Entering into a franchise is a big commitment with ongoing obligations. It is important that you seek legal advice before signing any franchise agreement to ensure that you fully understand your rights and obligations under the franchise system.
Franchising is a specialist area of law and requires a lawyer familiar with the documentation and procedures in this niche area.
- Items of importance which you need to note;
- Matters which you should consider negotiating;
- Items which you are not standard and you should not agree to.
The Small Business Lawyer has acted for many franchisees of franchised businesses. We have experience working with many popular Australian franchised systems and are already familiar with their processes and documentation, giving you a distinct advantage as a potential franchisee.