Coming To Ontario
Once the amended regulations come into effect on July 1, 2016, there will be four acceptable means of delivery of a franchise disclosure document in Ontario: personally, by registered mail, by prepaid courier, and electronically.
Canada
1 Jul 2016
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Franchise & Distribution News, Number 2 - April 2016
Ontario restaurants, bars and other businesses with employees who receive some of their pay through tips and gratuities will face new laws governing how these tips are collected and distributed to employees beginning this summer.
United States
14 Apr 2016
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Dunkin' Donuts Quebec Case Now Final
The Quebec Court of Appeal's April 15, 2015 decision is now the last word in a landmark case brought by 21 Dunkin' Donuts Quebec franchisees against their franchisor, Dunkin' Brands Canada Ltd.
United States
14 Apr 2016
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Are Shareholders Of A Corporate Franchisee Considered "Franchisees" Under Ontario's Franchise Legislation?
The Ontario Superior Court of Justice considered the matter in the context of whether the shareholders of the corporate franchisee can invoke the statutory rights afforded to franchisees under the Arthur Wishart Act (Franchise Disclosure), 2000 (Ontario).
United States
14 Apr 2016
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How Enforceable Are Your Non-Competition Covenants In Canada?
Most franchise agreements include a non-competition covenant preventing a franchisee from competing with the franchisor during the term, and in many cases after the term of the agreement.
United States
14 Apr 2016
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Ontario Employment Standards Audit Manual Now Available
In Ontario, statutory employment standards are established by the Employment Standards Act, 2000 (ESA) and enforced by the Ministry of Labour through its Employment Standards Program.
United States
14 Apr 2016
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Change To Michigan Law Provides Some Protection For Franchisors
One of the recent concerns for both franchisors and franchisees in the US has been the uncertainty created by regulatory efforts to have franchisors held liable as a "joint employer" of the employees of their franchisees.
United States
14 Apr 2016
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Electronic Disclosure: The Canadian Franchise Association Proposes Changes To The Arthur Wishart Act
The Canadian Franchise Association has proposed changes to modernize Ontario's Arthur Wishart Act (Franchise Disclosure), 2000 by allowing franchise disclosure documents to be delivered electronically.
United States
3 Dec 2015
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