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Friday, August 23, 2019, 1:00-2:00pm

Though franchises often seem to clients like vehicles to assured success, they are nonetheless risky ventures.

The task for lawyers advising clients about franchises is to counsel them about setting reasonable expectations and help them understand the practical implications of the franchise agreement. This is no easy task because these agreements a complex arrangement of restrictions, fees, operational requirements, intellectual property protections and reporting periods. But understanding how these agreements work – and the range of what’s negotiable and what’s not – is essential to client success.

This program provides a real world guide to the framework of franchise law, practical due diligence of franchise opportunities, and reviewing and negotiating the most important provisions of franchise agreements.

Part 2 topics include:

  • Major economic and non-economic provisions in franchise agreements
  • Determining what’s truly negotiable – and what’s not
  • Scope of territory – rights within in it and the opportunity to expand
  • Tiers of fees, royalties and marketing expenses
  • Operating standards and covenants – and negotiating for local modification
  • Transfer and exit issues when a franchisee wants out

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Start Time:
August 23, 2019 1:00 PM Eastern
12:00 PM Central, 11:00 AM Mountain, 10:00 AM Pacific
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Franchise Agreements: What You Need to Know Before Your Clients Signs - Part 2 | Live Replay from March 13, 2019 | Phone/Audio Streaming
TUITION RATE.  

All Attendees: $80


Early discount and CLE Premier Pass rates are not available for this program. 

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Speaker Information
David Gusewelle   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
NC State Bar
Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) and Certified Paralegal Education (CPE) (Total): 1.00
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