The aim of this guide is to provide its readers with a pragmatic overview of franchise and licensing laws and regulations across a variety of jurisdictions.
Each chapter of this guide provides information about pre-offer, registration and other requirements; ongoing relationships; renewals and terminations; and general considerations.
The Q&A template for each chapter has been provided by David Bond of Fieldfisher.
Hot Topic: Are Franchisees Now Employees of their Franchisor?
A Discussion of the Consequences of Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court and California Assembly Bill 5.
Hot Topic: Mexico: Franchising and Data Protection
In Mexico, the franchise agreement will be governed, and subject to the terms agreed, by the parties, as well as by the provisions set out in the Industrial Property Law (“IPL”) and its implementing Regulation and, for aspects not regulated in the IPL, the general rules of the Federal Civil Code and the Commercial Code …